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How Democrats Will Destroy Progressive Government

Joseph J. Thorndike | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics
Joseph J. Thorndike

Our whole national argument about taxes -- we pay too much! They pay too little! -- is misplaced. At best, it's a proxy for the real argument we should be having. To use Holmes's terms, we argue endlessly about the price when we should be debating the civilization.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Senate Progressives Warn Obama Against Giving Away The Store

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama took a break during his offensive to charm Republican lawmakers open to a budget deal on Tuesday to assure his fe...

Stewart: Actually, Obama Plagiarized Paul Ryan

Posted 01.24.2013 | Comedy

You have to stick with this one to the end because Jon Stewart did something beautiful on Wednesday's "Daily Show". By painstakingly piecing together ...

Jon Ward

Obama Looks To Cut GOP's Spending Advantage

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's first priority during his Monday press conference was to position himself for the debt ceiling showdown in Febr...

Sam Stein

Senate Democrats Worry Obama Will Do Lame-Duck Deal On Social Security

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Concern is mounting among some Senate Democrats that President Barack Obama will make a deal with Senate Republicans during the lame-duc...

Sam Stein

Obama Says He's Open To Raising Social Security Tax Cap

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama revived a 2008 campaign promise on Friday, telling the crowd at an AARP forum that he would be open to raising th...

Sam Stein

Top Obama Economic Aide: Social Security Reform Not A Part Of Discussion On Fiscal Future

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lost amid the budget battles in Congress and the anti-union legislation being considered in several states has been the White House's de...