They Deserve A Vote: Punching In

In last night’s State of the Union address, President Obama announced the creation of a commission to improve our voting systems.

He also called for a minimum wage increase. (Indexed to inflation!)

Why pre-K matters for families and children.

Still a long way from pre-K for all. Where do the states stand?

Obama also called for paycheck fairness, which could revolutionize the retail sector.

The full text of the President’s speech.

All the evidence we have shows that Marco Rubio’s claims about the housing crisis are false.

More on Rubio: “could have come from any Republican politician, at any time in the last four years….The Republican Party’s problem isn’t the messenger; it’s the broad economic message.”

Newest member of Congress, Jason Smith of Missouri, trying to hide his ALEC ties.

Drive to organize a Mississippi Nissan plant continues, despite worker intimidation.

Finally: If you don’t like Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, you’re not alone.