Democrats' Agenda Is Getting Stale
July 21, 2014
Hold the applause on Elizabeth Warren's Netroots speech.
Were you fooled?
Farewell to Henry Waxman, a Liberal Hero
January 31, 2014
No living member of Congress has accomplished as much as he has.
More Partisanship: What We Need to Fix Congress
October 01, 2013
Stronger political parties, acting in their own interest, could avoid this week's self-inflicted wounds.
The Media Has Soured on Hillary Clinton in 2016. The Odds Haven't.
September 25, 2013
In the last several weeks, people have started to question the supposed inevitability of Hillary Clinton as the next Democratic presidential nominee.
James Clyburn to Democrats: Forget About Holding the Senate!
August 29, 2013
In the ensuing fourteen months, Democrats and their assorted allies will spend tens of millions of dollars to protect their razor-thin majority in the United States Senate.
Why the Democrats Still Need Working-Class White Voters
June 05, 2013
For all the excitement about left-leaning demographics, a real majority party needs better numbers among blue-collar whites.
Democrats are Freaking Out about Obamacare. Good.
May 07, 2013
Congressional questions about implementation are no sign of distress: They just mean Congress is doing its job.
A Democratic Landslide in 2014? Unlikely
April 05, 2013
When House Democrats failed to win a majority last November, despite winning the popular vote, many people recognized how difficult it would be to realize President Obama’s dream of retaking Congress in 2014. Just how difficult, though?
The Democrats' 2016 Contenders Are Betting on Gun Control
January 14, 2013
Several high-profile Democratic governors seem to think gun control is no longer an issue to avoid. Will they be proven right?