Jaime Fuller

Jaime Fuller is a former associate editor at The American Prospect

Recent Articles

Daily Meme: Mutually Assured Obstruction

  • Life in the Senate plays out predictably in the 21st century. It serves as the older sibling to the House, coming off as more logical and responsible by comparison, but when the Senate carries out duties that are its sole purview, it proves that the two legislative bodies share the same DNA. Yes, we're talking about the confirmation process for executive appointments.

Daily Meme: Seasonal Shopping Disorder

  • The holiday season is upon us! Which means that companies are going to spend the next month and a half treating their workers even worse than usual. 
  • Fortunately, the National Labor Relations Board is finally staffed up, and the Labor Department's new head, Thomas Perez, is expected to put up a good fight for workers too. 

Daily Meme: Republican Governors Get Ready for 2014 ... and 2016

  • Republican governors from across the country are descending upon Tempe, Arizona for this year's Republican Governors Association meeting. 

Daily Meme: Obamacare End Times

  • In a news environment where day three analysis stories often get filed 30 minutes after an important news event occurs, it's somewhat astounding that we find ourselves on week three of talking about a sucky government website. 
  • And, because developments on this story have been ... somewhat static, it's strangely impressive how the lack of news has inspired the opposite reaction in the press, with accusations and predictions growing more apocalyptic and acquiring additional strains of dramatic and dramatically misplaced metaphors.

Daily Meme: If You Like This News Story, You Can Keep It

  • Yikes. The Affordable Care Act just can't catch a break, can it. Reporters at The Washington Post say that the Healthcare.gov website is unlikely to be fixed by December.
  • Although the Obama administration is still adamant that they can get this done, armed with Red Bull and crossed fingers.