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Month: October 2013

OurFuture.org: Why Liberal Journalists Should Quit Piling On HealthCare.gov

My thoughts on why Ezra Klein’s hysterical coverage of the failed HealthCare.gov launch is misguided.

The DMZ: Dirty Laundry Edition

On this week’s edition of “The DMZ” on Bloggingheads.tv, Matt Lewis and me celebrate the end of the shutdown. Watch it below.
http://static.bloggingheads.tv/ramon/_live/players/player_v5.2-licensed.swf

OurFuture.org: Social Security Flubbed Its Rollout. No One Remembers.

Everybody freaking out about Healthcare.gov should recall that the “>launch of Social Security was no different.

The DMZ: Open For Business

On this week’s edition of “The DMZ” on Bloggingheads.tv, Matt Lewis and me celebrate the end of the shutdown. Watch it below.
http://static.bloggingheads.tv/ramon/_live/players/player_v5.2-licensed.swf

CBC’s Power & Politics: Debt Limit Debate

On CBC’s Power & Politics, I debate Heritage Foundation’s Cameron Seward about the debt limit showdown. Video starts at 01:46:00 mark.
http://www.cbc.ca/video/swf/UberPlayer.swf?state=sharevideo&clipId=2411705735&width=480&height=322

The DMZ: Onward Christian Soldiers

On this week’s edition of “The DMZ” on Bloggingheads.tv, Matt Lewis and I on the debt limit, shutdown and if the Republican Party is losing young Christians. Watch it below.
http://static.bloggingheads.tv/ramon/_live/players/player_v5.2-licensed.swf

MSNBC: Shutdown Stops Being Polite, Starts Getting Real

On MSNBC today, I follow GOP Sen. Sean Duffy, who is not big on telling the truth.
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/32545640

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The DMZ: Shutdown/ObamaCare Day!

On this week’s edition of “The DMZ” on Bloggingheads.tv, Matt Lewis and I on the potential winners and losers from the shutdown. Watch it below.
http://static.bloggingheads.tv/ramon/_live/players/player_v5.2-licensed.swf