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Today on TAP: The sloppiest word in journalism Read more


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Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and Joe Biden are staking out different territory. Read more

America and the World

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To beat Trump, we need new ideas that mobilize our nation. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Today on TAP: Polling the socialism vs. capitalism divide Read more


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On the anniversary of the Saudi state’s killing of the journalist, these think tanks were strategically silent—or, worse, met with Saudi officials. Read more

America and the World

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Europe’s nationalist identity politicians may be running out of steam. Read more

America and the World

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As the corporate bill mill wanes in influence, large businesses are taking matters into their own hands. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Of those supporting the impeachment inquiry, 71 percent want all of Trump’s impeachable offenses brought to a vote, the poll shows. Read more


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As Elizabeth Warren increasingly looks like the front-runner, who might be her running mate? Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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As was not the case in 1974, Republicans now have counterfactual media that allows or compels them to ignore blatant lawbreaking. Read more


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The next couple of years could play out very differently thanks to what last week’s impeachment inquiry set in motion. Read more



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Stephen Smith has brought an organizer’s mentality to his campaign for governor of West Virginia. He’s not just trying to win an election, but build a movement. Read more

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What is the thing we worried Trump would do that he hasn’t done? Read more

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Every candidate confronts some kind of scandal. The candidates who win are the ones who can move past them. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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The best way to avoid the curse of déjà vu would be for the moderators to turn the discussion to topics they’ve thus far scanted. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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The former Pennsylvania governor's long track record makes it too easy to unearth examples of his own hypocrisy. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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Republicans sneaking through a budget bill while Democrats attended a 9/11 ceremony exemplifies how the Tar Heel State’s political institutions have been decimated by right-wing rule. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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If AB 5 becomes law, it could open the floodgates to similar legislation in other states. Uber and other companies may then find themselves on the defensive. Read more

Working in America


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Convention-goers lock in their support, and Joe Biden gets mostly locked out. Read more

Money, Politics and Power