Occupy's Return From Hibernation

The movement will next take on foreclosures.

Republican Family Planning

Santorum and Romney’s war on contraception is about men. 

What Drove the Santorum Surge?

The sudden prominence of birth control explains a good chunk of Santorum's rise.

Internet Privacy: It's Complicated

Today's Balance Sheet: The White House takes on Internet behemoths.

Personhood Bill Dead in Virginia

The Virginia legislature dumps the transvaginal ultrasound, but moves forward with a personhood amendment. 

Rick Santorum's Cross to Bear

He may be right to complain that he gets more questions about religion than Romney. Sort of.

Was George W. Bush a Real Conservative?

A perfect conservative? No. A real one? Yes.

Ho-Hum, Another Day, Another DOMA Defeat

You know you're winning when a major win gets no news media attention at all. 

Why Arizona is "in Play" This November

More Latino voters + an antagonistic Republican Party = a swing state.

Today in Ridiculous Scapegoats for Violent Crimes

Yeardley Love wasn't killed because of "hook-up culture" or alcohol.

Congressional Battle Ready

Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth runs for office and has some words for Rick Santorum.

Burying Camelot

Mimi Alford's memoir marks the end of America's Kennedy fetish.

Where Was the Outrage Over Texas's Sonogram Law?

The state just implemented it.

And the Winner Is: Barack Obama

The only person who came across well in the GOP debate was the president.

Fun With Amendments And Companion Bills

So boys are trying to control girls' reproductive lives? Right back 'atcha, baby.