Democratic Senator Chris Dodd is in deep trouble. According to Stuart Rothenberg, Dodd is the most vulnerable senator up for re-election in 2010 — despite the fact that he’s coasted to election easily in this deep blue state since his first Senate run in 1980.
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Recent Stories by Robert Borosage
February Jobs Report: We’re Going Nowhere Fast
The February jobs report is more of the same: an economy that is not growing fast enough to put Americans back to work or to provide any lift to wages.
Obama’s 2015 Budget: Waging Populist Fights in Strategic Retreat
President Obama's 2015 Budget picks good fights with the right enemies.
Tax Reform: Republicans Abandon Their Own Ship
When Republican Rep.
Fast Track to Nowhere: America’s Failed Trade Policy
The old trade model has failed us miserably.
The Filibuster Against the Jobless: A Moral Disgrace
By a margin of one vote, a Republican filibuster blocked extension of aid to the long-term unemployed in the middle of the winter.
About Robert Borosage
Robert L. Borosage is the founder and president of the Institute for America’s Future and co-director of its sister organization, the Campaign for America’s Future. The organizations were launched by 100 prominent Americans to develop the policies, message and issue campaigns to help forge an enduring majority for progressive change in America. Mr. Borosage writes widely on political, economic and national security issues. He is a Contributing Editor at The Nation magazine, and a regular blogger on the Huffington Post. His articles have appeared in The American Prospect, the Washington Post, the New York Times and the Philadelphia Inquirer. He edits the Campaign’s Making Sense issues guides, and is co-editor of Taking Back America (with Katrina Vanden Heuvel) and The Next Agenda (with Roger Hickey).
Warning To Democrats: Millennials Belong To No One
Young adults hold liberal views on social issues but are increasingly reluctant to identify with either party.
They’d Rather Die Than Be Wrong About Obamacare
It doesn't matter if they'll save money and get better coverage; they just know they're going to die.
Just Listen To The First 5 Minutes
If you are like me (and who isn't?) you will be absolutely fascinated by these two audio tracks.
“Shut Up!” – Really, GOP?
President Obama’s budget wasn’t actually dead on arrival last week.
A Serious Party Takes Climate Seriously
THIS WEEK: Isaiah J. Poole on how President Obama could lead a rethinking of U.S. trade policy.