Moira Herbst is a strategist for BerlinRosen, a New York-based progressive communications firm. She has worked as a journalist for BusinessWeek, Bloomberg News and Reuters. Previously, Moira was a labor activist
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Monday, October 21, 2013
Website Woes and the Privatized Rollout of Obamacare
Whatever the ultimate benefits of Obamacare, it's clear that the rollout of its $400m registration system and website has been a disaster.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
The Bank Bailout Cost US Taxpayers Nothing? Think Again
Last week, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a report (pdf) with what seemed like good news: the bailout of 2008 – which fronted $700bn in taxpayer funds to prop up the financial institutions that brought the economy to the brink – ended up