By Zack Colman | 09/12/14 01:07 PM
Thousands of railcars must be upgraded or demoted under proposed safety standards.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/12/14 01:32 PM
For a presidential candidate, being the heir to a political legacy can be a great boon, a heavy burden, or both.
By Michael Barone | 09/10/14 09:04 PM
Today's Republicans are largely united in opposition to the policies of the Obama administration, but they disagree on tactics.
By Michael Q. McShane | 09/06/14 02:46 PM
The world children are being prepared for in school is fundamentally different from the one that awaits them after graduation.
By Michael Barone | 09/06/14 01:51 PM
This is not what President Obama expected for his presidency. The world was not supposed to fall apart.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/06/14 02:31 PM
The oldest serving senator in one of the upper chamber's most-demanding jobs, she can afford to be independent and doesn't have to worry about re-election if she decides to run again.
By Philip Klein | 09/06/14 01:38 PM
A growing number of Republican governors are caving in to Medicaid expansion through President Obama's healthcare law.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/06/14 01:56 PM
U.S. troops are back in the fight in Iraq, and the debate in Washington has shifted from how to end the current wars to whether to start a new one against a more deadly version of the same enemy.
By Joseph Lawler | 09/06/14 02:06 PM
Four years after the Dodd-Frank financial reform law passed Congress, most of its big regulatory provisions have been written. But that doesn't mean that the lobbying and politicking over the legislation is over.
By Richard Pollock | 09/06/14 02:31 PM
Vice President Joe Biden didn't get the customary airport tarmac welcome by the U.S. ambassador to Guatemala when he arrived in the Central American nation June 20.
By Betsy Woodruff | 09/06/14 02:06 PM
Terri Lynn Land was not supposed to be a formidable candidate.
By Joseph Lawler | 08/28/14 03:39 PM
Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, wants to address the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria “on both sides of what is essentially at this point a nonexistent border” between Iraq and Syria.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/06/14 01:56 PM
Thanks largely to Harry Reid and the Senate Majority PAC with ties to him, many more voters know of the Koch brothers now -- at least in key battleground states.
By Brian Hughes | 09/06/14 01:48 PM
Push Congress to vote, Republicans won't go along. Take action on his own, they'll charge him with overreach. Hold back, and he'll bleed support from Dems.
By Zack Colman | 09/06/14 02:33 PM
The cuts may drive even more Brazilian sugarcane to American shores.
By Philip Klein | 09/17/14
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