Politics
Politics
Jan. 16 2015 5:40 PMA Blazing StartOne year in, Colorado’s experiment with retail marijuana has been a sweeping success.
Jan. 15 2015 2:51 PMThe True Sign Hillary Clinton Will Face No Serious Democratic OpponentEveryone already works on her campaign.
Jan. 14 2015 11:48 PMThe Myth of GentrificationIt’s extremely rare and not as bad for the poor as you think.
Jan. 14 2015 6:00 AMMy First Byline: Interning at the New Republic in 1986Watch Jacob Weisberg and William Saletan talk about the start of their journalism careers.
Jan. 13 2015 7:44 PMA Win-Win-Win-Win SituationThe Republicans can’t lose on the Keystone pipeline. But if Obama plays it right, he could also triumph.
Jan. 13 2015 12:39 PMWhy Romney Wants to RunHe genuinely believes the third time could be the charm.
Jan. 12 2015 5:58 PMWhy Mitt Romney Would Be a Strong Candidate in 2016Really.
Jan. 9 2015 5:32 PMThe Warren CommissionIn a new focus group, voters agreed about one thing: Elizabeth Warren is one of the most intriguing contenders for 2016.
Jan. 8 2015 8:37 PMCharlie Hebdo Is Heroic and RacistWe should embrace and condemn it.
Jan. 8 2015 3:15 PMDid Scott Walker Just Become the Newest Obamacare Defender?Expect to hear more about the Wisconsin governor’s on-camera comments if he enters the 2016 presidential race.
Jan. 6 2015 7:01 PMLeader of the PACJeb Bush moves a step closer to announcing his 2016 presidential bid—and keeping his promise of running a very different campaign.
Jan. 5 2015 5:56 PMThe GOP on the BrinkCan Republicans govern without a crisis?
Dec. 31 2014 10:42 AMWhy I Am Optimistic About the Future of Race Relations in AmericaEven amid the racial turmoil of 2014, we are making progress.
Dec. 30 2014 11:01 AMLouisiana’s Long History of RacismWhy Rep. Steve Scalise spoke to a white nationalist hate group.
Dec. 22 2014 8:17 PMDéjà BlueNew York City’s largest police union thinks it’s under attack by de Blasio. It’s felt that way about every mayor.
Jan. 15 2015 4:00 PMRocky Mountain Buzz KillWhy can’t Colorado’s new pot PSAs tell people the few things they actually need to know about pot?
Jan. 15 2015 2:37 PMWhy Rand Paul Hopes You Too Will Run for President
Jan. 14 2015 10:27 PMWho Wants Mitt Romney to Run?The people who want him to fail.
Jan. 13 2015 8:35 PMWhy I’m Sad Paul Ryan Isn’t RunningAnd why I’m happy.
Jan. 13 2015 6:48 PMYou Know Who Else Said That?My favorite examples of Republicans comparing Obama to Hitler.
Jan. 12 2015 8:38 PMWhy Can’t the RNC Rid Itself of a Racist?Because, some conservatives say, they aren’t trying hard enough.
Jan. 9 2015 6:49 PM#IAmThe default mode of showing solidarity in the hashtag era.
Jan. 9 2015 10:22 AMStart HereThe Republican Congress can advance its principles and prove it can govern by beating back federal overreach in public education.
Jan. 8 2015 5:37 PMCop DramaPolice shouldn’t fear policing reforms. Accountability and community outreach makes their jobs easier and safer.
Jan. 7 2015 8:45 AMA White Man’s DemocratJim Webb wants to speak for the white working poor. Democrats should listen to what he has to say.
Jan. 5 2015 8:30 PMTry, Try AgainOnce again, conservatives want to oust the House speaker. Why they are giving it another shot. 
Jan. 2 2015 8:53 PMWhat Matters in SelmaCritics say Ava DuVernay’s film isn’t fair to LBJ. That’s because it’s about a movement, not leaders.
Dec. 30 2014 6:49 PMWhite NoiseDid House Majority Whip Steve Scalise admit to speaking at a white supremacist event he never attended?
Dec. 23 2014 4:12 PMThe Obama BoomWhat should Republicans say now that the GDP is growing, the deficit is shrinking, and gas prices are falling?
Dec. 21 2014 4:26 PMBattered and BluePolice departments shouldn’t feel under siege. The public just wants better policing.

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