Stories by Bill Scher

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Posted on: Aug 7, 2013, Source: Blog for Our Future

Tried to hurt poor people, women, and above all repeal Obamacare.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2012, Source: Blog for Our Future

No one's denying conservatives are good at creative thinking.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2012, Source: Blog for Our Future

The big albatross around Romney's neck is conservatism itself.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2011, Source: Blog for Our Future

This is a critical moment in our nation's history. Now's the time to stand up.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2010, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Billionaire Pete Peterson's anti-Social Security, anti-Medicare anti-public investment deficit propaganda film "I.O.U.S.A" is scheduled for broadcast on CNN.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2010, Source: Campaign for America's Future

We have to recognize that if all bipartisanship produces are bills that fall short, all bipartisanship will give us is failure.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2010, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Two senators want to blackmail the rest by saddling a spending bill with a "debt commission." Progressive leaders are crying foul.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2009, Source: Campaign for America's Future

The arguments by obstructionists are dead -- the math shows health care costs will drop while achieving near universal coverage.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2008, Source: Campaign for America's Future

With the economy spiraling downwards, Obama crafts new New Deal as conservative dead-enders balk.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2008, Source: Campaign for America's Future

It is not only possible but potentially necessary to increase public investments in spite of a large deficit.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2008, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Sen. Joe Biden shows that he gets what's going on in America, not with stats, but around middle-class kitchen tables.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2008, Source: TomPaine.com

Democrats, Republicans and independents all say the economy is job one.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2007, Source: TomPaine.com

Conservatives fear losing the SCHIP debate because if Democrats succeed on health care, they will have a lock on the crucial middle-class vote.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2007, Source: TomPaine.com

The GOP is afraid that good government will undermine their conservative goals, their special interest backers and their own political careers.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2007, Source: TomPaine.com

Live Earth is this weekend and hopefully it will take the issue of global warming beyond raising awareness. So, what comes next?

Posted on: Jun 26, 2007, Source: TomPaine.com

Congressional Democrats never stood up to Bush's far-right judicial nominees. With this week's decisions, Americans are reaping what their lack of back-bone sowed.

Posted on: May 9, 2007, Source: TomPaine.com

Business leaders want a break from mounting healthcare costs, but their policy fix would be nothing more than a dressing up of the same failed healthcare system.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

There's room in this country for optimism, after all: Here are six good things that the elections have brought us.