By Carl Hulse for the New York Times – House Republicans plan this week to propose more than $4 trillion in federal spending reductions over the next decade by reshaping popular...Continue reading.
Many Deem Big Cuts to Entitlements ‘Unacceptable,’ but Retirement and Means Testing Draw Support By NEIL KING JR. and SCOTT GREENBERG for the WSJ – WASHINGTON—...Continue reading.
If the GOP has its way, states could take full control over health care for the poor (snip, snip). By Suzy Khimm for Mother Jones – Republicans have a new target, and its name...Continue reading.
By Christopher Weaver for Kaiser Health News – Hiding out at a secret location in Illinois, Wisconsin state Sen. Kathleen Vinehout ends every media interview with the same warning:...Continue reading.
By Thomas Kaplan for the New York Times – ALBANY — In an unexpected vote, a committee appointed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to cut billions in health care spending approved on...Continue reading.
By Sam Stein for Huffington Post – Lost amid the budget battles in Congress and the anti-union legislation being considered in several states has been the White House’s...Continue reading.
Social Security’s critics are stoking baseless fears. By Theodore R. Marmor and Jerry L. Mashaw for Philly.com – The continuing discourse about the federal budget deficit...Continue reading.
By Elise Foly for Huffington Post – WASHINGTON — House Republicans remain divided on whether their upcoming budget for fiscal year 2012 will include cuts to government...Continue reading.
The highly successful program, under attack by Republicans and Wall Street, can easily be shored up for future retirees. By Bernie Sanders for the LA Times – Social Security...Continue reading.