GOP “Death Panels” Prepare an Unaffordable Care Act

During his confirmation hearings, Rep. Tom Price, subsequently confirmed as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, bragged that the Republican replacement for the Affordable Care Act (the “ACA,” also and more widely known as “Obamacare”) would give everyone “access to health care.” Bernie Sanders immediately burst that sound bite bubble by noting … Read more

Why Third Parties Never Work in America

No third party movement has ever bumped one of the two major parties out of the running in a presidential election…but third parties can wreak havoc under the Electoral College system. Under the “winner take all” system used by 48 of the 50 states, the winner does just that, winning ALL of the electoral votes … Read more