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Bernie Sanders Just Showed the Country How Wrong Tom Price Is for HHS
John Nichols
Price tried to spin his way around the moral question of whether health care is a right, but Sanders wouldn't let him.
How to Resist Donald Trump in DC This Weekend
George Zornick
Are you traveling to the nation's capital this weekend? Here's what you can do. 
Trump's Obamacare Repeal Could Lead to a Mental-Health Crisis
Michelle Chen
The Affordable Care Act was instrumental in making insurance providers cover mental illness.
There's a Lot More at Stake Than Obamacare Itself
The Nation
The "replace" part of whatever plan Trump and Ryan produce will surely attack the fundamental idea of a right to health care.
Can Democrats Count on Demographic Shifts to Put Them Back in Power?
Joshua Holland
Has the "rising American majority" merely been delayed by a black swan election? Or does Trump's victory mean something else is going on?
Understanding Jim Brown's Ugly Support of Donald Trump
Dave Zirin
His latest comments are disappointing, but not all that surprising.
The Fight Over a Trump-Putin Détente Begins
Stephen F. Cohen
Events this past week make clear that Trump was serious about changing US policy toward Russia, and the enemies of détente know it. Lessons from the past.
These Jurisdictions Have Become 'Asylum Free Zones'
John Washington
In some US jurisdictions, the denial rate for refugees seeking asylum is as high as 98 percent.
Betsy DeVos Just Flunked Her Senate Test
Zoë Carpenter
From guns in schools to accountability for for-profit colleges, the nominee for secretary of education either could not or chose not to answer most serious policy questions.
Post-Election Survey: Democrats Can Still Reach Trump Voters
Joan Walsh
The study by Working America, shared exclusively with The Nation, finds that many Trump voters are up for grabs--but also points to a lack of progressive infrastructure.
 

 
 
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The Democratic Strategist
Democratic State Attorneys General Prep to Fight Trump, GOP Agenda
Despite the problematic political landscape facing Democrats, the party does have a potent resource, 21 state attorneys general, many of whom are tough advocates of progressive values and reforms, and they are ready to rumble. As Alan Greenblatt writes ...
As New Head of GOP, Trump is both Sore Loser and Graceless Winner
Dana Milbank sums it up well in in Washington Post column: To Trump's many self-assigned superlatives, he can now add another: the sorest winner. With charity for none and with malice toward all but his supporters, he has in ...
Creamer: M.L.K. Day 2017- A Time for Principled Defiance
The following post by Robert Creamer, author of Stand Up Straight: How Progressives Can Win, is cross-posted from HuffPo: This Martin Luther King Day is an especially important time for us to celebrate and emulate the principled defiance of ...
Political Strategy Notes
In his New York Times article, “When He Goes Low, They Go ... Where? Democrats Mull How to Confront Trump,” Jonathan Martin writes, “Democrats, here and in Washington, say it is folly to engage him on his preferred terrain ...
National Democratic Redistricting Committee Launched to Fight GOP Control In States
Elena Schneider reports at Politico that “Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday officially launched the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, billing it in a speech to the Center for American Progress Action Fund as the center of Democratic rebuilding ...
January 12: Trump Can't Leave Republicans Alone To Repeal Obamacare
After watching Donald Trump’s first press conference as president-elect, I spent some time trying to refix my dropped jaw, and then wrote at New York about the damage the man had done to his party’s plans to repeal and ...
Trump Can't Leave Republicans Alone To Repeal Obamacare
After watching Donald Trump’s first press conference as president-elect, I spent some time trying to refix my dropped jaw, and then wrote at New York about the damage the man had done to his party’s plans to repeal and ...
Political Strategy Notes
At Sabato’s Crystal Ball, Kyle Kondik surveys the upcoming Governor’s races for 2017 and 2018 and observes, “More than four-fifths of all Americans live in states holding gubernatorial elections over the next two years. Two states, New Jersey and ...

 
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