By Timothy P. Carney | 07/17/14 01:29 PM
Liberal columnist EJ Dionne has noticed what he politely calls "tensions" between two Democratic themes this year: Populism and business boosterism.
By John L. Casey | 07/16/14 05:10 PM
When Sen. Marco Rubio went on ABC's "This Week" on May 11 and said, among other things, "I do not believe that human activity is causing these dramatic changes to our climate the way these scientists are portraying it," he caused quite a stir.
By Kevin Daley | 07/16/14 04:44 PM
If government is "just another word for those things we all do together," these Democrats missed the memo.
By Becket Adams | 07/16/14 11:05 AM
The federal government is terrible at everything, Republicans are mostly to blame and former President George W. Bush is the most failing commander in chief to have ever failed, or so says a very important study by a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution.
By Rebecca Berg | 07/15/14 04:09 PM
There are suitors who would woo with a steak dinner on a yacht, or those who would whip up pasta at home. In politics, likewise, some candidates appeal to voters with monumental gestures, while others opt for a lighter touch.
By Brian Hughes | 07/15/14 02:20 PM
The White House on Tuesday insisted that it was appropriate to place the blame solely on Republicans for Washington gridlock, even as the GOP moves ahead on a highway-funding bill backed by President Obama.
By Richard Manning | 07/15/14 01:21 PM
In what was clearly intended to be a snarky, hip rebuke of limited government advocates, the Washington Post's Michael Gerson inadvertently exposed his true colors.
By Ed Sykes | 07/14/14 02:23 PM
Americans have done a complete 180 in their support of the Supreme Court, according to the latest Gallup poll.
By Becket Adams | 07/14/14 02:11 PM
Americans are split on their view the Supreme Court, with opinions rising and falling on the political left and right depending on the court's major rulings, a recent Gallup study shows.
By Becket Adams | 07/14/14 10:20 AM
The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on June 30 that closely held corporations could not be required under the law to cover the cost of employees' abortifacients. Based on recent remarks from leading Democrats you'd think that the Supreme Court had launched a private jihad against contraception.
By Becket Adams | 07/11/14 09:33 AM
Estakio Beltran, a Democrat who's running for Congress in Washington state, released an ad this week featuring him gunning down the Republican Party mascot.
By Charles Hoskinson | 07/11/14 08:47 AM
While President Obama was busy this week playing pool, eating barbecue and raising millions of dollars for Democrats (what the White House refers to as "doing his job"), shadow president Valerie Jarrett was standing up for the latest victims of Republican obstructionism.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/10/14 01:36 PM
A half-dozen Democratic candidates for the House have settled on suspiciously similar lists of perks they'd end if elected.
By Rebecca Berg | 07/09/14 12:24 PM
Unlike Republicans, Democrats have had few opportunities this year to see any ideological splits among their candidates first-hand. The exception is Hawaii.
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 Ashe Schow | 08/22/14
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By Brian Hughes | 08/22/14
By Susan Crabtree | 08/22/14