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Obama Still Swimming Against the Tide on TPP

Congress is set to blow town this week or early next until after the election – without taking up the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) — a giant twelve-nation trade agreement between the U.S. and  Pacific Rim nations. Even though the TPP appears dead in the...

A Two-Pronged Assault on Women

We heard a lot about the “war on women” during the 2012 election cycle — mostly over Republican attacks on abortion rights and birth control. While the phrase has faded in this election year go-round, the war on women has not. The only change is that now we’re...

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