The first night of the Democratic convention amounted to a sharp rebuke of the GOP's Randian vision for the country.
The San Antonio mayor's speech wasn't the main event Tuesday night. But he delivered exactly what the moment demanded.
The lead CFPB opponent wasn't always against the idea of a single director.
If reporters think the campaign is boring, they should do something about it.
Will another state supreme court justice fall victim to Bob Vander Plaats's campaign?
The Prospect's editor-at-large reflects on a time when the Democratic gatherings were more than just a media show.
Supporters of the Massachusetts Dem thought she had a lock on Ted Kennedy’s old Senate seat. But the campaign has proved that’s far from true.
Low, but not the lowest ever.
Why hasn't the Obama administration tried to prosecute any Bush-era torture crimes?
Which tells us absolutely nothing about their policies.
It probably won't change anything.
Racial stereotypes keep the gold medalist from the choicest endorsement deals.
The Republican convention sought to convince swing voters—all evidence to the contrary—that the party does not hate women, minorities, and the poor.
The new "card of last resort" means everyone in the state can get an ID—but that hardly solves all the problem's with the state's strict requirement.
A panel of judges rejects a discriminatory law—and Texas Republicans have only themselves to blame.