Politics

Even Romney's Donors Support Same-Sex Marriage

His stance might work with the social conservatives he's trying to impress, but not with some of the people funding his presidential campaign.

Bible Reading and Faithful Politics

Conservative Christians look to scriptures to justify Republican dogma. 

What Does an Abortionist Look Like?

Even with the new regime of restrictive abortion laws, women will still get abortions. They'll just be unsafe ones. 

Romney's Not-So Secret Plan

Reporters overhear the former Massachusetts' private speech, but the leaked policies don't amount to much

House Republicans to Keep Romney on a Short Leash

The former Massachusetts governor won't have too much room to maneuver in the fall.

Was Adrienne Rich Anti-Trans?

By failing to acknowledge the late author's views on womanhood, feminists risk writing trans people out of the movement.

November Dreaming

The White House is courting LGBT donors and volunteers. But is it doing enough?

Top Ten Tax Facts

Think you know a lot about government revenue? Think again.

Stop Blaming Dysfunction on "Both Sides"

The Republican Party is responsible for both the huge increase in polarization and the gridlock in government.

Don't Blame "Corporate Personhood"

Citizens United  decimated what remained of campaign-finance reform, but the damage has been long in the making.

Talking about Labor Law Reform with Richard Kahlenberg

A conversation with the Century Foundation’s Richard Kahlenberg

Getting to 270

The map looks good for Obama.

Mitt Romney Declares his Conservatism, and It's Time to Believe Him

The former Massachusetts governor is, officially, the standard-bearer for the right wing.

Mapping the ACA

Where federal funds are going state-by-state

Mitt Goes Hunting

For voters, not varmints.

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