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Potential Deal Struck on Excise Tax
Posted on: Jan 14, 2010, Source: Daily Kos
Labor has reached a tentative deal with Democrats on how to fix the excise tax.
Obama Pushes Excise Tax, House Dems Fight It
Posted on: Jan 7, 2010, Source: Daily Kos
President Obama remains steadfastly committed to forcing the Senate's Chevy tax on health plans over the House's millionaire's surtax.
Health Care Costs Curb Holiday Spending
Posted on: Dec 24, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Happy Holidays, if you can figure out how to pay for it.
How Insurers Trick Facebook Users into Opposing Heath Care Reform
Posted on: Dec 12, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Facebook is now another outlet for astroturfing.
Senate Health Bill Has Loophole Allowing Coverage Limits
Posted on: Dec 11, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
And this is suppose to be reforming our current health care system?
Senate Negotiations Clear As Mud
Posted on: Dec 10, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Can we have a new Senate for Christmas? This one's broken.
Ben Nelson Will Introduce Stupak-Like Amendment, Threatens Filibuster
Posted on: Dec 2, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
The Uninsured Are Twice as Likely to Die in the ER From a Traumatic Injury Than the Insured
Posted on: Nov 18, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Bottom line, being uninsured is potentially deadly.
Public Option Back on the Chopping Block
Posted on: Nov 11, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Adding to the problem of scared Dems is the Dems who insist upon being catered to. Lieberman has now been joined by Ben Nelson.
Could the Stupak Amendment Get the Boot in The Senate?
Posted on: Nov 10, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Sens. Barbara Boxer and Max Baucus seem to think so. But how ConservaDems will react is still unclear.
Boehner's Lame Excuse About Why the GOP Health Care Bill Sucks So Badly
Posted on: Nov 4, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Really, a leaked draft was all they could come up with after a day?
Meet the 28 (Male) Anti-Choice Dems Who Are Stalling Health Reform
Posted on: Nov 3, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Rep. Bart Stupak (D-Mich.) claims he's recruited over 40 anti-choice Dems to sabotage the current bill.
The 2010 Reforms in the House Healthcare Reform Bill
Posted on: Oct 29, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
House leadership has released this fact sheet on the key elements of the House healthcare reform bill that will begin in 2010.
House Leadership Deciding Now on Public Option
Posted on: Oct 28, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
An announcement on their decision is scheduled for tomorrow morning at 10:00 eastern, but we'll probably be hearing leaks any time now.
Majority of Americans Really Like the Idea of a Public Insurance Option
Posted on: Oct 23, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Voters want competition. It's the American way.
Health Care: Not All Republicans Are on the Crazy Train -- Just the Ones in Congress
Posted on: Oct 7, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
How health care reform can be the new mainstream.
North Dakota Dems Ask Conrad to Support a Public Option
Posted on: Oct 6, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
It's no surprise, given the state's rich history of grassroots populism.
Progressive Reaction to Baucus: We'll Have a Public Option
Posted on: Sep 17, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
The Baucus debacle might just end up being the kick start the Democrats needed to reinvigorate them for the fight for a public option.
Majority of Americans Who Are Not Max Baucus Know a "Scare Tactic" When They See It
Posted on: Sep 17, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Baucus is apparently not as smart as the majority of American people, who in a new Bloomberg poll show that they know bullshit when they see it.
The Baucus "Big, Big Tax" on the Middle Class
Posted on: Sep 16, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Hey Blue Dogs, you really want to jump in on this middle class tax increase known as the Baucus bill?
Nadler: Dropping the Public Option Could "Cause a Very Big Split" in the Party
Posted on: Sep 3, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
The question it's going to come down to is whether to Progressive Block will blink first.
McCaughey, Bachmann, Palin, LaRouche -- This Is Your GOP, Redux
Posted on: Aug 27, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
These 4 are shaping the American debate and media coverage about health policy? Was Zsa Zsa Gabor not available?
Obama Finally Answers Death Panel Lies
Posted on: Aug 25, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
The president issued a rebuttal today detailing the specifics of the GOP's misinformation campaign.
Thousands Gather for Free Health Care
Posted on: Aug 13, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Hey, crazy people and Congress members, this needs to be fixed.
Hold the Presses! A Blue Dog Looking Out for His Constituents!
Posted on: Aug 12, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
And in Texas even.
Stay Tuned For Blue Dog Hissy Fits This Week (And What Else is in Store on Healthcare)
Posted on: Aug 3, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
A roundup of what too look for in the ongoing battle over healthcare reform on Capitol Hill.
GOP Healthcare Plan: Delay, Obstruct, Lie, Rinse, Repeat
Posted on: Jul 21, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Here are the RNC talking points you're going to be hearing ad nauseum from conservative pundits and on the floor of the House and Senate.
Wiretapping Report Released
Posted on: Jul 11, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
Here are a few things that stand out.
Obama to Release More Bush Torture Memos: Can It Get Even Uglier?
Posted on: Mar 23, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
We need to know. If the release of these memos provides even greater impetus for a torture truth commission, so much the better.
Obama Picks Fan of Net Neutrality to Head FCC
Posted on: Jan 13, 2009, Source: Daily Kos
The news is out that Obama intends to nominate his technology adviser, Julius Genachowski to head the FCC.
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