“Tax reform: 9 key players and how they could stop the bill”


POLITICO

“Republicans are just a few steps away from accomplishing a decades-long dream — overhauling the tax code. But with the Senate hoping to vote on its tax bill in just days, at least nine Republicans may still need convincing about their party’s proposal.” MORE

“Obama as folk hero: To be what he’s trying to be — black, idealistic and president — is nothing less than superhuman”


SALON

U.S. President-elect Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) waves to supporters during his election night rally after being declared the winner of the 2008 U.S. Presidential Campaign in Chicago, November 4, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES) US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN 2008 (USA) - RTXA9SO
U.S. President-elect Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) waves to supporters during his election night rally after being declared the winner of the 2008 U.S. Presidential Campaign in Chicago, November 4, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES) US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN 2008 (USA) – RTXA9SO

“Paul Krugman has a sobering message for Bernie supporters”


SALON

Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman speaks during a press conference at the World Capital Markets Symposium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Monday, Aug. 10, 2009. Aggressive stimulus spending by governments helped the world avoid a second Great Depression but full economic recovery will take two years or more, Krugman said Monday. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)
Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman speaks during a press conference at the World Capital Markets Symposium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Monday, Aug. 10, 2009. Aggressive stimulus spending by governments helped the world avoid a second Great Depression but full economic recovery will take two years or more, Krugman said Monday. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)

“CNN to host Obama town hall on guns in America”


CNN

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