Actually, Paul Ryan, the President’s Words Do Matter

Trump’s defenders say his lying tweets aren’t to be taken literally. They are sending us down a terrible road.

Nov. 21 2016 1:16 PMWill John Roberts Save the Supreme Court From Donald Trump?Maybe not—but he might.
Nov. 14 2016 4:59 PMRepublicans Stole the Supreme CourtDemocrats, don’t let them get away with it.
Nov. 7 2016 5:39 PMThe Woman Washington Never Figured OutFor Janet Reno, feminism was all about doing the job.
Nov. 3 2016 8:02 PMNot IntimidatedA court has gotten the Trump campaign on the record promising not to intimidate voters on Election Day. That is huge.
Nov. 1 2016 3:59 PMWho Watches the Poll Watchers?Trump and the RNC have goaded supporters into harassing minority voters on Election Day. Can the courts stop them?
Oct. 31 2016 2:28 PMAmerica Is Already in the Midst of a Voter Suppression CrisisWe didn’t even need to wait for Election Day.
Oct. 30 2016 6:05 PMNo Sexting, No EmailsIn getting “new” Clinton emails, did the FBI violate the Constitution?
Oct. 25 2016 1:21 PMNo More Bush v. GoreThe Supreme Court will never be able to settle another presidential election. That’s a bad thing!
Oct. 20 2016 6:53 PMWorse Than TrumpThe GOP’s Merrick Garland blockade is more disastrous for democracy than anything Donald Trump will do after Election Day.
Oct. 17 2016 5:45 PMThe GOP Created the “Rigged Vote” MythNow the party is trying to hide from it.
Oct. 14 2016 11:49 AMAre Trump’s Boasts About Sexual Assault a Legal Admission of Wrongdoing?Reprehensible, but not actionable.
Oct. 11 2016 4:23 PMRuth Bader Ginsburg Was Never Really “Notorious RBG”Her attacks on Colin Kaepernick dispel that myth once and for all.
Oct. 10 2016 5:50 AMNo Dreadlocks for YouWhy banning dreads at work isn’t racially discriminatory, even if it should be illegal.
Oct. 7 2016 3:10 PMGuns Are Killing St. LouisThe presidential debate is being held a few miles from America’s deadliest neighborhoods.
Oct. 6 2016 3:22 PMAlabama’s Failure of Moral TurpitudeIts felony disenfranchisement scheme is grossly unconstitutional and racially biased.
Nov. 16 2016 5:55 PMHow Painful Can Trump Make the Lives of Immigrants?The threats he actually will and won’t be able to follow through on.
Nov. 9 2016 10:02 AMWill Trump’s Rule of Law Be Our Rule of Law?The fate of the entire legal apparatus of government is in the balance.
Nov. 7 2016 5:55 AMChasing Electoral GhostsWe looked at 130 million ballots from the 2012 election and found practically zero evidence of fraud.
Nov. 3 2016 5:49 PMRoe v. Wade Is on the BallotAbortion rights are on the line in this election and people don’t seem the least bit concerned.
Oct. 31 2016 2:43 PMComey Is a Constitutional Lightweight, and Donald Trump Remains the Only Scandal Worth Talking AboutTogether they’re trashing not just Hillary Clinton but the rule of law.
Oct. 30 2016 8:02 PMWho Will Protect the Constitution?Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton, amendment by amendment.
Oct. 27 2016 6:54 PMEight Is Not EnoughSenate Republicans believe the Supreme Court will be just fine permanently operating one justice down. Here’s how John Roberts can talk sense into them.
Oct. 21 2016 5:57 AMCan You Carry a Gun to a Polling Place?As Trump riles up his supporters, a look at what constitutes illegal voter intimidation.
Oct. 19 2016 6:49 PMSCOTUS Above All ElseSen. John McCain’s recent comments reveal how the Republican Party’s Supreme Court strategy is backfiring.
Oct. 17 2016 5:21 PMVoter FraudIt would be literally insane to try to steal an election in the way Donald Trump is alleging.
Oct. 12 2016 5:45 AMPennsylvania’s ShamePoorly trained police. Underpaid defense attorneys. No support for the wrongly convicted. How did the state’s criminal justice system fail so profoundly?
Oct. 10 2016 1:20 PMExtended SentenceThe formerly incarcerated are facing crippling prison debt when they get out, and it needs to stop.
Oct. 8 2016 6:49 PMThe Real Donald TrumpRepublicans who tried to pretend for months his vile misogyny was just an act can no longer hide from the truth.
Oct. 6 2016 5:56 PMIrreparable HarmThe Supreme Court just heard a case that proves how broken the death penalty is.
Oct. 4 2016 4:44 PM“Tim Kaine Defended HimThe GOP’s dangerous, toxic, and horrifying attacks on the Constitution.