How likely are more sweeping health care reforms in the US? Not very likely at all.
Did we have a free market in health care prior to the passage of PPACA? No.
Since when is working the week before Christmas sacrilege?
Has anyone told Mike Bloomberg that “No Labels” is, well, a label?
One simple proposal on the size of the House of Representatives.
Yes, a federal judge has ruled the individual mandate to be unconstitutional. However, this issue is hardly settled yet.
Columbia political science professor David Epstein has been charged with a 3-year incestuous relationship with his adult daughter.
The Senate has constructed the legislation to correspond to the Obama-McConnell deal, sweeteners and all.
Krauthammer thinks Obama tricked the GOP into agreeing to Stimulus II.
The pending compromise between the two parties on taxes and other policies underscores the fact that enhanced minority power (in this case, the filibuster power) helps contribute to fiscal irresponsibility.
Is it possible to govern and not engage in some amount of redistribution?
The states fought hard to retain the right to appoint Senators, right?
How would appointed Senators affect the partisan mix of the Senate?
Why would policy outcomes be different under the 17th Amendment?
They aren’t going to stop, but the cliches that pass for debate sure are tiresome (plus some musings about the tax cut extension debate).
Sorting out, to some degree, the role of the states in our constitutional order.
Are the interests of a given state different than the interests of the people living in that state?
Is there really anyone who can credibly argue at this point that the policy regarding homosexuals openly serving in the armed services is anything other than basic discrimination?
Roughly 150 years ago, the CSA was born. Is this something worthy of celebration?
McCain brings up “regime change” in re: the DKRP and China apparently isn’t doing enough.
There is a simple mathematical equation that explains why deficit reduction is so difficult.
There is at least one simple reason why dealing with the North is so difficult.