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Essential Politics: Trump’s Texas moment of truth
I'm Sacramento Bureau Chief John Myers, and as California rescue officials ... leaders agreed to support a $4-billion housing bond for the 2018 ballot. On Tuesday morning, key legislation was amended ... read more
State Budget Crunch: cut services or raise taxes?
According to the liberal-leaning Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, at least 37 states have faced or are facing budget gaps in the 2009 fiscal year totaling $66 billion. Take California ... your ... read more
Hey Lena Dunham and Obamatrons, Reason Was Comparing Voting to Sex Like Eight Years Ago!
In terms of comparing voting to sex, I'd like to call attention to the fact that way back in 2004, Reason had already been there ... and recrimination. Read the whole voter poll (which included staffe... read more
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Denver councilman: Rein in medical marijuana
Dispensary applicants would have to get a full FBI background check, follow state laws that liquor stores follow, including how close a dispensary could be located to a school. And applicants under Br... read more
Transcript: Read the Full Text of the Primetime Republican Debate
I cut taxes every year, totaling $19 billion. We were — we ... Saint Peter isn’t going to ask them how small they’ve kept government, but what they have done for the poor. Why should Republican voters ... read more
How long can Scott Walker hold out?
Mother Jones's Andy Kroll has been doing some great reporting from Wisconsin, and he runs through four of the possible endgames here. They are: 1) The bill passes. 2) The collective-bargaining ban get... read more
Student Loan Sinkhole?
How massive student loan debts are sinking American dreams and causing a national economic headache. It appears that your computer does not have the Flash Player required to view NOW videos. Visit Ado... read more
Obama yields on smog rule in face of GOP demands (Update)
The Environmental Protection Agency, whose scientific advisers favored the tighter limits, had predicted the proposed change would cost up to $90 billion ... Smoggy cities such as Los Angeles and Hous... read more
The financially stressed favor Democrats, don't vote much, study finds
By contrast, Americans whose finances are precarious tended to reject the GOP, but were also much more likely to have dropped out of the political process, either not registering to vote or not planni... read more
"The statistics show that closing all of the post offices under consideration would save about $295 million a year – about four-tenths of 1 percent of the Postal Service's annual expenses of $70 billi... read more
AnnArbor.com endorses Barack Obama for U.S. president
One thing seems clear, especially with the benefit of hindsight: Economic conditions in Washtenaw County, the state of Michigan ... Romney says he could eliminate the deficit while cutting taxes furth... read more
McCain's Fundamentals Problem
Voters would not give Democrats a third term after the Clinton presidency, despite a robust economy and a nation at peace. After the tumult of Bush's eight years, what might compel voters to reward th... read more