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Disabled people playing dead on McConnell’s floor sums it up brilliantly—showing exactly what will happen if he gets what he wants, and exactly who is to blame. more

Jun 23, 2017 12:19 PM Dispatches

I have spent much of my life as an uninsured man, and the thought of going back is unimaginable. more

Jun 23, 2017 11:44 AM Dispatches

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Gage Skidmore

The top 1 percent are raking in more now than in the free-market loving administrations of Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover. Do we really want more of the same? more

Jun 21, 2017 10:32 AM Dispatches

Trump, who held a Rose Garden celebration after the bill’s passage in the House, has called the legislation “mean.” more

Jun 15, 2017 11:04 AM Dispatches

Attorney General insists he knows nothing. more

Jun 14, 2017 4:49 PM Dispatches

The bimonthly magazine has nearly 90,000 paid subscribers, many of whom have come forward to defend it, saying Walker’s move is anti-science and anti-environment. more

May 31, 2017 11:25 AM Dispatches

While the Donald Trump/Russia debacle sucks up media attention let’s not forget about legislation that could, um, kill people. more

May 18, 2017 11:09 AM Multimedia

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Matt Northam

All over the country Americans watched with disgust as the House Republicans rammed through their latest plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act. In its broad outlines, the American Health Care Act is a transfer of wealth from the poor to the rich. more

May 5, 2017 2:46 PM Dispatches

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John Fowler

By complaining that public lands are “locked up,” the Trump Administration doesn’t mean they are inaccessible to the public; it means the lands are closed to commercial developers, mining, and drilling operations. more

May 4, 2017 7:37 PM Dispatches

"A great general, wholly ignorant of war...A most law-defying, law-obeying citizen." more

May 3, 2017 1:59 PM Dispatches

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Steve Cup

Alexander Acosta will continue the Republican onslaught against protections for American labor. more

Apr 28, 2017 3:38 PM Dispatches

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YouTube

Trumpeting themes of “buy American, hire American” against a backdrop of red-white-and blue wrenches at Snap-On Tool in Kenosha, Wisconsin Donald Trump wanted everyone to know how much he is rewarding working-class supporters. Even if he isn't. more

Apr 21, 2017 2:34 PM Dispatches

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Chris Emms

What better way to respond to businesses not in compliance for three decades than to give them a wee bit more time? more

Apr 19, 2017 1:09 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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Pixabay

Pervasive problems, both for those with private insurance and the twenty-eight million Americans still lacking coverage even with the ACA’s help, explain the hunger for reform. more

Apr 3, 2017 4:39 PM Dispatches

Amid the onslaught of new revelations, executive orders and back room deals, important stories are no doubt falling by the wayside. more

Mar 30, 2017 8:52 AM Multimedia

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Elvert Barnes

We'll likely never know, but the maximally conservative record of the Supreme Court nominee provides some answers. Journalist Jake Whitney talks with law professor Zephyr Teachout in search of clues. more

Mar 24, 2017 4:57 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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Sarah Hopefl

The current kerfuffle among Republicans trying to reverse the ACA’s gains reveals that many Americans actually like having health care. more

Mar 24, 2017 1:23 PM Dispatches

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MANYBITS

The Republicans are after Planned Parenthood again, and basic health care access for our most vulnerable citizens is at stake. more

Mar 23, 2017 8:41 PM Dispatches

It's not the Trump Administration...it's the leakers. Promise. more

Mar 23, 2017 9:00 AM Multimedia

Ryan’s American Health Care Act is a grotesque, stitched-together, rightwing monster, offering staggering tax breaks for America’s very richest citizens while stripping health-care coverage for tens of millions of Americans in desperate need. more

Mar 20, 2017 3:04 PM Dispatches

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