Shutdown, With a Smiley Face: Punching In

Rep. Ted Yoho, a Florida Republican, genuinely doesn’t understand the effects of shutdown or debt-ceiling default,

How Fox News helped cause the shutdown.

Worker battle at Mississippi Nissan plant gets solidarity through France and Brazil.

Working America rallied to fix our broken immigration system in North Carolina.

What do school vouchers do for students? Not much.

How ALEC member State Senator Leah Vukmir uses taxpayer money to avoid process servers.

Here’s what will be on your ballot in November 2013.

Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder rattles his saber about making Missouri a so-called “right to work” state.

Finally: How a Rand Paul Republican from Alabama learned to love Obamacare.