Bill Press

09/18/2014 - 4:27pm

    How does a war-weary president convince a war-weary nation to start another war? In a prime-time address to the nation on Wednesday evening, President Obama tried.

    First, he laid out the case against ISIS, a ruthless terrorist organization unlike any we've ever seen. With its tactics of...

04/25/2014 - 1:04am

    Whether Mark Twain said it or not, whoever first defined golf as "a good walk spoiled" had a point, especially the way I play the game. But now golf professionals are threatening to spoil the game even further.

    Actually, I feel guilty. I used to play a lot...

04/13/2014 - 8:20pm

    Like any other job, there are days when covering the White House gets old and boring. But, even for grizzled veteran reporters, there are also times when you look up and say to yourself: "This is important. We're actually watching history being made." And that's the case with Obamacare.

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04/07/2014 - 2:16am

    As chief justice, I have no doubt that John G. Roberts' number one goal is to turn this democracy into a plutocracy. And he's well on his way to doing so.

    It didn't start with the Roberts Court, of course. It started with the court's 1976 Buckley v....

04/03/2014 - 12:45am

    Most political reporters have already written the script for 2016: Hillary Clinton announces she will run for president shortly after the mid-term elections of November 2014, Democrats clear the field for her, she romps unscathed through the primaries, crushes her hapless Republican opponent, and skates...

03/27/2014 - 2:56am

    Thanks to some strange alignment of the planets, there were two competing, yet remarkably similar, news stories this week. Both involved the disappearance of things that should never get lost: an entire passenger plane and an entire country. But, at this point, both Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 and Crimea are...

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