Nov. 13 2015 3:15 PMMitt Romney Can’t Save the GOPThe Republican establishment is getting nervous. But it is deluded if it thinks Mittens can bail them out.
Nov. 12 2015 6:23 PMThe A-WordTed Cruz is slamming Marco Rubio for once supporting amnesty. But are Cruz’s hands so clean?
Nov. 12 2015 3:40 PMWhy I’m a Professor of Religion and PhilosophySen. Marco Rubio thinks I should quit my job. I’m not quitting.
Nov. 12 2015 5:47 AMThe 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.
Nov. 11 2015 3:18 PMMarco Rubio Is the Nominee in WaitingAnother winning debate performance seals it.
Nov. 11 2015 2:14 AMThe Philosophy of EconomicsThe fourth GOP presidential debate got downright philosophical.
Nov. 11 2015 12:56 AMRand Paul’s Hail MaryThe Kentucky senator had little left to lose—and delivered his strongest debate performance yet.
Nov. 10 2015 10:24 PMDonald Trump and Ben Carson Think Wages Are Just Too Damn HighMarco Rubio avoided the question. That’s why he’s a serious contender.
Nov. 10 2015 5:26 PMWhat Twitter Has to Say About the GOP DebatesCheck out the instant spin room.
Nov. 9 2015 6:30 PMThe Mizzou Football Team May Be Just the BeginningDon’t be surprised if more black athletes exert their political power for civil rights.
Nov. 8 2015 8:30 PMThe InsurgentTed Cruz is leading the most ambitious national campaign no one sees coming.
Nov. 5 2015 8:14 PMThe Family BusinessJeb Bush probably wishes his father and brother weren’t discussing their presidencies while he is struggling to reach the same heights. 
Nov. 5 2015 1:06 PMWorked to DeathHow victims are shut out of the workers’ comp system by big bills, bad laws, and companies that will do anything but pay.
Nov. 4 2015 9:54 AMHillary Clinton Is Stepping Up Her Smear Campaign Against BernieFirst she suggested the Vermont senator was sexist. Now she’s reaching for the race card.
Nov. 3 2015 12:14 PMRepublicans Are Destroying Their Chances With Latino VotersAnd it will get worse as the GOP primary continues.
Nov. 13 2015 2:40 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Ben Mathis-Lilley’s advice on avoiding jet lag, high court hairstyles, and the merits of 1920s monetary policy.
Nov. 12 2015 5:22 PMWhy Are Governors Having Such a Hard Time?Americans used to think governors made good presidents. What happened?
Nov. 12 2015 3:31 PMThe Reading ListStories we liked from around the Web for the week of Nov. 9.
Nov. 11 2015 3:49 PMWhat Exactly Is John Kasich Thinking?Not only does he have a losing campaign strategy, he is hurting the party’s most viable establishment candidates.
Nov. 11 2015 1:17 PMWhere Does Marco Rubio Stand on Immigration?It’s time for the Florida senator to stop avoiding the issue.
Nov. 11 2015 1:32 AMThe GOP’s Amateur HourThe fourth GOP debate revealed that Republican candidates are unprepared for a general election that is fought over the economy. 
Nov. 10 2015 10:55 PMWho Won the GOP Debate?Vote in our totally unscientific online poll.
Nov. 10 2015 6:43 PMBen Carson Doesn’t Like to Be QuestionedHe thinks the vetting has been too tough. It’s just getting started.
Nov. 10 2015 2:47 PMMarco Rubio Is Now Everyone’s Favorite TargetThe Florida senator is about to get squeezed from all sides. 
Nov. 9 2015 4:39 PMDemocrats Just Can’t Muster That Much Enthusiasm for 2016Maybe it wasn’t a good idea to hide their candidates’ debates behind weekend football?  
Nov. 6 2015 7:04 PMBen Carson’s West Point Fib Won’t Hurt HimIn fact, it’ll probably help him.
Nov. 5 2015 4:25 PMLet Fox News Host All of the Republican Debates!Then the GOP’s presidential candidates would have to find something else to whine about.
Nov. 4 2015 5:27 PMCanary in a Coal MineWhy Kentucky’s new GOP governor will be a test case for Republicans across the country. 
Nov. 3 2015 4:03 PMPaul Ryan’s First Shutdown FightHouse Republicans have their new speaker. Trouble will soon follow.
Nov. 2 2015 8:22 PMRubio Is Lying About Hillary LyingThe Republican candidate’s claims about Hillary Clinton and Benghazi fall apart under scrutiny.