The group blog of The New Republic
December 18, 2012
Boehner opts for Plan B. Maybe it's time for Plan C.
A big private equity firm is selling its stake in the company that makes the Bushmaster rifle. Here's a helpful guide for potential buyers.
The former Republican senator deserves a fair shot to become the next Secretary of Defense.
If the city becomes a battleground, it won't just be Syria's loss, but rather civilization's.
The Louisiana governor has made his position known. Will Republicans come around?
December 17, 2012
Obama and Boehner may be near agreement on the fiscal cliff. Should liberals be satisfied?
A roundup of Sen. John Kerry's foreign policy stances, including a little bit of dirty laundry.
Why do so many people in Washington think it will be impossible to tighten gun control?
D.C. changed, but the Washington Post didn't. Can Metro coverage save it now?
Why is this blue state enacting such conservative legislation?