Stories by Robert Reich

Robert B. Reich has served in three national administrations, most recently as secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton. His latest book is "Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few." His website is  subscribe to Robert Reich's feed

Posted on: Aug 28, 2016, Source:

Landslide, you say?

Posted on: Aug 22, 2016, Source:

The problem isn’t Obamacare. It lies in the structure of private markets for health insurance.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

America has the most bizarre health-insurance system imaginable: One designed to avoid sick people.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2016, Source:

She’s unlikely to have a typical presidential honeymoon because she won’t be riding a wave of hope and enthusiasm.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2016, Source:

Taxing Wall Street would accomplish a win-win for the American people.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2016, Source:

The biggest threats to American sovereignty are invisible digital dollars wired into U.S. election campaigns from abroad.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2016, Source:

It goes beyond emails and Debbie Wasserman Schultz.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2016, Source:

Washington insiders expect a return to politics as usual.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2016, Source:

Tim Kaine is as vanilla middle as you can get.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2016, Source: Robert Reich's Blog

Hillary is enormously qualified to be president; Trump is a danger to democracy.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source:

Given her history of being under relentless attack, it's understandable that Clinton seeks to minimize small oversights. But that's a mistake.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source:

Think of them as the political version of a national sales convention for the top-earning sales reps at your favorite corporation.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source:

He opened America’s eyes to the power of big money corrupting our democracy.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source:

Trump absurdly tries to position himself as a Sanders clone on trade—and it's laughable.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2016, Source:

This 4th of July, let's choose inclusion.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2016, Source:

She needs a big idea that gives her candidacy a purpose and rationale.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2016, Source:

The GOP still has time to change its mind.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2016, Source:

Playing the game well or honorably is irrelevant.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"Let me tell you this: You’ve already succeeded."

Posted on: Jun 5, 2016, Source:

Regardless of the electoral math, Bernie’s candidacy has never been mainly about Bernie.