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Standing Up to the Unholy Alliance Between Washington and Wall Street

Russ Feingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Russ Feingold

At the start of this process I made clear that I had a simple test for financial reform -- will it stop another financial meltdown? This bill fails that test.

Ryan Grim

Snowe Voting Yes On Senate Finance Health Care Reform Bill | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) said Tuesday that she intends to vote for the Senate Finance Committee's health care reform package. She cautioned that h...

Krugman: Insurance Industry's Hatchet Job, So Bad That It Might Be Good

New York Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the past, the insurance industry's power has been a major barrier to health-care reform. Most notably, the industry paid for the infamous "Harry an...

Senate Health Care Bill: Five Things You Don't Know

Politics Daily | Patricia Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If you've been following the health care debate closely, you probably know the basics of the Senate Finance Committee's version of health care reform ...

Ryan Grim

Senate Finance Committee Approves Health Care Reform 14-9 | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sixty-four years ago, President Harry Truman stood before a joint session of Congress and called on the body "to assure the right to adequate medical ...

Pelosi Criticizes Baucus Health Bill In Closed-Door Meeting

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is not among those praising Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) for bringing his healthcare bill in well under President Barack Obama's $90...