Immigration

Claiming "Obama Is Caesar" Is Sexier Than Saying "Steve King Is Right"
August 06, 2014

Urging the Senate to pass Steve King’s deportation plan isn’t as tantalizing as warning that the specter of Caesarism is haunting America.

Watch Rand Paul Run for His Life Before Steve King Insults an Immigrant in Iowa
August 05, 2014

This won't be the last time that a GOP presidential aspirant ditches the Iowa congressman.

Obama Is Legally Allowed to Enforce—or Not Enforce—the Law
Ross Douthat misunderstands the separation of powers
August 03, 2014

Ross Douthat misunderstands the separation of powers.

The Right's Obsession With Obama's "Lawlessness" Has Nothing to Do With the Law
August 03, 2014

The New York Times's Ross Douthat is the latest conservative to conflate the law with politics.

The House GOP Embarrassed Itself Thursday
August 01, 2014

Boehner and Co. were determined to prove to America that they could actually govern. Thanks to Ted Cruz, they proved the opposite.

Ted Cruz Proves Why He’s Still the Most Hated Man in Congress
July 31, 2014

Guess who's back causing problems for the Republican Party again?

Boehner's Border Bill Is a Sideshow
It's a lousy proposal, maybe even a counter-productive one
July 31, 2014

Who cares if the GOP leadership can pass their bill on the border crisis? It's terrible anyway.

These 5 Things Will Decide Whether Obama Reduces Deportations
July 31, 2014

Why Obama might want to go big on protecting undocumented immigrants—and why he might not.

The Three Reasons Republicans Might Actually Impeach Obama in Spite of Themselves
July 30, 2014

Republicans are much more likely to do stupid things like impeach a president without cause. Period. 

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