Some Republicans reject Medicaid expansion because they hate Obamacare.
Texas senator, usually scary smart, just sounds scary on this issue.
Weak nations will struggle against economic and ecological challenges.
World-famous Met is being torn apart by a labor standoff.
Marina del Rey and other California harbors needs protection from toxics.
In recent decisions, the conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court has made clear its view that corporations are people, with all the attendant rights. They are entitled to free speech, which in their case means spending lots of money to bend the political process to their ends. They are entitled to religious beliefs, including those that mean denying benefits to their workers. Up next, the right to bear arms?
Unless we pay more attention to people behind the numbers, the war between Israel and Hamas will never end.
President Obama has no choice but to take unilateral action.
Recently, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., suggested that the California-style top-two primary can save the country, or at least its political system. He very well could be right.
Despite disadvantages, Republicans are best positioned to enact smart change.