Hey Small Spender! Punching In

Who is the smallest government spender since Eisenhower? Hint: His name rhymes with Obama.

Overall union density as share of the workforce falls…

…but union membership is up in 14 states…

including California

and Texas!

Plus, Sarita Gupta reminds us, those numbers don’t tell the whole story.

John Nichols: Republicans lost in 2012, so they are trying to rig the electoral college in 2013.

Related: The plan to rig the 2016 election in six pictures.

“There is no one who doesn’t have health care in America,” said a person who people actually elected Governor.

Oxfam: The wealth and income of the world’s 100 richest people could eliminate world poverty. #mindblown

The richest 1 percent of the world’s population have seen their wealth increase 60 percent in 20 years. #mindblownagain

Finally: Cartoon of the Day.