Over the past few weeks, political junkies have been engrossed in the intricacies of healthcare policy. In cafes around D.C. you’re more likely to overhear conversations about essential health benefits… Continue reading "Healthcare is a Right"
If you were to ask Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer who was responsible for enacting the “nuclear option” to get rid of the filibuster for Supreme Court nominations, he would… Continue reading "The Senate Goes Nuclear"
In the summer of 2004, an epic battle was waged between two of the most powerful partisans in American politics. The combatants were not George W. Bush and John Kerry,… Continue reading "Schmooze and Booze"
Outnumbered in both houses of Congress and defeated in the presidential election, Democrats have been scrambling to find a viable political strategy in their new role as the minority. Some… Continue reading "Congressional Blues"