Taming the Rube Goldberg Beast That Is Obamacare

By: Monday November 12, 2012 1:09 pm

A couple posts by Sarah Kliff over at the Wonkblog franchise underline the monumental task of putting together a clumsy, interlocking, state/federal, public/private, amorphous glob of a tweak to the nation’s health care system. In fact, we’re in the midst of the Obamacare cliff, a drop-dead point where states must decide whether they want to [...]

President Disinclined to Fight for Jobs

By: Wednesday July 20, 2011 8:50 am

Here’s what happens when you put a premium on austerity in the middle of a jobs crisis. The federal government plans to shut 40 percent of its computer centers over the next four years to reduce its hefty technology budget and modernize the way it uses computers to manage data and provide services to citizens. [...]