"If even modest investments had been made…the current Ebola epidemic could have been detected earlier, and it could have been identified and contained." -- Dr. Beth Bell
The Majority Report's Sam Seder speaks to journalist Dave Dayen about the implications for federal workers due to the Ryan-Murray budget and how states like Illinois "are breaking contracts with workers and slashing pensions."
It's always about protecting the rich at the expense of the workers.
How can voters keep track of the budget talks? Here's a handy reference.
Do we have a deal yet?
It looks like someone put a little more piss and vinegar than usual into Grandpa McGrumpy's coffee this Sunday.
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) on Sunday said that House Republicans would refuse any deal to raise the debt ceiling and re-open the government if it included backtracking on the austerity fiscal policy known as sequestration.
Remember the Grand Bargain? It may be coming back.
Not content to only pollute the airways on the weekends with his own show, HuckaJesus showed up during Cavuto's hour on Fox to help him downplay and outright lie about the damage that sequestration has had on job growth.
Obama is still out there pushing for a grand bargain. Will he get it?
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