At the first day of hearings on the Affordable Care Act, justices appear ready to make a decision this year rather than wait until 2014.
The Supreme Court has methods of getting out of politically contentious cases, but it doesn't need to wield them for this week's big case.
Rick Santorum gives us the Obama apocalypse.
After voting down budget after budget and prompting a special session, the state's Senate Dems seem to have won much of their wish list.
How might the Court’s decision affect the politics of the issue for the election?
You still think carrying Skittles looks dangerous?
Republican leaders have finally moved to support the former Massachusetts governor as the presumptive nominee.
With the release of her latest book, Drift, MSNBC’s biggest star shows once again why she's captured the liberal imagination.
I offer a bold prediction.
The Obama campaign might just be ready to make an affirmative case for progressivism.
In filming the Hunger Games as a straightforward adaptation, director Gary Ross misses a chance to comment on class and inequality.
Haggadahs, bilinguals, and women
For Larry Summers, Obama's nomination of Jim Yong Kim ends a winning streak of falling upwards.
Taking a page from the gay rights movement.
Short skirts don’t rape women; men rape women. Hoodies don’t shoot Skittles-toting teenagers; overzealous neighborhood watch guys shoot teenagers.