BREAKING NEWS: Texas lets 130,000 people (most of... →
andasfortakingitinstride: stfusexists: racetothestoneage: stfusexists: Texas has decided to violate federal policies concerning the Women’s Health Program of Medicaid, and has lost $40 million of federal funding towards reproductive health care in the process. Way to go Texas! Now you’ve produced Rick Perry, W, and THIS abomination of legislation. Click through to see what this means for...
When you took your oath of office, you placed your hand on the Bible and swore...– Jamie Raskin - who is now a senator in Maryland and served as floor manager of the recently passed bill allowing same sex marriage. (via abaldwin360) BOOM. (via tehblackbirdisincognito)
Yet when I hear our politicians talking about “fixing” Washington, I often...– A federal worker, who’s sick of politicians trying to denigrate his work, speaks out. It’s worth it to read his entire op-ed. (via think-progress )
Someone actually studied it, and it turns out that... →
shortformblog: And Ezra Klein brings the kicker: Bloomberg has more details on the findings here, including interviews with the authors. They also note that the study isn’t alone. It “builds on previous research that has shown wealthy people are worse at recognizing how others feel and are more likely to be disengaged during social interactions than others.” Of course, left unanswered is a...