U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    New York State's Long-Running War on Weed

    A U.S. map that shows where pot is legal looks a lot like recent electoral college maps, except instead of blue, the liberal states are rendered in green: the entire West Coast (California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada), progressive mountain and Midwest states (Colorado, New Mexico; Michigan, Illinois ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2014

    Here Are Three Things New York Can Do Right Now To Save Heroin Addicts From Overdose

    It's been three days since Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in a West Village apartment, reportedly surrounded by the detritus of his addiction: a needle, baggies full of heroin, other empty bags, prescription drugs. News stories have retraced his last days, speculated tastelessly on what his d ... More >>

  • News

    January 31, 2006

    Stickler's for the Rules

    18 miners killed this year, and safety nominee says the laws are fine

  • News

    September 27, 2005

    Back of the Class

    College students get short shrift from Katrina aid

  • News

    July 5, 2005

    Hillary's Plan B

    Clinton calls Bush's bluff on science, women's rights, and the morning-after pill

  • News

    March 29, 2005

    Time for a Prayer Circle

    Clinton and Kerry launch an unlikely crusade for religious freedom at work

  • News

    March 22, 2005

    A Plug for the GOP

    In the long run, Schiavo case could get spun to Republicans' advantage

  • News

    February 17, 2004

    The Ideology Police

    Targeting Middle East studies, zealots' 'homeland security' creates campus insecurity