Politics
Politics
May 16 2017 7:38 PMLosing FaithSenate Republicans have no idea how to continue to cover up for the president.
May 16 2017 1:21 PMA Trump Nominee Who Knows What He’s DoingIn praise of United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
May 15 2017 4:59 PMStrange ThingsThe Senate race in Alabama is going to be nutty, fun, and potentially an enormous headache for Mitch McConnell.
May 11 2017 6:24 PMThe Presidential Advisory Commission on Voter SuppressionThe president’s new “election integrity” group will find fraud where it doesn’t exist and make it harder for Americans to cast their ballots.
May 11 2017 9:00 AMHow to Fix TrumpcareTo build a better health care bill, Republican senators need to learn a lesson from the architects of the Affordable Care Act.
May 10 2017 11:27 PMYou Are the Greatest Threat to My Life!”A hostile town hall crowd spews anger at the GOP congressman who revived the AHCA.
May 10 2017 7:55 PMDonald Trump Wants an Etch A Sketch PresidencyUnfortunately for him, presidents don’t get to shake their past mistakes away.
May 10 2017 1:15 PMWhat Twitter Pundits Are Saying About the Comey FiringCheck out the instant spin room.
May 9 2017 10:57 PMTrump Wanted a Public ExecutionThe president fired James Comey via letter, while the FBI director was giving a speech.
May 8 2017 4:57 PMRepublicans Are Lying About TrumpcareThe real AHCA is indefensible, so they’re selling Americans a bill that doesn’t exist.
May 5 2017 10:18 AMModerate Republicans Are WimpsWhy did the House GOP caucus pass a terrible health care bill? Because middle-of-the-road members don’t stand for anything.
May 4 2017 6:16 PMCruel Old PartyThe GOP’s passage of Trumpcare is one of the most callous things the party has ever done.
May 4 2017 4:41 PMWhy Do “Values Voters” Support Trump?Reza Aslan talks to Trumpcast about the devil’s bargain between the president and white evangelicals.
May 3 2017 6:59 PMTrumpcare Parlor TricksHow the GOP was able to create momentum for the American Health Care Act out of thin air.
May 3 2017 12:23 PMWhat Is Going On at the Heritage Foundation?And why you should care.
May 16 2017 4:01 PMTrump Is a Stress Test for DemocracyWe are failing.
May 16 2017 10:44 AMReliable SourcesWhy we should believe the anonymous officials in the Washington Post’s leak story over McMaster, Tillerson, and Trump.
May 12 2017 7:15 PMThe Trump Administration’s Guide to Twisting WordsDon’t take it from me. Take it from this guy I’m misquoting.
May 11 2017 4:55 PMWelcome to the Forever War, Mr. PresidentTrump could easily get us sucked into Afghanistan again. Here’s how he could avoid his predecessors’ mistakes.
May 11 2017 6:30 AMWhy Is Trump So Angry?The president’s uncontrollable rage powers his ruthlessness—and his ineptitude.
May 10 2017 8:05 PMThe White House Is Lying About ComeyThat’s one thing we know for sure.
May 10 2017 4:00 PMIs There Anything Trump Could Do to Lose GOP Support?Republican indifference to the Comey firing is the latest evidence that this is a party defined not by conservatism but by its will to power.
May 10 2017 1:06 PMA Show of ForceAt a raucous town hall, Virginia Rep. Dave Brat seemed wary of defending the changes to AHCA that his Freedom Caucus fought for.
May 9 2017 6:40 PMWhy Are the Times, the Post, and MSNBC on a Conservative Hiring Spree?Five theories.
May 8 2017 3:07 PMThe GOP Game Plan for Defending TrumpcareIt’s evasive, it’s irrational, it’s pretty damn slick. 
May 4 2017 8:19 PMRudderlessProgressives didn’t activate against Trumpcare 2.0 until it was too late. Will they actually punish Republicans at the polls?
May 4 2017 5:39 PMBe AfraidIf Trumpcare can pass the House, it can pass the Senate.
May 3 2017 7:21 PMPolitical MalfeasancePassing Trumpcare 2.0 will be an unmitigated disaster for the GOP.
May 3 2017 3:16 PMBret Stephens Should Take His Own AdviceThe New York Times columnist wants us to be aware of everyone’s ideological intentions, but he’s not.
May 2 2017 9:44 PMThe Danger of Trump’s Civil War IgnoranceThose who don’t understand history are doomed to repeat it.

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