Politics

Mitt Romney Pretends to Court Hispanic Voters

But he can't make the identity case.

An Uphill Battle in Wisconsin

Polls in the state aren't rosy for activists trying to recall Scott Walker, but a rare election may produce a similarly rare outcome.

Feel the Romney

Are you feeling it? No? How about now?

Win or Lose, Walker Recall Was No Mistake

Recall elections were intended for precisely the purpose they're being used in Wisconsin.

Wedding Bells in Illinois?

... and some good news in Utah. Are you listening, Mitt?

Why Obama Can't Be Hopey-Changey This Time Around

As an incumbent, he doesn't have the privilege of gauzy rhetoric.

Our Most Widely Ignored Public Intellectuals

Why don't those in power listen to economists Joseph Stiglitz and Paul Krugman?

"We've Heard it All Before"

The latest attack from the Obama campaign takes aim on Romney's rhetoric and record in Massachusetts.

Filibuster Reform Lies in the Voters

Asking today’s federal courts to restore democracy is like asking the Taliban to restore religious freedom.

Letting the Right People Vote

It's not about race; it's about power.

Bye Bye Johnny Edwards

The travesty and tragedy of a promising populist

Are the Winds Shifting Towards Wisconsin Democrats?

Recall activists still have a clear shot at unseating Scott Walker.

The Insane Scenario Unfolding Before Our Eyes

"The single most important thing we want to achieve is for President Obama to be a one-term president."

A Gun to the Debt-Ceiling Fight

John Boehner is once again threatening to wreck the economy. The president should use the Fourteenth Amendment to stop him.

Mitt Romney's Howard Dean Strategy

Using style, not substance, to secure the base.

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