Crony Marxism: Chuck Schumer blocks EPA from enforcing bizarre water regulation in New York; other states not so fortunate

Doug Ross Director Blue 8/22/2011

It turns out that there is at least one way to stop the EPA: sic Chuck Schumer on ’em. I think we can call this “Crony Marxism”:

For seven years, the Portland Water Bureau and several activistgroups have been fighting a national Environmental Protection Agency requirement stating that the city […]

Legal challenges may doom ObamaCare

by Anthony G. Martin Columbia Conservative Examiner December 23, 2009

Although Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell agreed to allow Democrats to move up the vote on the Senate version of ObamaCare so that Congress could go home for Christmas, Republicans are far from giving up the fight.

Even before Congress has a chance to work […]

Nelson’s Nebraska To Receive Extra Medicaid Funds Under Senate Bill

by Igor Volsky Wonk Room 12/19/2009

This morning’s managers amendment to the merged Senate health bill goes a long way towards satisfying the demands of Democratic hold-out and all-important 60th vote Sen. Ben Nelson (D-NE).

Nelson has recently complained that the proposed expansion of Medicaid to those earning below 133% of the Federal Poverty Line […]