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George Zornick

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George Zornick

George Zornick

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.

Articles

News and Features

From blocking nominees to launching pointless investigations to deregulating everything, the new Senate is poised to wreak havoc.

The Newtown tragedy was supposed to change everything about gun politics. Why it didn’t—and how reformers might still win.

Congress is moving to end the showdown, but will hard-liners slow everything down?

Democrats introduced a gun control bill on the first day of the new Congress. But can they overcome the NRA?

A massive recent spike in gun sales has boosted Walmart’s flagging profits, making it the top seller of firearms and ammunition nationwide.

At the RNC, Nation reporters find a hard-right party that’s cozy with lobbyists and interested in dealing with major storms only when they threaten their convention.

It took pressure from progressives to get a partly decent mortgage fraud settlement. They can’t take their eyes off the prize now.

To secure their privilege, the richest Americans resort to a range of maneuvers beyond the evasion of taxes and financial regulation.

Blogs

Time for Congress to start planning ahead.
A decision by US Border Patrol this week “effectively gives a license to kill Latinos on both sides of the border,” according...
Friday’s punitive and economically damaging food stamp cuts are much less a result of red-team-versus-blue-team politics, and much...
For the first time since before the Civil War, the Senate rejected a sitting member of Congress for a cabinet post. 
Three Pakistanis put a face to America's drone wars on Capitol Hill Tuesday. 
A new film aims to help end American indifference to the tragedy of drone warfare. 
The smallest federal enforcement outfit has perhaps the best record on Wall Street prosecutions. Why?
Ted Cruz made defiant, historic remarks today outside the Senate chamber--but little of what he said was correct.