No Seriously, Thank a Teacher: Punching In

The heroes of Sandy Hook: Anne Marie Murphy, Dawn Hochsprung, Maryrose Kristopik, Mary Sherlach, Kaitlin Roig, Victoria Soto.

Don’t raise the Medicare age: even more reasons why it’s a bad idea.

Meet Tim Scott, our newest U.S. Senator.

Is ALEC fearing an IRS audit?

Diane Feinstein and other Democrats want to renew the ban on assault weapons.

How a political fight in DC could harm a battered women’s shelter in Dayton.

Does the future of the labor movement lie on the Las Vegas strip?

Lower corporate taxes don’t equal more hiring: 5 examples.

Barney Frank’s next steps.

Finally: President Obama’s speech in Newtown, Connecticut. (Transcript)