Fighting the Last WarJeb Bush isn’t giving clear answers about America’s lessons in Iraq. That’s something no serious candidate can avoid.
All in the FamilyJeb Bush is embracing his brother’s mistaken decision to invade Iraq. Hillary Clinton is running away from her husband’s popular political legacy. Shouldn’t it be reversed?
Huckabee’s Welfare State ConservatismThe former Arkansas governor understands something important about GOP voters: They aren’t opposed to welfare spending as long as it’s for them.
Pick OneSome conservatives are trying to unify the GOP around a single candidate—if only they could agree on the same one.
Why David Brooks Shouldn’t Talk About Poor PeopleThe New York Times columnist believes their poverty stems from a lack of virtue.
First PrinciplesClinton began her campaign by denouncing the big money flowing into politics. That just got a lot harder for her to talk about.
Scott Walker’s Anti-Immigration EpiphanyThe Wisconsin governor’s new position against legal immigration could have huge implications for the GOP race.
Down SouthRepublican presidential hopefuls descended on South Carolina last weekend to show how low they can go.
We Do Negotiate With TerroristsLet’s stop pretending we don’t, and craft better U.S. policy to protect American hostages.
ISIS Isn’t the New Soviet ThreatRepublicans who suggest otherwise have forgotten Christianity and Judaism’s own history of violence.
The Truth About the ClintonsClinton Cash can’t prove anything against Hillary. That’s what makes it so necessary.
A Swing and a MissPeter Schweizer’s attack on the Clintons leads with his conclusions and never connects the dots.
The Fraud of WarU.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan have stolen tens of millions through bribery, theft, and rigged contracts.
My Baltimore BargainMy corner of the city is an ideal place to live. But the awkward truth is that it is attainable because it’s in a deeply troubled city.
Hillary Clinton’s Impressive Criminal Justice SpeechThe Democratic front-runner isn’t just committing herself to reform. She is making an important political decision about the race to come.
The Deep, Troubling Roots of Baltimore’s DeclineIf we want to save Charm City, we must begin by reversing 100 years of segregation.
Bill Clinton’s High PriceThe former president would be an enormous asset to a Hillary Clinton administration. But it comes at a cost.
The Fight Against 15Increasing the minimum wage so dramatically will damage the economic prospects of millions of vulnerable people.