One in seven Americans–a record high of 43.6 million people–was poor last year.
Privatizing Social Security would be a trick, not a treat.
GOP hysteria throws goodness, and American families, under the bus.
Will the Fiscal Commission vote to impoverish older women?
The wrong class war, Earth’s ocean problem, and action against the BP oil spill.
The GOP has turned our budget, with its critical safety net programs, into American Idol.
Wall Streeters land just fine, but kids in dire poverty slip right through.
No jobs, no affordable health care, no public housing in this country, but thank God we still have free enterprise!