E.J. Dionne Jr.

04/28/2016 - 6:00pm

    Republicans are a more ideological party than the Democrats, but ideology has mattered less in the GOP primaries this year than in the race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

    Clinton is in a nearly unassailable position to win her party's...

03/01/2016 - 7:00am

    The Super Tuesday primaries underscore how super Southern our presidential nominating process has become. This makes our way of picking standard-bearers unrepresentative of the country as a whole. In particular, it sharply reduces the influence of the great American...

02/29/2016 - 11:00am

    If the durability of Donald Trump's presidential candidacy has taken the political world by surprise, the sources of his electoral strength are no mystery. And the support he's winning reflects a crisis not only for the Republican and conservative coalitions,...

02/26/2016 - 6:00pm

    The Clinton political dynasty is still alive. The Bush dynasty has been routed. Their contrasting fates, to this point at least, tell us much about our two parties, the nature of this year's presidential election, and the dueling legacies themselves.

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02/21/2016 - 5:00pm

    There is an imbalance in the argument at the heart of the 2016 presidential campaign that threatens to undercut the Democrats' chances of holding the White House.

    You might think otherwise. The divisions...

02/18/2016 - 6:00pm

    For the first time since the modern budget process was initiated more than 40 years ago, the Republican chairs of the Senate and House Budget committees announced that they would not invite the president's budget director to testify.

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