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Privatizing Medicare

The Republican Party -- Abandoning the Center

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 08.21.2013 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The Republican Party's decision to focus almost all of its attention on the party's base created political energy that brought it back from the brink of irrelevancy, but is now beginning to haunt it as they seek to appeal to the center.

Stop the Privatization Scheme

Rep. Jay Inslee | Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics
Rep. Jay Inslee

Our focus has to be on preserving and strengthening our society's safety net. I won't accept any "reform" that, as Obama has put it, fundamentally alters the way we view our commitment to our seniors, to our country, and to each other.

Saving Medicare From "Private-izing" Ryan.

Paul Abrams | Posted 06.16.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

What kind of person deliberately deceives and misleads hundreds of millions of people into accepting a fairy-tale for their future health coverage -- and would leave them powerless to do anything about it?

Elise Foley

Pelosi: Ryan Budget Plan Must Be 'Snuffed Out'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) laid out the Democrats' plan of attack on the Republican budget proposal, telling progress...