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 new super-supercommittee is clearly trying to exclude voices that want to protect Medicare and Social Security.
While the supercommittee pursues a “grand bargain” on deficit reduction, progressive members of the House are speaking out against deep cuts.
Weak Democrats, intransigent Republicans, and lazy reporting—where have we seen this before?
A new study on income inequality might make some Republicans on the supercommittee awful uncomfortable today.
The Congressional supercommittee, tasked with finding at least $1.2 trillion in ten-year deficit reduction, is a natural target for the slashing austerity class.
The award-winning journalist delivered a stirring speech in Washington last night about the political capture carried out by Wall Street.
A new report shows the Pentagon just can’t quit fraudulent defense contractors.