Patty Murray Should Be the Next Senate Minority Leader
The Washington senator is a better choice than Elizabeth Warren or Chuck Schumer.
Ted Cruz Is No Ronald ReaganThe Texas senator has little in common with the conservative icon from California.
Lindsey Graham Should Run for PresidentThe Republican senator from South Carolina may be the only politician who can stop global warming.
An Evangelical Notre DameSen. Ted Cruz chose Liberty University because its socially conservative student body has become a political powerhouse.
Hospitals Are Robbing Us BlindForget Obamacare. The real villains in the American health care system are greedy hospitals and the politicians who protect them.
A Quiet TensionIf you want to understand the anger over the brutal arrest of a UVA student, you must also understand UVA.
Give It a RestHillary Clinton doesn’t need to start campaigning to please a bunch of Democratic Party chieftains.
Why Paul Ryan Should Host a Poverty SummitThe Republican leader could create a venue for presidential candidates to talk about the issues they would otherwise ignore.
Veterans Should Pay Taxes Like Everyone ElseThe nationwide movement to exempt their pensions from state taxes doesn’t add up.
Martin O’Malley’s Incredible Shrinking LegacyThe former Maryland governor could be an alternative to Hillary Clinton, if his accomplishments don’t disappear first.
Obama’s Imperfect UnionThe president’s speech in Selma wasn’t attacking America’s greatness. It was offering a more honest history of who we are and can be.
Defenseless SecretaryHillary Clinton hasn’t offered a reasonable explanation for her private email account. That’s because there isn’t one.
What Scott Walker Can Teach Hillary ClintonForget all this talk about uniting America. It’s a fool’s errand.
Ted Cruz Imagines the White HouseLet’s not even pretend that the Texas senator has a chance of becoming president.
Candidate Fatigue SyndromeThe next crop of presidential candidates is embracing every new social media tool. But is that really a good idea?
Sweating the Small StuffPeople complain about our frivolous politics. But the greater danger may be our timid campaigns.
Farmer’s MarketRepublicans and Democrats hailed the new farm bill’s reforms. Instead, costs are going through the roof.
The Iowa AntidoteIf Hillary Clinton wants to get past her email troubles, she should get herself to Iowa.
A New Danger in FergusonThe senseless shooting of two police officers threatens to end a reform movement that was just beginning.
Jersey BoysIt’s fun to joke about Soprano State corruption, but Sen. Bob Menendez’s case offers lessons that are bigger than New Jersey.
Reality BitesHillary Clinton says she brings real-world experience. So when is she going to get serious about the questions over her private email account?
A Wisconsin WhimperIn an all-night session, the state’s unions and Democrats suffered another costly defeat.