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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 02/05/2014

Republicans’ newest debt-ceiling farce

The self-proclaimed party of fiscal responsibility plans to demand the debt ceiling not be raised unless the federal government spends an additional $8 billion.

By James Downie  |  12:15 PM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, CBO, debt ceiling, Keystone XL

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 11/15/2013

The consequences of an Affordable Care Act failure

It would destroy liberals’ biggest policy goal, but, no, it wouldn’t doom liberalism

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  04:30 PM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 10/25/2013

Today in “How Government Works”

If you schedule a press briefing, you need to come up with something to say that passes the giggle test

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  05:04 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 07/02/2013

The insiders: Republicans are jeopardizing their long-term brand viability for short-term gains

Republicans jeopardizing long-term brand viability for short-term gains

By Carter Eskew  |  11:51 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, Bush, medicaid, Mitch McConnell, National Football League, obama, Supreme Court

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 03/15/2013

The real world of Medicare and deficit reduction

The story that you've been hearing about Democrats reluctant to touch entitlements is pure fantasy. And the reality-based story is working better than expected.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  02:38 PM ET, 03/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, entitlements, Medicare