Jonathan Cohn
Senior Editor

McConnell Didn't Win Everything
The GOP political victory came with a steep price
November 06, 2014

He elected a Republican Senate. But his strategy failed to stop Obama from passing historic laws—or getting reelected.

The Map and Midterm Blues Hurt Democrats. So Did Obama.
November 05, 2014

Geography and midterm turnout levels hurt—a lot. But they're not the whole story.

This Is How the New GOP Senate Will Try to Dismantle Obamacare
November 04, 2014

Evaluating their six-point plan of attack.

You Know Unions Are Weak When Disgruntled Autoworkers Can't Oust a GOP Governor
November 04, 2014

Rick Snyder gets a second term. Guess that right-to-work bill wasn't such an albatross after all.

CHART: States That Block Medicaid Are Giving Up a Lot of Money
November 03, 2014

They're turning away federal dollars that would create growth and jobs.

If the GOP Takes the Senate, This Map Will Explain Why
November 03, 2014

Too many red states have Senate races, with too few blue ones to make up the balance.

Why Passing Legislation Might Not Solve the GOP's Image Problem
The party's brand still needs some work
November 03, 2014

They might pass some bills. And it might not help their image problem.

Obamacare's Biggest Threat Isn't the Election. It's a Supreme Court Case Being Discussed Today.
October 31, 2014

They have to decide whether to entertain these crazy new lawsuits. Sadly, they might.

Boston Strong: Remembering Mayor Thomas Menino
October 30, 2014

Remembering a great leader and, yes, a great liberal.

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