Politics

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What could go right for Trump in 2020?

December 31, 2019 10:03 pm

Trump’s hardline against Iran could pay off

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A crime still in progress

December 31, 2019 6:47 am

The Russiagate whistleblowers have blown their cover

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Raising the smoking age to 21 is an act of cowardice

December 31, 2019 6:26 am

No smoke without fire

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What could go wrong for Donald Trump in 2020?

December 30, 2019 1:23 pm

The crash, especially if Trump becomes entangled in a foreign war, could come sooner rather than later

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Trump and the troops

December 28, 2019 11:34 am

The president’s weird popularity with the military shows few signs of diminishing

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The ‘impeachment’ of Donald Trump

December 22, 2019 1:07 pm

It’s amazing what semantic potency can reside in a pair of quotation marks

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Lessons from the Johnson impeachment

December 22, 2019 10:25 am

Johnson, an aggressive white supremacist, spoke in favor of white rioters who had massacred black citizens in New Orleans and Memphis

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Joe Kennedy and the perils of media hubris

December 21, 2019 2:26 pm

Trump’s impeachment is the death of liberal proceduralism

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The impeachment process we deserve

December 21, 2019 1:54 pm

The gavel will fall. Trump will remain in office. Democrats will mourn. Pollsters will poll and 2020 will be a nasty, nasty election

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Meow! Claws out for Mayor Pete at LA Democratic debate

December 20, 2019 12:57 am

The South Bend mayor threw down with mean girls Warren and Klobuchar

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Why is Trump so nervous about impeachment?

December 19, 2019 6:19 pm

He only needs to maintain support from 17 senators

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Pelosi’s impeachment delay is an unforced error

December 19, 2019 6:05 pm

Refusing to hand impeachment articles to the Senate looks like partisan pique because it is

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Donald Trump is a Tory

December 19, 2019 5:47 am

Like Benjamin Disraeli and Boris Johnson, the president combines nationalism and liberalism

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Bernie Sanders is no anti-Semite, but his best friends are

December 19, 2019 5:05 am

He’s unfit to lead the Democrats — let alone lead a great nation

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The real impeachment scandal

December 19, 2019 4:29 am

The Democrats are always guilty of what they accuse Trump of

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The Chinese trade deal is a Christmas gift to Xi

December 14, 2019 4:42 pm

The agreement doesn’t mark the end of the trade war. It is, at best, a truce

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Trump’s Chinese tariffs are simply a scare tactic

December 13, 2019 5:37 pm

The president is often described as unpredictable, but he is really quite easy to read

Can anyone lay a glove on Donald Trump?

December 13, 2019 5:23 pm

The president turns the tormentors into the tormented

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Kamala Harris is not your vice president

December 12, 2019 1:32 pm

Her terrible campaign proves she has nothing to add

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Trump’s ‘Jew shenanigans’

December 12, 2019 12:58 pm

The president leads where the media and politicians fail

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Andrew Sullivan: The evidence against Trump is overwhelming

December 12, 2019 9:50 am

I’m one of those people who find the holiday season the darkest time of the year

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Ukrainegate is destined to fall flat

December 11, 2019 1:23 pm

Impeachment merely intensifies the polarization in politics that everyone worries about. That suits Trump just fine

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How Democrats lost the Impeachment War — and probably 2020

December 11, 2019 5:46 am

The party is struggling to adapt to the 21st century

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Sturm und Drang at the impeachment hearings

December 9, 2019 6:58 pm

There’s now a definitive narrative of how Giuliani orchestrated the removal of an American ambassador

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Where did the money come from for Rudy Giuliani’s Ukraine operations?

December 9, 2019 11:35 am

The curious relationships among those helping to dig up dirt on Joe Biden