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Entries by The Media Consortium from 01/2009

Weekly Audit: Curbing Decline in 2009 (Economy NewsLadder)

| Posted 01.06.2009 | Politics

The first step in rebuilding a government that actually responds to problems before they reach the bailout stage will be Obama's highly anticipated economic recovery package.

Weekly Pulse: America's Next Top Doctor (Healthcare Newsladder)

| Posted 01.07.2009 | Politics

The surgeon general has an informal role as the country's leading medical and lifestyle educator, and it's that role the Gupta is uniquely positioned to fill.

2009 is Make or Break Year for Immigration Reform Immigration NewsLadder

| Posted 01.08.2009 | Politics

    By Nezua Media Consortium Mediawire Blogger The new year rushes upon us with momentum born of crisis and necessity. In every d...

Weekly Audit: Filling FDR's Shoes Economy NewsLadder

| Posted 01.13.2009 | Politics

The Great Depression permanently changed the government's role in the U.S economy, and it appears increasingly plausible that the current recession will have an equally lasting policy legacy.

Weekly Pulse: Are We There Yet? Healthcare NewsLadder

| Posted 01.14.2009 | Politics

By Lindsay Beyerstein, TMC MediaWire blogger. This week in healthcare, the Pulse adopts what doctors call a "watchful waiting stance." So much is ...

Trapped Behind a Mesh of Broken Law Immigration NewsLadder

| Posted 01.15.2009 | Politics

by Nezua Media Consortium Blogger As we are days away from ushering in a new president, hopes are high that relief can be had in federal immigra...

Weekly Audit: The Battle for Wall Street Begins Economy NewsLadder

| Posted 01.20.2009 | Politics

by Zach Carter, Media Consortium MediaWire Blogger "I'm not talking about a budget deficit. I'm not talking about a trade deficit. I'm not talking ab...

Weekly Pulse: Obama Suspends All Last-Minute Bush Regulations, Pending Review Healthcare NewsLadder

| Posted 01.21.2009 | Politics

By Lindsay Beyerstein, TMC MediaWire blogger. Within hours of taking the Oath of Office, President Barack Obama ordered all federal agencies to suspe...

Marching Toward Justice Immigration NewsLadder

| Posted 01.22.2009 | Politics

By Nezua Media Consortium Blogger Welcome to the new White House administration, in which we move forward with purpose. On President Obama's ver...

Weekly Audit: Obama's Stimulus Plan Signals End of Era Economy NewsLadder

| Posted 01.27.2009 | Politics

by Zach Carter, Media Consortium MediaWire Bloggger Since the U.S. is officially in a recession, and the Congressional Budget Office has predicted ...

Weekly Pulse: Funding Birth Control? It's the Economy, Stupid Healthcare NewsLadder

| Posted 01.28.2009 | Politics

By Lindsay Beyerstein, The Media Consortium MediaWire blogger. The $825 billion economic stimulus package is finally taking shape as House committe...

A Cry for Change from Coast to Coast Immigration NewsLadder

| Posted 01.29.2009 | Politics

by Nezua Media Consortium Media Wires BloggerAll over the nation, communities are clamoring to be heard. In this worsening economic landscape, migra...