Government

06/29/2016 - 7:00am

    One of the great myths of the 2016 presidential primaries was that Republicans had an uncommonly dazzling breadth and depth of young contenders.

    If that’s so, why is their presumptive nominee a 70-year-old, Donald Trump?

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06/28/2016 - 9:00pm

    The extremely rare sit-in by Democrats in the House chamber may have been, as Speaker Paul Ryan claimed, a "publicity stunt." But it was a righteous one that may improve the prospects for meaningful gun control.

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06/28/2016 - 8:00pm

    We think Brexit is a European story, but it's not really. A stable world order is hard to come by, and the United States has done more than its fair share to generate this instability over the past two decades: Think of the Iraq War, all those junk mortgage-backed...

06/28/2016 - 7:00pm

    No one has to wonder about the enormous consequences of the Supreme Court's decision Thursday to let stand a lower-court ruling blocking President Barack Obama's plan to protect from deportation millions of undocumented immigrants who are parents of citizens or...

06/28/2016 - 4:00pm

    On the day of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, it was perhaps appropriate for a divided Supreme Court to decide a case about the complex, coordinated relationship between federal and state law.

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06/28/2016 - 3:00pm

    Just what the Republican convention in Cleveland might look like has been the subject of much morbid speculation. But as Politico and other outlets have started to report on Hillary Clinton's plans for the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, it's worth...

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