The Cheney Renaissance Starts in Wyoming
February 27, 2013
Dick's daughter Liz could be getting ready for a Senate run.
Roger Ailes's Border War
February 11, 2013
The Fox News CEO wants more Latino viewers. His employees don’t seem to agree.
Charles Cooper: The Other Superlawyer in the Gay Marriage Case
January 14, 2013
One of the most remarked-upon aspects of the upcoming Supreme Court challenge to California’s gay-marriage ban is the odd couple leading the charge: Ted Olson and David Boies, the conservative and liberal superlawyers who squared off in 2000 in Bush
Tim Scott's Rise Is Because of His Talent, Not His Race
December 22, 2012
The new senator from South Carolina has a knack for being everything to everyone.
Bradley Manning Gets No Love From The New York Times
December 05, 2012
Why didn't the paper cover the WikiLeaks' source's most recent hearing?
Immigration Reform’s Wild-Card Power Broker
November 23, 2012
The night after the presidential election, the news anchors on the Spanish-language network Univision, Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Selena, began their nightly newscast with something of a celebration. As Ramos opened the broadcast, the screen lit up with the numbers 71 and 27—the share of the Hispanic electorate that voted, respectively, for Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. The surge in Latino voting was a coup for Ramos, who is as much an immigration activist as he is a news anchor.
“Soon We Are Going to Have to Start Worrying about Texas and Arizona”: A Conversation with Norm Coleman
November 12, 2012
After the GOP was trounced by Latino voters on Election Day—a nightmare scenario that sophisticated observers had seen coming for a long time—I called former Minnesota Senator Norm Coleman, the Chairman of the Board of the center-right American Action Network and its related organization, the Hispanic Leadership Network.