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Justice department blocks down SC voter ID...

Justice department blocks down SC voter ID law

07/02/12 08:00PM

The Justice Department shot down a South Carolina voter ID law for a second time, and said the law would make it harder for thousands of minorities to vote. South Carolina is threatening to sue Attorney General Eric Holder over the matter. Rep. Al... watch

30 million uninsured ‘not the issue’ for GOP

30 million uninsured ‘not the issue’ for GOP

07/02/12 08:00PM

When pressed about health care, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said that 30 million uninsured people are “not the issue” of health care reform. So what do Republicans plan to do about health care reform? Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-Ny., and... watch

Romney calls mandate a penalty, not tax

Romney calls mandate a penalty, not tax

07/02/12 08:00PM

Republicans have been trying to sell their opposition to health care reform by calling the individual mandate a tax. Their own candidate has agreed with President Obama, calling it a penalty. How will the GOP attack the president without also damaging... watch

Firefighters battle blazes without health...

Firefighters battle blazes without health insurance

06/29/12 08:00PM

As firefighters work to contain the Colorado wildfires, as many as 20 thousand federal firefighters do not get health insurance. The Affordable Care Act will make it easier for firefighters and others with low income to get health insurance. Rev. Al... watch

Romney opposes health care tax after...

Romney opposes health care tax after supporting it

06/29/12 08:00PM

Mitt Romney has attacked the health care law, saying it raises taxes on the American people. Yet the ‘Obamacare’ plan is very similar to the program adopted in Massachusetts when Romney was governor. Former Governor Ed Rendell and Cynthia Tucker,... watch

GOP has history of crying wolf over social...

GOP has history of crying wolf over social programs

06/29/12 08:00PM

The right-wing has a history of attacking social programs, beginning in 1935 when FDR signed the Social Security Act. In the 1960’s, Ronald Reagan called the Medicare program socialism. Nancy Altman, Co-director of Social Security Works, joins Rev. Al... watch

Lives changed by the Affordable Care Act

Lives changed by the Affordable Care Act

06/28/12 08:00PM

Since the Affordable Care Act became law, millions of lives have been affected, including 54 million who have received free preventative services and the millions of young adults who can stay on their parents’ plans. Three of the people who have... watch

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