Ted Cruz Wants to Protect Our DaughtersHow the Texas senator made drafting women into the military a wedge issue.
The Unctuous Genius of Ted CruzHow the candidate turned naked careerism into a winning campaign strategy.
Marco Rubio Wants to Assure New Hampshire Voters That He Can Lead The Florida senator is trying to make up for the damage he did at Saturday’s debate.
How Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. Won the 1964 New Hampshire Primary Without Lifting a Finger Four friends thought running the “old man” would be a fun thing to do.
What Twitter Pundits Have to Say About the Republican DebateCheck out the instant spin room.
Why It’s Too Soon for Mitt Romney to Endorse Marco RubioHe should wait until that endorsement would do the most good.
What Does Marco Rubio Stand For?The senator’s chameleonlike nature makes him the GOP’s best hope to win the general election—if he can make it that far.
Does Baltimore Need DeRay Mckesson?The Black Lives Matter activist has made the city’s mayoral election a lot more complicated. He may be just what it’s missing.
Bernie vs. Hillary Is Good for DemocratsThe big takeaway from the MSNBC debate is that the DNC should have held more debates.
What Is a Bernie Sanders Progressive?The Vermont senator has chosen a very selective definition of progressive.
Has Ted Cruz Lost His Mojo?After Iowa, Donald Trump and Marco Rubio are getting all the attention.
Flint Wasn’t Allowed DemocracyThat’s part of the reason nobody acted when its water was poisoned.
The Day After the United Kingdom Leaves the EUIt could be the beginning of the end of both of them.
View From Chicago
Ted Cruz Is Not Eligible to Be PresidentAt least according to the most plausible constitutional interpretation.
Bernie’s WayThe Vermont senator doesn’t want to bring Republicans and Democrats together. He means to tear it all down.
Marco Rubio Was a DisasterThe Florida senator was unprepared for an attack he should have seen coming.
Are Assault Weapons Protected by the Second Amendment?The Supreme Court may finally have to rule on the right to keep and bear AR-15s.
Roads & Kingdoms
China’s Top DogsA growing number of Chinese pups and their owners are competing in high-end dog shows, but not without controversy.
What Twitter Pundits Have to Say About the Democratic DebateCheck out the instant spin room.
Marco Rubio’s SpinelessnessThe Florida senator attacks Obama for a perfectly normal speech about Muslims.
Hillary Clinton Told the Truth About Her Iraq War VoteHer foreign policy judgment can’t be understood without that context.