The campaign of the Democratic gubernatorial candidate isn't trying to make voters contemptuous of Abbott for his disability, they're trying to make voters contemptuous of him for being a particularly cold-hearted brand of hypocrite.
Conflicting Supreme Court actions in current cases have voters' heads spinning.
There were two positive rulings yesterday, but they shouldn't get too excited.
The GOP has some long-term disadvantages that are very hard to change. But tilting the rules of voting in their direction is relatively easy.
Candidates all say they're going to be independent, but is that really what we want?
An absurd number of people think they might get Ebola.
A Supreme Court ruling on nationwide marriage equality could land in the middle of the campaign.
Today's decision by the Supreme Court means that same-sex marriage will be legal in 30 states plus D.C. But some of that progress could be reversed a couple of years from now.
A look back at the nine justices' confirmation hearings, when all five conservatives tried to convince us their opinions on abortion where uncertain.
But let's allow Joni Ernst the opportunity to clarify whether she's been misunderstood.
Another month of excellent job growth, and yet his approval ratings on the economy remain tepid. Here's why.
A New York Times article on a remarkable new study on the effects of long-term contraception gives too much credit to a tiny group of conservative doctors.
You're into stuff like wedding dresses and boyfriends, right?
Why doesn't the fight against ISIS have a name? Operation Pulverizing Power? Operation Glittering Justice?
That whole "47 percent" thing? Just some clever code-switching.