By Timothy P. Carney | 07/09/14 09:38 AM
In the current battle over the Export-Import Bank, Democratic politicians and liberal journalists have dropped their populist pretenses and openly embraced the corporate-federal collusion that Ex-Im embodies.
By Sean Higgins | 07/08/14 06:42 PM
Teachers unions have been fuming over a decision last month by the Los Angeles Superior Court that ended tenure in the state, but most Democratic lawmakers do not share their outrage -- and that is creating some serious friction.
By Washington Examiner | 07/08/14 05:17 PM
Think-tankers at the Urban Institute and Democratic congressional candidates like Natalie Tennant of West Virginia are even hinting that the employer mandate may not be justified. Funny, didn't Tea Partiers make the same arguments in 2009 and 2010?
By Noemie Emery | 07/08/14 04:32 PM
Fate hasn't been kind to Hillary Clinton, at least not in its most recent phase.
07/05/14 02:15 PM
MIAMI (AP) — When Charlie Crist went to Miami's Little Havana recently, the Democratic candidate for governor stood before a crowd and said what few politicians have in decades of scrounging for votes in the Cuban-American neighborhood: End the trade embargo against Cuba. "If you really care...
By Paul Bedard | 07/05/14 11:41 AM
The view that America stands above others has shrunk, with less than three in 10 believing the U.S. is No. 1 in the world, according to Pew.
By Becket Adams | 07/03/14 02:28 PM
The number of Americans who believe that the U.S. "stands above all other countries" has dropped to just 28 percent, a 10-point decline from three years ago, according to the Pew Research Center.
By Susan Ferrechio | 07/02/14 04:18 PM
In the battle to renew the Export-Import Bank, Senate Democrats are lining up behind the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, while many Republicans are in sympathy with Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the iconic foe of crony capitalism.
By Brian Hughes | 07/02/14 12:11 PM
Julian Castro has both a blessing and a curse: He's President Obama's pick to be secretary of Housing and Urban Development, but most people are focused on what job he'll take after HUD.
By Becket Adams | 07/02/14 12:05 PM
It's always interesting to watch for when the Obama administration trots out another "big" policy speech on American jobs and investing in infrastructure.
By Brett M. Decker and Van D. Hipp Jr. | 07/01/14 07:38 PM
Republican National Committee officials announced recently that the party's nominating convention for the next presidential election will be held in Cleveland or Dallas. Given the ultimate goal, the GOP's big bash should be in Ohio.
06/28/14 07:30 PM
DALLAS (AP) — About two dozen gay pride advocates have waved flags and signs during the final day of the Texas Democratic Convention in Dallas. Members of the Stonewall Democrats on Saturday stormed the floor during a speech by state Sen. Royce West, whose district is hosting the gathering....
By Timothy P. Carney | 06/27/14 04:59 PM
This isn't a fight between airy ideas and real-world benefits. It's a fight between outspoken beneficiaries and hidden victims. In other words, it's another fight between the politically connected and the less powerful.
By Becket Adams | 06/27/14 09:02 AM
There are two growing groups of young Americans who hold an "equal number of liberal and conservative values," and one of them instinctively leans to the right, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center.
By Ashe Schow | 06/24/14 06:34 PM
Either Democrats are still not over last October's government shutdown or they're seriously out of campaign ideas, because they just sent Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, a bill for $24 billion - the estimated cost of the shutdown.
By Sean Higgins | 07/25/14
By Byron York | 07/26/14
By Byron York | 07/28/14
By Washington Examiner | 07/24/14
By Washington Examiner | 07/27/14