Health Care Reform

Sidney Lumet’s Classic “Network”

Network 1976 Essay by Greg Ng Senses of Cinema The 1970s in Hollywood were a fertile time. The emergence of the director, as a legitimate artist in his or her own right, shifted focus from the studios, which by the ’60s had grown formulaic and unadventurous in their output, to a new generation of writers […]

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The Best We Can Do ~ Digby on Health Care Reform

by digbyJim VanDehei was on Mitchell this morning talking about his new article which evidently reports that Obama is going to twist arms today to make sure health care reform passes before Christmas. Mitchell asked him if (as Chuck Todd absurdly posited) Lieberman actually pulled back from the brink and decided not to blow up […]

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Senate OKs $680 Billion-Dollar Spending Bill

Senate OKs defense bill, 68-29 T H E  H I L L By Roxana Tiron  10/22/09 04:20 PM ET The Senate on Thursday sent the massive 2010 Pentagon policy bill to the president’s desk for signing. The Senate approved the bill authorizing $680 billion in defense spending by a vote of 68-29. For the first […]

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