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Political Gabfest

The “She Was Just 17, You Know What I Mean” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about Roy Moore, the GOP tax plan, and a potential investigation into the Clinton Foundation.

Politics
Nov. 15 2017 7:42 PMDemocrats Find a Weapon in the Senate Tax BillThe Republican push for tax reform just got complicated.
Politics
Oct. 17 2017 12:57 PMPromises, PromisesWhy we should never get used to Trump’s lies.
The Slatest
Oct. 16 2017 7:32 PMTrump Is Trying to Take Credit for the Desperate Bipartisan Effort to Clean Up His Health Care Mess
Politics
Oct. 13 2017 6:26 PMHow the Democrats Can Still Save ObamacareIt’s all about the blame game.
The Slatest
Oct. 13 2017 1:31 PMVoters Think Trump Owns His Obamacare Sabotage, Republican Politicians Agree
Politics
Oct. 12 2017 4:55 PMTrump’s Plan to Sabotage Obamacare Could Actually Save ObamacareThe president’s executive order is less likely to undo the law’s protections than it is to entrench them.
The XX Factor
Sept. 26 2017 2:34 PMObamacare Repeal May Be Dead, but the GOP Lies About Planned Parenthood Live On
Politics
Sept. 25 2017 8:55 PMNo Path to 50Graham-Cassidy 2.0 is as doomed as its predecessors.
Moneybox
Sept. 25 2017 11:12 AMThe New Graham-Cassidy Draft Is a Desperate, Inept Attempt to Buy Votes
Politics
Sept. 21 2017 7:40 PMNo Truth, No ConsequencesEvery attempt to repeal Obamacare has been built on lies. Graham-Cassidy is no different.
The Slatest
Sept. 21 2017 4:00 PMReport: GOP Is Trying to Buy Murkowski’s Obamacare Repeal Vote by Letting Alaska Keep Obamacare
Politics
Sept. 20 2017 11:13 AMWhy Democrats Should Love the GOP Health Care PlanGraham-Cassidy could turn a red electoral map blue.
The Slatest
Sept. 19 2017 5:29 PMMcCain, Collins, Murkowski: Where the Big Three Stand on Obamacare Repeal Right Now
Moneybox
Sept. 18 2017 2:43 PMRepublicans Are Taking One Last Shot at Repealing Obamacare, and It’s Their Most Extreme Bill Yet
Politics
Sept. 13 2017 5:41 PMAdvice for Democrats on Single-PayerDon’t lie about it.
Politics
Oct. 17 2017 8:05 PMSenators Crafted a Bipartisan Deal to Stabilize ObamacareDoes it have a chance?
The Gist
Oct. 16 2017 10:34 PMSarah Kliff ­­­­­­­­­on the Big QuestionsIs Obamacare bending the cost curve? Would its demise cause more people to die? Sarah Kliff from Vox weighs in.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 13 2017 6:32 PMThe Obtuse SaboteurTrump’s plan to kill Obamacare isn’t just reckless—it’s illegal, and likely to fail in the courts.
Medical Examiner
Oct. 13 2017 3:38 PMWe Have to Ration Health CareMedicare for all would be a much better plan if it acknowledged that simple reality.
Moneybox
Oct. 13 2017 1:20 PMObamacare Can Survive Trump’s Latest Act of Sabotage. But It Won’t Be Pretty.
Politics
Sept. 26 2017 6:32 PMObamacare Repeal Will Never DieSee you in 2019.
Politics
Sept. 26 2017 5:55 AMThe Most Cynical Republican on ObamacareMike Pence successfully expanded Medicaid in Indiana. He would have rather torpedoed the law—and hurt his former constituents—than admit that it works.
The Slatest
Sept. 25 2017 3:34 PMSenate Obamacare Repeal Hearing Overwhelmed by Protests
Jurisprudence
Sept. 22 2017 1:41 PMThe “Alaska Purchase” Is Probably UnconstitutionalRepublican leaders can’t buy off Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s vote this way.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 21 2017 4:00 PMThe “Equinox, the Rocket Man” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the GOP’s latest attempt at repealing Obamacare, Robert Mueller’s investigation, and Trump’s tough talk at the U.N.
The XX Factor
Sept. 20 2017 4:06 PMThe GOP’s Latest Obamacare Repeal Proposal Finds New Ways to Be Disastrous for Women’s Health
Moneybox
Sept. 19 2017 7:13 PMRepublicans Think Its Unfair How States That Expanded Medicaid Get More Medicaid Funding
Moneybox
Sept. 18 2017 4:52 PMAs Usual, Republicans Won’t Have Any Clue What Their New Obamacare Repeal Bill Does Before They Vote on It
The Slatest
Sept. 15 2017 5:06 PMRepublicans Are Seriously Getting Optimistic About Passing Obamacare Repeal Again
The Slatest
Sept. 12 2017 5:20 PMThe Last-Ditch Effort to Repeal Obamacare Is Almost Here. Does It Have Any Chance?

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