Big labor unions and liberal members of Congress have picked a fight against the global expansion of the rights of workers by mounting do-or-die opposition against the Trade Promotion bill moving through Congress that will allow the President to bring the Trans-Pacific Partnership to Congress for an up-or-down vote. In doing so, American labor is displaying […]
The media has either buried the coverage of the permanent Medicare "doc fix" in Iran coverage, or they have been covering the surface story. Scratch a little below the surface though, and you see that the legislation President Obama just signed is a massive victory for liberal health care priorities.
This morning, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee passed a resolution on giving Congress a vote on the Iran deal. Far from the original hawkish legislation, however, the compromise that emerged after days of lobbying on Capital Hill by administration officials seems to have defanged the war caucus by shortening the review period, giving the president a ve […]