Jul 25, 2014
Conservatives don't think the government should be making their health care decisions for them.
Jul 17, 2014
The economic data that drives so much political debate is becoming increasingly less reliable in the digital era.
Jul 11, 2014
In his weekly column for CNN.com, Julian Zelizer makes a reasonable case that "Distrustful Americans still live in age of Watergate." In his eyes, this helps explain why the president's healthcare law and other initiatives have encountered so much resistance.
Jul 4, 2014
The commitment to freedom is still embraced by Americans today, and it is the core of what Jefferson long ago called the "Spirit of '76."
Jul 3, 2014
Happy Fourth of July! America's 238th birthday party is being celebrated in the usual way with fireworks, cookouts, parades, and patriotic songs. Words from the Declaration of Independence are recited at some events to remind us of the founding ideals of our nation.
Jun 27, 2014
Earlier this week, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling against the president's right to get around Congress by making recess appointments. This is frustrating to President Barack Obama at the moment and will undoubtedly aggravate some future Republican president.
Jun 20, 2014
A few weeks ago, I wrote about how Uber was upsetting government regulators. The ride-sharing company is providing such great service to consumers that existing taxi companies called upon the government to help.
Jun 13, 2014
Silicon Valley and the tech industry exude so much optimism it's contagious. There is a desire to solve the planet's most difficult problems and a belief they can do it. On the other coast, official Washington and the political industry are mired in pessimism.