Media message: If politicians don’t have to worry about re-election, naturally they’re going to act more extreme. But that argument is flawed, says Eric Boehlert.
Wait. What happened to the complaints about Obamacare? Now itu2019s u201cspending?u201d
Focus groups find the GOP in a battle for its political survival.
On Tuesday, President Obama spoke at length about the looming debt limit deadline and the ongoing government shutdown, and more.
In the current federal budget political context, unnecessary Pentagon spending destroys American jobs.
House Republicans continue to point the finger at President Obama for the government shutdown.
Noam Chomsky gives his perspective on the US government shutdown, the Syrian civil war, capitalist reform in South America and more in a Truthout interview.