Republican activists seem to be gleeful that the Supreme Court is hearing a case now that could dismantle a big part of Obamacare by taking away subsidies from people who buy insurance through state-based exchanges set up by the federal government (as a result of those states' refusal to do so). Though I still believe there is little chance they will pr […]
Both Reuters and TPM are reporting that House Speaker John Boehner has surrendered the epic battle he promised last year to fight President Obama "tooth and nail" on his executive actions on immigration - a battle to which the funding of the Department of Homeland Security he has thus far held hostage. Boehner laid out three paths to his memb […]
In his speech to Congress, Netanyahu argued strongly against a deal being negotiated with Iran to rein in its nuclear ambitions. The speech had a distinct ring of desperation however, and his constant appeal to "world powers" is a window to President Obama's powerful global leadership.