The Lame Duck Government Was Busy Yesterday

Keystone isn't going anywhere and neither is immigration reform, which is why Obama is about to act.

Mitch "I'm Not a Scientist" McConnell Suddenly Believes in Science

The Senate's top Republican will make an exception when it comes to oil.

Keystone XL Heads to a Senate Vote, Despite Irrelevance

It's irrelevant, but the Senate doesn't seem to care.

What Jon Gruber's Quotes Really Tell Us About Obamacare—and American Politics

Some thoughts on the MIT economist's role in the health care debate—and what he was trying to say

That Silence You Hear Is the Sound of Working Just Fine

I'm having fun with small denominators. But, really, things are working much better this time around.

This Mesmerizing NASA Video Shows How Carbon Pollution Spreads Across the Planet

It will make you very, very afraid for Earth and her inhabitants.

Don't Get Your Hopes Up for Corporate Tax Reform

Never underestimate the power of special interests.