Paul Ryan Unleashed Hell on Himself

His compromises on Trumpcare are making it harder, not easier, to pass.

March 23 2017 5:38 PMThe Media Have Finally Figured Out How to Cover Trump’s LiesNot just falsehood by falsehood, but as the defining feature of his presidency.
March 23 2017 2:38 PMTrump’s AccomplicesCongressional Republicans have proven they care more about loyalty to the president than their own principles, or even the law.
March 21 2017 7:18 PMDonald Trump Is Not Having FunA portrait of a sad, angry president.
March 21 2017 4:45 PMHate in AmericaAn updating list.
March 21 2017 2:46 PMI Have a Question. And Another. And Another. And…Why journalists should stop asking President Trump multipart questions.
March 17 2017 10:28 PM“There Is No Question That Something Happened”How the Trump camp's argument for investigating Obama could be turned against them.
March 16 2017 5:39 PMGutter TrashSebastian Gorka’s ties to a group of Nazi collaborators is a new low for Donald Trump’s administration.
March 15 2017 8:13 PMGood Scores Don’t Make Good PolicyThe perils of crafting legislation to pass muster with the Congressional Budget Office.
March 14 2017 7:26 PMHow Good a Listener Is Donald Trump?He leans forward, tilts his head to the side, and doesn’t quite catch what you’re talking about.
March 14 2017 4:27 PMRepublicans Can’t Defend Trumpcare on the MeritsSo they’re not even trying.
March 14 2017 3:43 PMThe Turkish ConnectionA timeline of what we know, and what Trump knew, about Michael Flynn’s relationship with Turkey.
March 13 2017 12:38 PMHalf MeasuresWhy is the GOP trying to do some of its favored health care reform changes and not others?
March 9 2017 4:21 PMBroken PledgeTrump’s promises to “take care” of inner city, rural, and Rust Belt voters have officially proved to be a con.
March 9 2017 11:38 AMIf Mom and Dad Are DeportedFearing arrest and expulsion, undocumented immigrants are racing to draft plans for their U.S.-born children.
March 8 2017 8:22 PMThe “Opposition Party” Keeps Getting BiggerThe more enemies Donald Trump declares, the less Americans believe him—and the more alone he becomes.
March 23 2017 2:47 PMHow National Review Helped Build the Alt-RightThe magazine laid the foundations for the movement it now opposes.
March 22 2017 1:59 PMWhy Fixing Trumpcare Is ImpossibleThere’s a secret, cynical reason Paul Ryan can’t give conservatives what they want on the American Health Care Act.
March 21 2017 4:46 PMTrump Still Hasn’t ClosedHis signature legislative priority—repeal and replace Obamacare—doesn’t yet have the votes.
March 21 2017 4:33 PMTrump’s Terrifying Comey TweetThe president is using his office as a platform to contest the very nature of truth.
March 21 2017 10:03 AMRepublicans Don’t Want to Find Out What Happened With RussiaThat’s why they spent the Comey hearing defending Trump and Michael Flynn—and attacking the FBI.
March 16 2017 6:26 PMNobody’s HappyConservative and moderate Republicans both hate Trumpcare, and one of them is going to have to budge.
March 16 2017 5:18 PMOur Brilliant Plan Cannot Fail!Trump and his henchmen keep ruining their Muslim ban by bragging about it like dumb movie villains.
March 15 2017 7:57 PMDonald Trump Sees Himself in Andrew JacksonThe president deserves the Jackson legacy, but not for the reasons he’d like.
March 14 2017 6:13 PMTrumpcare Is DoomedUnless Republican leaders make fundamental changes.
March 14 2017 3:44 PMThis White House Lies About EverythingAnd other lessons from the Flynn-Turkey-Trump saga.
March 14 2017 11:11 AMWill an Outspoken Reality TV Star Replace … Justin Trudeau?!Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary says he’s no Donald Trump. But in some ways his campaign to lead Canada’s Conservative Party is even more unlikely.
March 12 2017 8:00 PMThe Kids Are RightThere’s nothing outrageous about stamping out bigoted speech.
March 9 2017 3:36 PMWhy Do Republicans Hate the Republican Health Care Plan?Because the GOP has policy goals that can’t be achieved.
March 9 2017 5:53 AMHow Nixonian Is Donald Trump?A little-known pre-Watergate Nixon scandal helps us understand the road the new president’s traveling.
March 8 2017 7:07 PMTrumpcare Is Already on Life SupportIt might even be DOA.