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Dave Jamieson

Trader Joe's Proves That Obamacare Can Free Us From The Wrong Jobs | Dave Jamieson | Posted 06.11.2014 | Business

Late last year, Melissa O'Rourke found out that her employer, Trader Joe's, would no longer be offering health care coverage to part-time workers like...

Jason Linkins

Obamacare Encourages Some Risky Behavior -- And That's A Good Thing | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

Last September, Josh Barro wrote a piece about the ways in which the Affordable Care Act would "change the way [people] work and retire," for the good...

ACA Breaks 'Job Lock,' Giving Americans Choices on Jobs, Health Insurance

Wade Buchanan | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics
Wade Buchanan

The Affordable Care Act has increased the choices Americans have regarding health care and employment. And as any good conservative knows, when you increase choice, you improve lives.

Jason Linkins

How The Media Blew The Biggest Story Of The Week | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.11.2014 | Politics

Just over a week ago, Philadelphia Weekly published a cover story about a local musician named Jordan White, premised on the notion that White -- an earnest singer-songwriter type -- was some sort of stealth superstar in the Philadelphia music scene. The headline in the print edition was insistent in pushing this zingy notion: 'Jordan White may be the most famous local rock balladeer you've never heard of.'

Friday Talking Points -- Freedom From Job Lock

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The next big legislative fight (raising the debt ceiling) is just around the corner, and the Republicans can't seem to agree on what to hold as hostage.

Affordable Care Act a 'Job Killer'? No, That's Not What the CBO Said

Bob Semro | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics
Bob Semro

Opponents of the Affordable Care Act have used the most recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report on the nation's economy to claim that the health care law "kills jobs." Those claims, along with botched headlines and erroneous reporting, ignored important details in the report.

Michael McAuliff

Obamacare Opponents Freak Out At The Idea The Law Could Mean More Freedom | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The idea that Obamacare could give people more freedom sure struck a nerve with those who hate the health care reform law, and apparentl...

GOP to Constituents: We Want to Deny Your Freedom to Start a Business

Ethan Rome | Posted 09.14.2013 | Politics
Ethan Rome

Among the many life-changing freedoms Americans gained under Obamacare was the option to leave jobs at big employers to start their own businesses. But Republicans are fighting to take away this important new freedom.