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Rev's Early Reads: April 3

04/03/14 06:55AM

Billionaire Charles Koch attacks "collectivists"...Glenn Beck calls Pres. Obama "collectivists"...and Bill Clinton on whether he misses life in the White House. read more

Advocating ‘opportunity for all’

Advocating ‘opportunity for all’

04/02/14 06:01PM

Pres. Obama left Washington Wednesday to talk about his plan to promote an agenda that will provide economic opportunity for all, slamming the GOP policies that he says will help only a few Americans who are already doing well. watch

Marissa Alexander looks back to the gallery in the Duval County Courthouse in Jacksonville, Fla., April 2, 2014.

Marissa Alexander in court, seeking 'stand your ground' immunity

04/02/14 03:04PM

Marissa Alexander will learn next month whether or not she will be allowed to seek immunity under Florida's stand your ground law. Judge James Daniel announced a hearing will be held May 16 to determine if the Jacksonville mother will be able to have a stand your ground hearing that could potentially grant her immunity under the controversial Florida law, rather than going to trial again. read more

Faces of health care

Faces of health care

04/01/14 07:00PM

More than seven million Americans have new health insurance plans thanks to the Affordable Care Act. Here are a few of their stories. watch

Cheney’s tortured logic

Cheney’s tortured logic

04/01/14 06:46PM

Former Vice Pres. Dick Cheney is defending his administration’s enhanced interrogation techniques, but a new report reveals the CIA took credit for critical information detainees had given up before they were subjected to those harsh methods. watch

Poor values in new Ryan budget

Poor values in new Ryan budget

04/01/14 06:33PM

He’s become the Republican party’s primary voice on issues of poverty, but Rep. Paul Ryan’s newly unveiled budget is full of deep cuts to many key safety net programs destined to hurt the nation’s neediest Americans. watch

The origins of the anti-Obamacare attacks

The origins of the anti-Obamacare attacks

04/01/14 06:17PM

From Social Security to Medicare, conservatives used many of the same attack lines they used to fight today’s most popular government programs to attack the Affordable Care Act. But 80 years later, Americans know how this story goes. Ronan Farrow, host of watch

Seven million and counting

Seven million and counting

04/01/14 06:00PM

The day after the deadline to sign up for health care plans, Pres. Obama announces that more than 7 million Americans have enrolled for health insurance using the exchanges set up by the Affordable Care Act. watch

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