With Republicans divided, the president could open up space to move progressive policies. First, the progressive community needs to move him.
For Lance Armstrong's Texas hometown, his downfall has been about a whole lot more than cycling.
What we're doing with immigration isn't working. That means we need to reform the system—not pile on more of the same ineffective policies.
Unpacking 2012 election spending
The economy is looking better, but it still needs more juice.
Chancellor Merkel is finding that austerity doesn’t work. Will she relent? Will The U.S. learn from Europe’s folly?
Reproductive rights are necessary for economic mobility.
Tuesday's election may only be the start of Israel's political drama.
We don't have a strict separation of powers.
The president has a new opportunity for immigration reform, old business to finish on health care, and fateful decisions to make about energy and climate.
Millenials don't know much about the historic decision—but, to be fair, they don't know a lot about the '70s to begin with.
It's honestly kind of depressing.
He signed an executive order with 23 new measures, but the really difficult stuff will require legislation.
Getting the dovish Chuck Hagel confirmed will be another big win for Obama—and for progressives.
A host of measures—and proposed laws—meant to reduce gun violence and increase gun safety.