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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 9:00am
    Over the final few months of the election, The Post will ask policy experts to weigh in on the critical questions our presidential candidates should be addressing - but often aren't. This week's question: Are the Affordable...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 8:00am
    When he talks about "rigged" elections and calls for voter-identification laws to prevent fraud, Donald Trump is squarely within the Republican mainstream. The party has made passing those laws one of its highest priorities...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 7:00am
    Although she has gone to extraordinary lengths to distract and deceive American voters, the truth is finally coming out: Hillary Clinton has an 11th toe.     I don’t have the medical records. She refuses to...
Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 12:00am
    Donald Trump -- he who likes to fly home at night in the comfort of his own plane to sleep in the comfort of his own bed -- is at it again on the question of Hillary Clinton's stamina, or alleged lack thereof.   ...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Political arguments are rarely gentle or polite anymore, so it was a gift to see two Republicans who passionately disagree about what Donald Trump means for our nation hash out their differences with grace. Their exchange helps...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 4:00pm
    The political history of the U.S. from the late 1830s through the 1850s is one long tragedy. President after president struggled to hold together an increasingly polarized nation. None served more than one term, two died in office...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Donald Trump is the candidate who is so rigid in his perverted self-righteousness that he doesn’t “like to have to ask for forgiveness.” He says he has never even sought forgiveness from God, the divine author and...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
    A disaster area is no place for political theater. The governor of flood-ravaged Louisiana asked President Barack Obama to postpone a personal visit while relief efforts were still underway. (Meanwhile, by all accounts, the...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
    During the course of a long career, Paul Manafort, the ousted boss of the Donald Trump campaign, has helped oligarchs and crooks of all kinds come to power. He worked for Ferdinand Marcos and Jonas Savimbi; in Ukraine, he helped...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 11:00am
    As the academic year opens at colleges across the country, one important group of students will be underrepresented in classrooms: returning adults. The missing students may have both the abilities and the motivation to pursue...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 10:00am
    Lyndon Johnson's aides were in a celebrating mood the day in 1965 when he signed the Voting Rights Act. They were surprised, then, when Johnson interjected this sobering advisory: “It’s also the day we gave the South...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 9:00am
    Children and teenagers in the world's developed countries have a more than 50 percent chance of living past 100. By the early 2100s, in other words, "being a centenarian will no longer be a rarity. In fact, it will be the...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 8:00am
    Back in the early 1990s, when our son was 4 years old and accustomed to seeing his dad on a certain Washington-based public television talk show, he'd annoy us by skipping through the house singing, "Bye-bye! Bye-bye...!...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
    Not to boast, but that image is me enjoying a pristine alpine lake I own in the California Sierras. It’s property so valuable that Bill Gates could never buy it. Yet it’s mine.     But wait! Don’t...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 8:00pm
    Overfishing and pollution have so depleted China's own fishery resources that in some places -- including the East China Sea -- there are virtually "no fish" left, according to reports in Chinese state media last week...
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