There's an opportunity for change, both in federal policy and how the police everywhere look at their own decisions.
It's never easy to get past one's own defensiveness. But if you want someone to listen to you, invective is the worst way to go about it.
Do people really think that if he were back in Washington, he'd be making decisions they'd be happier with?
Any time you see a campaign about "raising awareness," it probably means next to nothing is actually being accomplished.
Unlike her former boss, she thinks it's important to have one. She just isn't prepared to say what hers is.
Some still manage to cling to the fantasy that if President Obama is nice enough to the GOP, they'll be nice back.
Republicans could have their own "theory of change" primary, like Democrats did in 2008. Rick Perry, believe it or not, appears to have the sanest theory.
If you're sleeping in your office to show you haven't "gone Washington," all you've shown is that you're a phony and a fool.
Running as a Democrat in a conservative state can't be any fun at all.
In some places, the mismatch can be stark.
In Congress, liberal Democrats make requests, while conservative Republicans make demands. What gives?
They're absurdly excited that an adviser to the White House seemed to support the rationale of the Halbig decision in a 2012 video. Here's why they shouldn't be.
Democrats used to marvel at Republicans' political skill. But it's been a decade since the GOP won a victory in policy or elections that wasn't pre-ordained by circumstance.
Sen. John Walsh's political career may be over, and it's his own fault. But what the hell are they teaching at the Army War College?
How can you find your way when the situation is so bleak and advocates on both sides are so repugnant?