George grew up in Buffalo, NY and holds a B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to joining The Nation, George was Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org. He worked as a researcher for Michael Moore’s SiCKO and as an Associate Producer on “The Media Project” on the Independent Film Channel. His work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, Media Matters, and The Buffalo News.
A Republican measure would have allowed TransCanada to begin construction on the pipeline immediately.
Republicans in Congress are debating a bill that would make it harder for young women to access abortion services.
Republicans are aiming to prevent the Federal Reserve from addressing unemployment, while also hobbling the SEC.
The White House says the "number one" reason to stay in Afghanistan is to defeat Al Qaeda. But has that already happened?