What's behind the opposition to the Violence Against Women Act?
With an eye on 2016, Democrats decide some aggressive liberalism is good politics.
The automatic spendings cuts set to go into effect March 1 will have dire consequences for the most vulnerable Americans.
Environmentalists take to the National Mall to demand Obama pull the plug on Keystone XL.
There's a fatal flaw with the bold progressive agenda the president is promoting: Paying for it.
Good decisions seldom come from worrying whether the other side thinks you're weak.
The D.C. Circuit Court is a critical battleground for national issues that affect millions of Americans. Why, then, is Obama not filling its four vacancies?
The two-party system isn't going anywhere—it's stronger now than ever.
Republicans are breaking with years of tradition in filibustering President Obama's choice for Secretary of Defense.
Republicans just don't feel much incentive to know a lot about policy when they're in the opposition.
As the Illinois Senate gets ready to decide Thursday on a marriage-equality bill, advocates around the country have a lot of reasons to be optimistic.
What's to like about the proposed minimum-wage hike? Almost everything.
Straight from the White House
Why did Israel keep a prisoner's arrest, name and death secret, and will we ever know for sure?
Explaining what role unmanned aerial vehicles play in our foreign policy—and the rest of the world's—in six charts.