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.
Democrats prioritized getting a deal done, and it will—but did they give in too early?
The JPMorgan Chase CEO sits on the New York Federal Reserve Board of Governors, which is a clear conflict of interest.
With the vast majority of Americans pushing for some kind of healthcare reform, Congress and states have options, from subsidies to state-level mandates to single-payer.
While the new policy is clearly politically motivated, it still has the potential to help hundreds of thousands of undocumented young people.
Wall Street titans got over $4 trillion from the Federal Reserve while holding powerful seats there.
Democrats don't have a strategy for the biggest policy faceoff of the year, and progressives should force them to adopt one.