I’m Vacating. Don’t You Go Anywhere, Though.

Introducing Heather Hurlburt

It's Done

The math doesn't lie, the GOP primary contest is over.

Just Can't Hide It

Democrats gain enthusiasm as Republican primary drags on.

Auto Sales on the Rise

Today's Balance Sheet

Don't Blame the National Organization for Marriage

The group's race-baiting tactics only work if the gay and African American communities let them.

4,446 Lonely D.C. Republicans

Republicans, everywhere and nowhere in Washington.

In New York, a Bipartisan Call for Reproductive Rights

Some Republican women in the state legislature are bucking the national party line and demanding the state protect access to women's health care. 

Obama: The GOP Is Crazier Than You Thought

In his latest speech, the president presents the modern Republican Party as a radical aberration from the American consensus.

Video Killed the Radio Star

In which, for sixty seconds, I am talking instead of writing

What's the Point of College?

A critical look at the state of the American university

How Much Longer Until I’m Equal?

Thoughts on the latest in DOMA and marriage equality news

Tennessee Lawmakers Tackle Sagging Pants

Glad to see some lawmakers are investigating important policy areas.

Obama Runs Anti-Romney Ad

Both campaigns are ready to put the primary behind them and get on to the general election fight.

A Truly Ideological Campaign?

Obama's re-election effort ramps up.

U.S. Manufacturing, Just Gangbusters

Today's Balance Sheet