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George Zornick

Author Bios

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

As Clinton launches her second presidential bid, serious questions remain about her positions on key economic and foreign policy issues.

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.

Blogs

The Senate passed a bill that cuts benefits for low-income Americans and will cost over 56,000 jobs. 
The NSA illegally monitored United Nations diplomats and weapons inspectors in an effort to get the Iraq War approved. 
A crucial push-and-pull will occur in the Senate this week that will determine citizenship for millions of immigrants.
The NSA spying is legal--and that’s the real scandal. 
Military brass did a bad job convincing people they are serious about preventing sexual assault.
On government surveillance and Wall Street accountability, the nominee for FBI director has a lot to answer for. 
The GOP candidate in Massachusetts hasn’t been able to defend his anti-gun control position. 
The National Weather Service saved thousands of lives in Oklahoma--so why are we cutting its budget?