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Another Obamacare Success Story That The Republicans Don’t Want You To Hear About

Another Obamacare Success Story That The Republicans Don’t Want You To Hear About

A small business owner in Ohio is getting significant benefits through the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Sean Recchi was diagnosed with cancer in 2012, forcing his family to go deep into debt to pay for his treatments after finding out their insurance was worthless. Last fall, Sean’s wife, Stephanie, told […]

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Conservative Dennis Miller Calls Upon Small Business Owners To Fire Employees Who Support Obamacare (AUDIO)

Conservative talk show host, Dennis Miller, calls upon employers to fire any employee who supports Obamacare, but insists he ‘not trying to be mean.’ Image: Billy Bob Bain @ Flickr Conservatives may have lost the battle to repeal Obamacare by holding America hostage, but they are still waging war against […]

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Evil Obamacare Saves Small Businesses Over $36 Million … And That’s Just In California (VIDEO)

Evil Obamacare keeps insurance companies from ripping small businesses off, and the GOP claims to love small businesses. So why do they oppose Obamacare?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Louisiana Parish Files Suit Against BP For Unpaid Damages From The Deepwater Horizon Disaster

A Louisiana parish that was among the most severely affected by the Deepwater Horizon disaster is suing British Petroleum (BP) for not paying on a single claim.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Boehner Caught In Colossal Lie About Small Business Tax Increases

Boehner Caught In Colossal Lie About Small Business Tax Increases

Speaker Boehner peddles the myth that the top two percent account for half of small business owners.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
A booklet from Obama's campaign with the president's ambitious 27-point economic and jobs plan.

The New Economic Patriotism: A Look At Obama’s 27-Point Economic Plan (Part 2)

The ambitious plan and 11-page booklet you’ve never seen nor heard about, for jobs, education, healthcare, and growing the middle class.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Rupert Murdoch – Against Paid Sick Leave?

Rupert Murdoch – Against Paid Sick Leave?

Well, you’d have to be at least a little ill to work for Murdoch.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Obama’s Support Of Rural Businesses – $2 Billion Worth

Obama’s Support Of Rural Businesses – $2 Billion Worth

Despite constant right-wing accusations that President Obama is not a friend to small businesses, the White House announced a $2 billion dollar investment in rural small businesses to be spent over the next four years.

by Ayla Ryan· · News
Allen West Says LGBT Discrimination ‘Don’t Happen’ (VIDEO)

Allen West Says LGBT Discrimination ‘Don’t Happen’ (VIDEO)

Rep. Allen West (R-FL) told Think Progress’ Scott Keyes that workplace discrimination against LGBT people ‘don’t happen out here in the United States of America.’

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Scott Walker . . . Buh-Bye

Scott Walker . . . Buh-Bye

17 days left to collect about 32,000 signatures for the Scott Walker recall – and activists in Wisconsin have already collected 507,000 signatures in less than a month. 28 days, to be exact. That’s over 18,000 signatures a day, roughly 750 signatures an hour, every hour. Hated much, Walker?

by Julie Driscoll· · News