January 30, 2014
A rhetorical shift that means a lot about politics
It’s National School Choice Week, and among the latest controversies is whether and to what extent publicly funded alternatives to traditional public schools should be held to the same test-based accountability standards.
Obama's Meaningless 'All of the Above' Energy Strategy is Infuriating Both Environmentalists and Fossil Fuelers
The Obama administration's talking points please no one.
January 29, 2014
Another insurer says the system looks fine—not that you'll hear about it from conservatives.
Texas' draconian anti-choice laws have led to this latest work-around for abortion docs.
Obama's defeatist State of the Union should have taken its cues from the words of an inspiring Chinese dissident.
What Obama and Michael Grimm both get wrong about masculinity.
The Inequality Speech That Wasn't
Yes, he used the "i" word. But was it that different than all that's come before?
January 28, 2014
Who You Calling a Lame Duck?
The prevailing consensus in Washington is that President Obama is done creating public policy. He may have the ambition to do more, the thinking goes, but he doesn’t have the political support.
The president stands strong against Senate pressure.