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Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Jobs Bills That Don't Create Jobs: What Republican Control Could Mean

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 12.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans emerged from the midterm elections with a Senate majority and their strongest House majority since Herbert Hoover's presiden...

Jason Linkins

The CBO Basically Now Has To Explain Its Report In A Way A 6 Year Old Can Understand

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

With extraordinary patience, the Congressional Budget Office has responded to the confusion over its recent report on the Affordable Care Act, providi...

GOP Using My Old Playbook to Twist Facts About Obamacare and Jobs

Wendell Potter | Posted 04.12.2014 | Politics
Wendell Potter

If you're curious about what I used to do as a PR guy for the health insurance industry, how I often took facts and figures and twisted them to advance a specific political or financial agenda, take a look at the behavior of some members of Congress last week.

Jason Linkins

How The Media Blew The Biggest Story Of The Week

HuffingtonPost.com | 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.'

Sam Stein

The Explosive Report On Obamacare Wasn't As Explosive As It Seemed

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Congressional Budget Office on Tuesday updated its estimates on the Affordable Care Act, saying the law would result in 2 million f...

Obamacare Isn't Killing Jobs -- It Gives Workers A Choice

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 02.04.2014 | Business

Because of Obamacare, the national labor force could shrink by the equivalent of 2.5 million full-time workers, according to a Congressional Budget Of...

Report: Obamacare Will Slash Work Hours

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2014 | Business

By David Morgan and David Lawder WASHINGTON, Feb 4 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's healthcare law will reduce the...

Jeffrey Young

The Biggest Myth About Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.03.2013 | Business

The biggest part of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is just days away from its debut, and the American public remains confused. For many...

White House: Obamacare Isn't Causing Employers To Cut Worker Hours

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business

New data from the White House Council of Economic Advisers suggests that President Obama's Affordable Care Act isn't having the detrimental effect on ...

Jeffrey Young

Study Debunks Common Obamacare Criticism

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 05.17.2013 | Business

Employers are concerned about increased health benefit costs arising from President Barack Obama's health care reform law but almost none intends to d...

Huge Share Of Small Business Owners Have No Health Insurance

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 10.08.2012 | Small Business

Obamacare won’t only affect employees of small firms. For a significant portion of small business owners, the new health care law will also affect t...

Is the Healthcare Mandate a Tax?

Jonathan Kolstad | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Kolstad

The Supreme Court's task is to rule based on the legal questions at hand, but we think the economic ones are also important, given the Massachusetts experience.

Will Obamacare Really Kill 1.6 Million Jobs?

DailyFinance | CHARLES WALLACE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As Congress debates whether or not to repeal last year's health care reform law, one key point of contention is: Will Obamacare really kill jobs? T...