Jeff Flake’s Empty Words
Until the senator is willing to oppose his own party’s agenda, his anti-Trump speeches are meaningless.
A Dreamer Deal, DelayedThe president’s “shithole” comments make a tough negotiation almost impossible.
The Conventional, Reversible Trump AgendaThe president’s first-year accomplishments are more typical and fragile than the commotion made it seem.
The Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
The Working White HouseDonald Trump’s distractions give cover to an administration that is quietly enacting its policy goals.
Oprah? Really?The same political malaise that produced Donald Trump is now threatening to give us Oprah Winfrey.
Electoral FraudPresident Trump disbanded his election integrity commission, but Republicans will keep fighting to suppress Democratic votes.
Weak SuitRoy Moore’s effort to overturn the Alabama Senate election shows the derangement of the Trump era.
Kirsten Gillibrand Is Playing Her Cards RightThe New York senator was a Clinton-inspired Blue Dog before she remade herself as a progressive champion.
Donald Trump’s Enduring PromiseReopening the wounds of racial grievance will be Donald Trump’s most lasting achievement.
This Is Not a DrillThe false missile alert in Hawaii reminds us that America is edging closer to a war for which we are not prepared.
The Dreamer Deal That Wasn’tA bipartisan group of senators thought they had a deal on DACA. Then the president weighed in.
Why Do Republicans Keep Defending Donald Trump?As the president gets more unhinged, the party rallies to his defense.
Donald Trump Is Incompetent? You Don’t Say.No one needs Michael Wolff to tell them what they already know.
The New Potency of PotEndorsing legalization might not be as politically promising for Democrats as it seems. They should go for it anyway.
The Forgotten Origins of Politics in SportsBlack athletes didn’t “politicize” American sports. They’ve been a battleground from the very beginning.
The GOP’s Big BetRepublican lawmakers think a little extra spending money can reverse the outrage over their tax overhaul.