By Byron York | 07/31/14 06:23 PM
In the long run of presidential politics, the economy is still pretty much the only story that really matters, and there are plenty of troubling indications that today's economic unhappiness will dominate our politics for years to come.
By Byron York | 07/31/14 11:00 AM
The White House has just responded to reports that House Republicans are planning to pass a bill that would restrict President Obama's ability to use executive authority to unilaterally grant legal status to millions of currently illegal immigrants.
By Byron York | 07/31/14 08:14 AM
On what could be the last lawmaking session before the summer recess, both House and Senate are preparing bills to one-up each other on immigration.
By Byron York | 07/28/14 05:20 PM
For anyone who was around, it's hard to compare 1998 -- the year of the Lewinsky scandal, the Starr Report, and Bill Clinton's impeachment -- with any other year. Yet there are reasons both Republicans and Democrats are thinking about 1998 as they head into this fall's elections.
By Byron York | 07/28/14 08:14 AM
The White House has fueled talk that House Republicans might move to impeach President Obama if he uses executive authority to enact far-reaching changes in immigration policy.
By Byron York | 07/26/14 09:47 AM
In an almost farcical twist on the recent political debate, the Obama White House has joined the Democratic fundraising apparatus in what appears to be a campaign to encourage Republicans to impeach the president.
By Byron York | 07/24/14 06:30 PM
After a lethal injection took two hours to execute a convicted murderer, a federal judge suggests returning to older, now-abandoned methods.
By Byron York | 07/23/14 04:00 PM
Eighteen percent of Americans, or fewer than one in five, say they or someone in their family is better off because of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new poll by CNN. Nearly twice that number, 35 percent, say they or someone in their family is worse off. A larger group, 46 percent, say...
By Byron York | 07/23/14 08:01 AM
Top IRS officials told congressional investigators that Lois Lerner's hard drive -- the one containing emails that could shed light on the IRS targeting scandal -- was irreparably damaged before it was destroyed completely in 2011.
By Byron York | 07/21/14 08:32 PM
It seems almost too obvious to mention, but presidential candidates need a clear idea of why they want to be president.
By Byron York | 07/19/14 10:46 AM
In the political world, immigration is generally seen as an issue that divides Republicans. But there are fissures inside the Democratic world as well. One example is emerging on the party's left wing. A few days ago, Netroots Nation, the yearly gathering of progressives that grew out of the...
By Byron York | 07/18/14 11:00 AM
New numbers released by the House Judiciary Committee show the "vast majority" of unaccompanied minors seeking asylum are granted it before even appearing before a judge.
By Byron York | 07/17/14 06:25 PM
After more than a year of contentious debate, could Congress be any more divided over the issue of immigration? The answer is yes.
By Byron York | 07/17/14 07:56 AM
In the last few weeks House Democrats have given mixed signals about whether they would support changing the law forbidding the quick return of tens of thousands young Central American immigrants and families crossing illegally into the United States. No more. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says...
By Byron York | 07/15/14 10:41 AM
Does President Obama want to solve the border crisis? It depends on what the meaning of "solve" is.
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