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Lieberman Public Option

What Would You Give Joe Lieberman For Hanukkah?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

What would you give Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) to celebrate the Jewish holiday? Click below to tell us what you think the senator deserves in light ...

Sam Stein

White House Won't Hit Lieberman Hard For Health Care Opposition | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama administration said on Wednesday that they "disagree" with the substance of Sen. Joseph Lieberman's critique of a public option for insuranc...

Sam Stein

Obama Hasn't Talked With Lieberman Since Filibuster Threat | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama has not reached out to Sen. Joseph Lieberman in the week since the Connecticut Independent announced that he would potentially ...

Weiner Takes Lieberman On For "Audacity" Of Filibuster (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) took on Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) on "Morning Joe" Monday, chastising the former Democrat for pledging to join a filib...

Ryan Grim

Lieberman Willing To Sink Health Care Reform... But He Would Really Hate To Do It (AUDIO) | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman, the independent Democrat from Connecticut, emerged Tuesday afternoon from a meeting with his caucus as the center of attention -- ...

Ryan Grim

Lieberman: Obama Never Pressed Me On Public Option | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) insists that the White House did not pressure him to get in line behind either a public health insurance option or a M...

Lieberman: "Nothing" Better Than Public Option (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) made his position on health care reform even more clear Sunday morning, saying he would rather have "nothing" than a bill...

Lieberman Pledges To Filibuster House Bill "As A Matter Of Conscience"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Lieberman showed no sign of dropping his filibuster threat on Sunday morning, when he pledged to help kill any health care reform that includes a ...

Lieberman: I'd Filibuster Final Bill Over Public Option

Talking Points Memo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) told reporters today that he would in fact filibuster any health care bill he doesn't agree with--and right now, he doesn't ...

Time for President Obama to Throw Down Against the Corrupt and Spineless

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Enough prevaricating. The storm is perfect. Kick some ass, Mr. President.

Rachel Weiner

Lieberman: Public Option Not Good On Politics Or Substance (VIDEO) | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Even with Al Franken finally seated, Democrats will have trouble getting their agenda through the Senate. Case in point: Connecticut Independent Joe L...

Sam Stein

Lieberman Reprises Role As Health Care Spoiler | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With reporting by Laura Dean Sen. Joseph Lieberman affirmed on Tuesday what progressive health care reform advocates have long feared: At this junctu...