Beltway Bubble

Chuck Todd: Shouldn't Dems Give Up More To GOP To Get UI Benefits Extended?
To the beltway media, Democrats in Congress should always give up more and more and bow down to the Republicans in Congress who only obstruct things. NBC's Chuck Todd makes that very assertion disguised as a question. Read more...
Majority FM's Sam Seder and our friend Digby from Hullabaloo discuss the trial balloon on raising the Medicare age that was thrown out there by the administration this week, whether the administration still wants a "grand bargain" and what a bad Read more...
I read a lot of editorials, but rarely does one send my outrage meter into the red zone the way this one does. For a person who rarely goes into "hair on fire" mode, it's ugly when I do. Consider this my rant directed to the Washington Post's Read more...
If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? It's a philosophical conundrum that progressives activists agonize over daily. Since the overreaches of the Bush administration, conscientious Read more...