Apr 21, 2017
Bill O'Reilly's downfall has led to plenty of schadenfreude in the media, but I'm not sure the right lessons will be learned out of this sad episode.
Apr 14, 2017
President Donald Trump has been flip-flopping right and left recently , much of it for the good. He's abandoned his promises to label China a currency manipulator, withdraw from NAFTA, repeal Obamacare and stay out of Syria.
Apr 7, 2017
Back when I was a young staffer in the House of Representatives, we viewed the Senate with some disdain. Senators , and more so their staffs , were imperious.
Mar 31, 2017
When I read these statistics, I can't help but wonder what would have happened if I were growing up now in the same circumstances I experienced as a child.
Mar 24, 2017
Hyperpartisanship is destroying American politics. The announcement this week that Democrats will filibuster Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch , who is eminently qualified , puts them on a dangerous collision course that jeopardizes the confirmation process itself.
Mar 17, 2017
Playing on this theme, Schumer trotted out a bunch of sad cases that supposedly illustrated the heartlessness at the core of Gorsuch's ideology.
Mar 10, 2017
The health care reform bill that has now passed two committee hurdles in the House still faces an uphill battle to become law.
Mar 3, 2017
For those of us who waited eagerly to hear the president signal this important shift from an emphasis solely on border security and deportation, disappointment replaced hope. President Trump, it seems, isn't calling the shots on this crucial issue.