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Obamacare Navigators fronting for partisan purposes?   |   November 12, 2013
Since the day the Affordable Care Act was passed, conservatives -- mainly those in the Tea Party -- have been drumming up reasons to tank so-called "Obamacare," vowing...

 

INSTITUTE INDEX: The South's widening war on abortion rights   |   August 2, 2013
Date on which North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) signed into law a bill that requires the state's abortion clinics to meet the same standards as ambulatory surgical centers,...

 

INSTITUTE INDEX: For the 1 percent, a fiscal gift from Congress   |   January 4, 2013
Amount by which the annual tax bill of the richest 1 percent of Americans would have increased under President Obama's original proposal to resolve the so-called "fiscal...

 

Lawmakers demand answers from BP over ongoing Gulf oil sheen   |   October 17, 2012
The two leading congressional investigators into the 2010 BP oil disaster are pressing the company to turn over all information related to the ongoing oil sheen in the Gulf of...

 

Youth activists infiltrate Florida immigrant detention center, find people wrongly held   |   July 31, 2012
Activists with the National Immigrant Youth Alliance intentionally placed themselves in deportation proceedings in order to enter the Broward Transitional Center, an immigration...

 

First Havana-Miami cargo service marks sea change for Cuba past and future   |   July 20, 2012
By Louis Nevaer, New America Media When the Bolivian merchant ship, the Ana Cecelia, docked in Havana from Miami last Friday -- ambitiously labeled "Peace Boat" on its...

 

Marco Rubio's DREAM Act: The new 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'?   |   April 9, 2012
By Elena Shore, New America Media Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio on Wednesday dismissed speculation that he could be the vice presidential nominee, but he is preparing to...

 

Has the Gulf oil disaster fallen off America's radar?   |   January 31, 2012
For residents of the Gulf Coast, the BP oil spill is an ongoing disaster that's still causing serious health problems, environmental damage and economic hardship in one of the...