The Senator from Kentucky's 13-hour monologue this week restored some long-forgotten heroism to the tradition of the filibuster.
And it has little to do with the House of Representatives.
It's hard to negotiate with people who don't even bother to understand the issue you're negotiating about.
The Kentucky senator's concern for civil liberties doesn't extend to women's bodies.
Conservatives’ support for state-based think tanks is paying off in regressive legislation. Liberals are scrambling to keep up.
Links to the transcript, and full video
By the time I get sent to the old-folks home, it had better have a holodeck.
With the death of its despotic leader, Venezuela must move to the serious task of repairing its crumbling democratic institutions.
How a bill called CISPA hopes to erase every online privacy law ever written
How a bill called CISPA hopes to erase every online privacy law ever written.
Because of previous cuts, the effect of the sequester in the state will be moderate.
The president has consistently emphasized the long-term dangers of sequestration.
Today is a big day for the widely-abused Senate rule.
The Republican Party is under the spell of a delusion—this is who they are.
Does the belief that your opponents are corrupt to their very core make actual journalism impossible?