Roe v. Wade Is More Popular Than Ever—A Fact the Supreme Court Is Unlikely to Ignore
January 22, 2013
And the Supreme Court Is unlikely to ignore that fact.
Waiting for Bill Clinton at the Arkansas Ball
January 21, 2013
Reporting from the parties of inauguration weekend, where everyone gets the heightened, idealized version of Washington they want.
Franklin Roosevelt: The Father of Gun Control
December 19, 2012
Gun control is one of the great pieces of unfinished business for the Democratic Party. Although the party has never been unified in its support of restrictive gun laws – indeed, gun control historically transcends the usual party lines – for the past century Democrats have pushed for a more vigorous role for government in regulating guns.
The Politics of Gun Control Have Changed, But Will Democrats Notice?
December 14, 2012
Democrats may finally be able to use gun control as a wedge issue with key demographics.
Terry McAuliffe Is Begging for a Primary Challenge
December 03, 2012
The former DNC Chairman lost the Virginia primary in 2009, and he could again.
Three Reasons Why the Israel-Gaza Ceasefire Won't Last
November 21, 2012
Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Amr has announced a ceasefire in the war between Israel and Hamas. It's good news that the fighting will stop. But aside from the immediate cessation of hostilities there's little to cheer about. Here are three reasons why in the absence of considerable outside intervention, it's only a matter of time until war breaks out again. A comprehensive peace agreement is not in sight: Peace in the former Palestine rests not only on a permanent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, but on a comprehensive agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians.