By Byron York | 09/01/14 07:08 PM
If you're sick of cynicism in politics, you might want to avert your eyes from the Senate for the next few weeks.
By Byron York | 08/31/14 11:45 AM
In the past two weeks, President Obama has twice interrupted vacation and fundraising trips to take presidential planes to Washington for a brief period, only to turn around and fly back to his earlier location.
By Byron York | 08/28/14 06:27 PM
The rumors are that if Obama takes some sort of far-reaching action on immigration, as is widely expected, infuriated Republicans will retaliate by threatening to close the government unless Obama backs down.
By Byron York | 08/27/14 07:57 PM
Of all the arguments made in the long and contentious debate over immigration reform, the one heard most often, from all sides, is that our immigration system is "broken." President Obama, John Boehner, Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, Marco Rubio, Chuck Schumer, John McCain, Dick Durbin — just...
By Byron York | 08/27/14 12:06 PM
Rubio thinks an overreach by Obama could become a springboard for GOP action on immigration. If that happens, Rubio would like to see lawmakers take an approach far different from the Gang of Eight's comprehensive scheme.
By Byron York | 08/25/14 07:42 PM
Michael Brown's funeral service, held Monday at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis, was intensely political. But not in precisely the way some observers expected.
By Byron York | 08/18/14 07:42 AM
Never trust a word Morris Davis says; it might be "sarcasm."
By Byron York | 08/14/14 05:09 PM
I've been getting a lot of email from Democratic fundraisers lately. They seem very worried about November's elections.
By Byron York | 08/11/14 06:33 PM
With Republicans and Democrats locked in a number of tight races, it's possible that marginal candidates in states like Arkansas, Alaska and North Carolina -- all places crucial to GOP hopes to win Senate control -- could play a small but decisive role.
By Byron York | 08/11/14 09:33 AM
Thom Tillis thought his last day as speaker of the North Carolina House would be weeks ago, after which he would devote all his energies to running for the U.S. Senate. Instead, on Saturday morning, Tillis stood gavel in hand in the state House chamber, presiding over the passage of a budget that...
By Byron York | 08/09/14 12:59 PM
There's one word President Obama uses a lot in his argument for tightly limiting U.S. military action in Iraq. The word is "lid."
By Byron York | 08/08/14 12:24 PM
In the president's first sentence Wednesday night, he stressed that he was authorizing two, and only two, actions.
By Byron York | 08/07/14 06:54 PM
Not too long ago, Republican insiders were talking about the death of the Iowa caucuses. What a difference an election cycle makes.
By Byron York | 08/04/14 07:13 PM
According to new polling by the Kaiser Family Foundation, which has closely tracked Obamacare for years, 37 percent of those surveyed have a favorable view of the Affordable Care Act, while 53 percent have an unfavorable view.
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.
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