The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

September 14, 2016
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What Clinton and Millions of Americans Have in Common: Going To Work Sick

What Clinton and Millions of Americans Have in Common: Going To Work Sick This weekend we learned that Hillary Clinton has been doing something that millions of other Americans also do: going to work sick. The difference is that too … Continue reading

June 30, 2016
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Paul Ryan’s Sickening Obamacare Replacement

Paul Ryan’s Sickening Obamacare Replacement After six years, and more than 60 votes to repeal health care reform, Paul Ryan and House Republicans have come up with a GOP alternative to Obamacare that’s guaranteed to make millions of Americans sick.

February 12, 2015
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Obama’s Right: Shame On Staples. Shame On The Republican House, Too.

The president is right. Staples is cutting workers’ hours (and paychecks) to avoid providing health insurance. Shame on them, but that’s only half the story. Earlier this week, Buzzfeed reported that the office supply giant Staples, Inc., has begun limiting … Continue reading

April 2, 2014
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In The GOP’s “ConservaCare” Alternatives, The Bugs Are Actually Features

As Obamacare achieved seven million signups, and record public support, Republicans wer stuck with “ConsevraCare” alternatives, where the all features are bugs. No wonder they’ve entered the “truther” phase of their opposition. Continue reading

March 12, 2014
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Green Eggs And Sham: Obamacare Does What Conservatives Can’t And Never Will.

At CPAC, Sarah Palin ripped off a chain email, mangled “Green Eggs and Ham,” and declared that “Yes we can” has become “No we can’t” under Obamacare. Here are a few things Obamacare can do, and will do, that conservatives can’t or won’t. Continue reading