Jaime Fuller

Jaime Fuller is a former associate editor at The American Prospect

Recent Articles

Daily Meme: The Roberts Court Takes Another Look at Affirmative Action

  • Today, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action—or as you probably know it, the University of Michigan affirmative-action case.

Daily Meme: Crazy Soundbites While You Were Sleeping—Tea Party Edition

  • Although there may have been little news about ending the shutdown over the weekend, Tea Party Republicans managed to fill the empty space with plenty of crazy soundbites. For those of you who blissfully managed to stay away from the crazy, here's a small sample of what you missed.
  • Ben Carson: "Obamacare is, really I think, the worst thing that's happened in this nation since slavery."

Daily Meme: Congress, Better than Ebola!

Americans are not impressed with Republicans right now. While President Obama's approval rating has ticked up two points this month, the GOP has seen their popularity drop to its lowest levels ever.

By a margin of 22 percent, respondents in the latest NBC/WSJ poll blame Republicans over the White House for the government shutdown.

Daily Meme: Don't Forget the Sequester

The House is finally starting to make moves on the debt ceiling and the budget, but it's important to note that one sure casualty of this extended stand-off is all of the federal spending already slashed by the sequester earlier this year.