Politics

Should Biden Seriously Consider a Republican Infrastructure Bill?

Mitt Romney and a group of 10 GOP senators have a plan. The White House can learn from the Harvard Negotiation Project about how to respond.

Books

Sickness in Health

A journalist’s fly-on-the-wall coverage of one small Ohio hospital reveals the deeper story of America’s broken medical system—and the heartland’s decline.

Economy

The Trillions In Covid Spending Is What the Economy Needed

Should the massive federal assistance have been more targeted?  We should be glad it wasn’t.

Health Care

How Mistreating Nursing Home Staff Helped Spread Covid-19

Poorly paid direct care workers with multiple jobs who can’t afford sick leave spread the pandemic to the most vulnerable. Here’s how we can do better.