Politics

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Ben Sasse poses as a Trump critic. Rand Paul votes like one

March 15, 2019 10:52 am

Many ‘Never Trumpers’ consider Paul a Trump loyalist and Sasse a staunch foe

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Has Trumpism hit the wall?

March 14, 2019 5:54 pm

Trump remains the strongest force in the GOP. But what comes after him?

thom tillis emergency

The right have redefined ‘emergency’ to pander to Trump

March 14, 2019 4:25 pm

Every Republican who voted with Trump placed their allegiance to a man over their allegiance to the country, and the constitution

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Why Beto is a Beta

March 14, 2019 12:08 pm

He might think himself the next Bill Clinton, but he’s probably the next John Edwards

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The question isn’t if Joe Biden will screw up: it’s when

March 14, 2019 11:46 am

Can anyone win the 2020 Democratic primary without destroying their chances in the general election?

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The Democrats and the Jewish question

March 14, 2019 12:21 am

Talk of ‘Jexodus’ may be premature, but allegations of Democratic anti-Semitism will not stop

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The Chinese must be furious. Imagine blowing $1.3m on Jeb!

March 13, 2019 10:56 am

If you’re paying to gain foreign influence, shouldn’t you buy off someone with...power?

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Can you indict a sitting president?

March 12, 2019 10:25 am

The lawyers disagree

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Vice vs vice: Cheney barbecues Pence in Georgia

March 11, 2019 9:13 pm

‘We’re getting into a situation when our friends and allies around the world that we depend upon are going to lack confidence in us’

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To win, the Democrats need to be more like Trump

March 8, 2019 12:11 pm

Beyond hating the president, the party has little to offer. That needs to change if they want success in 2020

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Why the Democrats have gone off Israel

March 8, 2019 7:57 am

The new generation of Democratic activists have views towards the Jewish state that are at best ambivalent, at worst hostile

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The Democrats are becoming the party of the Jew-haters

March 7, 2019 2:59 pm

A party and a civilization in moral decline

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Just how bad are Donald Trump’s grades?

March 6, 2019 5:10 pm

His apparently native intelligence may be a hoax. He's getting schooled.

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Did Trump’s appearance win him the 2016 election?

March 6, 2019 11:01 am

Any major Democratic figure other than Clinton might have won, and all other Republicans other than Trump might have likely lost

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The rise of the Purple Dog Republican

March 5, 2019 4:48 pm

The Democrats still can’t bring themselves to reclaim their blue-collar base from Trump

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Jerry Nadler’s frantic quest to ‘Get Trump’

March 5, 2019 1:01 pm

The House Judiciary chairman is prepping for Mueller disappointment. Sadly for him, Americans aren’t tired of winning

mitch mcconnell

McConnell: Senate to block Trump’s border emergency

March 4, 2019 1:55 pm

Whether Trump can redirect billions towards his border wall will be voted on in a separate Senate measure later this month

ralph northam slaves

Ralph Northam’s family owned at least 84 slaves

February 28, 2019 12:36 pm

Did he really only discover his family history in 2017?

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Bernie Sanders is the machine now

February 28, 2019 9:20 am

The 77-year-old presidential hopeful is on a roll

michael cohen hearing kayfabe

The Michael Cohen hearing was pure pro wrestling

February 28, 2019 4:17 am

The term ‘kayfabe’ has never been more apt

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The Michael Cohen hearing set the stage for impeachment

February 27, 2019 5:56 pm

How do you derogate someone who has already confessed to swimming happily in Trump’s swampy waters?

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Michael Cohen’s testimony is as repulsive as it is incredible

February 27, 2019 11:35 am

His oily opening statement is a tissue of pointless allegations and breathless insinuations

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CPAC 2019 is going to be a blast

February 26, 2019 11:44 pm

What an awesome line-up! Check out the schedule here

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Michael Cohen may land some serious blows on Trump

February 26, 2019 3:39 pm

The most promising avenue of inquiry may be Trump’s business dealings, if that’s even the appropriate word