Watch his YouTube videos and you'll understand why John Boehner picked him to lead the Benghazi select committee.
As the Republicans' scandal calliope winds up, this is as good a time as any to remind ourselves of what happened just a little over a decade ago, even as memories fade.
How can talks succeed when, throughout the negotiations, Israel is building on the very land that would comprise a Palestinian state?
Both kinds of justices take into account whether they're sympathetic to the plaintiff, not just what the Constitution demands. But a new study shows "in-group bias" much more in evidence among the conservatives.
Trump's ugly, undisciplined rhetoric could now have actual legal consequences.
The embattled president drew rebukes for his self-absorbed commencement remarks. Compared with his predecessors’ graduation speeches, his address fares even worse on the issues of the day.
Joan Didion’s notebooks on her 1970 trip through the South offer a ghostly assessment of our current times.
In attempts to undermine democracy, state lawmakers have set their sights on the courts.
A new report reveals dramatic differences in life expectancy between classes.
If it were done when 'tis done, then 'twere well
It were done quickly
Everybody loves to hate government workers, but Republicans have set out to dismantle merit-based civil service rules that protect against patronage and graft.
If Democrats are smart, they’ll explore the vice president’s role during the transition.
Trump’s temporary appointee as chief bank regulator has spent his career helping banks evade regulations—and is exempt from the standard ethical safeguards.
As the recent ransomware attack demonstrates, some large, essential systems may need to go offline.
He demands it from everyone, but gives it to no one.