All Further Articles for 2012-08-20

Monday, August 20, 2012
It Could Always Be Worse, or How Women In Congress Save Us from An Even More Akin-Flavored World
The pro-choice PAC EMILY's List has launched the Impact Project to remind us that women have played a critical role in either passing or opposing (cue the GOP's "Let Women Die Act") key legislation on issues from health care to minimum wage. With charts showing that women are the most consistently progressive votes in Congress.
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On Poverty: What Bush Tax Cuts, Two Wars and An Unfettered Wall Street Have Given The Rest of Us
Charts of the Day: Telling visuals on record high income disparity and number of Americans - 66 million and counting - at or below the federal poverty level. Shameful.
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