The 2014 Midterms Matter More Than You Think
July 17, 2014
Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot.
Ryan has realized that his old ideas needed new packaging.
Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes has the Senate minority leader changing his tune.
Republicans Have a Choice: Their Donors, Their Right-Wingers, or a Government Shutdown
June 27, 2014
There's almost no chance anyone will shut down government over the Export-Import bank, but if it happens, it will be John Boehner who does it.
Mitch McConnell Plays Politics With the Economy by Accusing Obama of Playing Politics With the Economy
June 18, 2014
Republicans still don't even have a legitimate plan to create jobs.
The Republicans who'd planned to base their campaigns on opposing Obamacare suddenly have a problem.
Why Eric Cantor Lost
June 11, 2014
By drawing the right's energy and investment into the GOP, Eric Cantor created impossible expectations, and failed to meet them.
Republicans Had Months to Prepare for War Over Obama's Climate Plan, and This Is the Best They Could Do?
June 03, 2014
On both politics and policy, their arguments don't stand up.
Anyone who buys into the assumption that the new EPA climate plan will "rival the battle over health care" is making a big, obvious error, and another smaller one.
McConnell's Obamacare Policy—Repeal It, Then Immediately Reinstate the Whole Damn Thing
May 30, 2014
As a general matter McConnell's Obamacare policy amounts to arguing that the law should be repealed, and then reinstated in full at the state level. But that's a total fantasy.