Mitt Romney Can’t Save the GOPThe Republican establishment is getting nervous. But it is deluded if it thinks Mittens can bail them out.
The A-WordTed Cruz is slamming Marco Rubio for once supporting amnesty. But are Cruz’s hands so clean?
Why I’m a Professor of Religion and PhilosophySen. Marco Rubio thinks I should quit my job. I’m not quitting.
The United States Doesn’t Spend Enough on Its MilitaryOur future, and the future of our allies, depends on stronger, and yes, more expensive, armed forces.
Rand Paul’s Hail MaryThe Kentucky senator had little left to lose—and delivered his strongest debate performance yet.
Donald Trump and Ben Carson Think Wages Are Just Too Damn HighMarco Rubio avoided the question. That’s why he’s a serious contender.
The Mizzou Football Team May Be Just the BeginningDon’t be surprised if more black athletes exert their political power for civil rights.
The Family BusinessJeb Bush probably wishes his father and brother weren’t discussing their presidencies while he is struggling to reach the same heights.
Worked to DeathHow victims are shut out of the workers’ comp system by big bills, bad laws, and companies that will do anything but pay.
Hillary Clinton Is Stepping Up Her Smear Campaign Against BernieFirst she suggested the Vermont senator was sexist. Now she’s reaching for the race card.
What Happened at Slate This Week?Ben Mathis-Lilley’s advice on avoiding jet lag, high court hairstyles, and the merits of 1920s monetary policy.
Why Are Governors Having Such a Hard Time?Americans used to think governors made good presidents. What happened?
What Exactly Is John Kasich Thinking?Not only does he have a losing campaign strategy, he is hurting the party’s most viable establishment candidates.
Where Does Marco Rubio Stand on Immigration?It’s time for the Florida senator to stop avoiding the issue.
The GOP’s Amateur HourThe fourth GOP debate revealed that Republican candidates are unprepared for a general election that is fought over the economy.
Ben Carson Doesn’t Like to Be QuestionedHe thinks the vetting has been too tough. It’s just getting started.
Marco Rubio Is Now Everyone’s Favorite TargetThe Florida senator is about to get squeezed from all sides.
Democrats Just Can’t Muster That Much Enthusiasm for 2016Maybe it wasn’t a good idea to hide their candidates’ debates behind weekend football?
Let Fox News Host All of the Republican Debates!Then the GOP’s presidential candidates would have to find something else to whine about.
Canary in a Coal MineWhy Kentucky’s new GOP governor will be a test case for Republicans across the country.