With Kennedy’s Retirement, Trump Inherits a Tsunami of PowerThe president came into office with grandiose ideas about how much power a president should have. Now, he’ll have a Supreme Court with a clear conservative majority.
Soft on CrimeaIn a hearing on the Russia investigation, Democrats defend law enforcement, while Republicans see bias.
House GOP’s Immigration Bill Goes Down by Embarrassing MarginAnd moderates feel betrayed by conservatives.
Ben Jealous Runs Left, Wins Maryland PrimaryThe former NAACP president beat a more moderate rival on Tuesday night.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Stuns Joe Crowley in Progressives’ First Big Upset of 2018The first-time candidate shook the Democratic establishment in New York and Washington on Tuesday night.
Why the Maryland Primary Is an Uphill Battle for ProgressivesLiberals emboldened by Stacey Abrams’ big victory in Georgia are trying to rebuild her coalition in Maryland. But it won’t be easy.
“What the Hell Is President Trump Doing?”Sen. Chris Van Hollen describes meeting mothers whose children were torn away at the border.
“We Don’t Know Because They Won’t Tell Us”What it’s like to be a federal public defender on the Texas border right now.
“Demographics” Did Help Ocasio-Cortez Win, and That’s a Good ThingShe waged a great campaign. Her understanding of the Latino experience was part of it.
Protesters Push the Conversation on “Abolish ICE”Thousands rallied against the Trump administration’s immigration policy in Washington, D.C.
Family Separations Happen Within Our Borders, TooBut increasingly, the foster care system is recognizing the importance of partnering with parents and reuniting families.
The Left Is Starting to WinDemocrats should use the next Supreme Court nomination to show how they would change politics.
Mitch McConnell Has Already WonThe Senate leader’s successful gambit on Neil Gorsuch reshaped the court, even before Anthony Kennedy’s retirement.
Jordan Peterson Brings the “Dark Web” to AspenThe provocative psychologist peddled his familiar grievances in a conversation with the New York Times’ Bari Weiss.
Dan Donovan, Powered by Trump Support, Easily Defeats Convicted Felon Michael GrimmThe incumbent rides a Trump tweet to victory on Staten Island.
The Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
House Republicans’ Immigration Plan Is on Life SupportAn ugly day of delayed votes, drafting errors, and confusion about what they’re even voting on.