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Monday, February 20, 2017 - 9:00am
    The story so far: A foreign dictator intervened on behalf of a U.S. presidential candidate — and that candidate won. Close associates of the new president were in contact with the dictator’s espionage officials during the...
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 9:00am
    Losing a national security adviser to scandal within the first month of a new presidency, with Michael Flynn resigning late Monday, isn't just unprecedented; it's one of those events that would have Spock telling Kirk that...
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
    We all knew it couldn't last. But nobody expected the Trump administration to fall apart as soon as it has because, no matter how unorthodox his campaign, nobody anticipated the level of ignorance and incompetence Donald Trump...
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
    It's a dangerous world. The threats are insidious, lurking undetected until it's too late. Left on your own, you won't survive. The government's job is to protect you.     Many Americans hold some...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
    For the past eight years, a presidential news conference was a chance to hear from Professor Barack Obama, the long-winded lecturer in chief who expounded on domestic politics and international relations with nuance, depth, range and...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
    Economists are increasingly turning their attention to the problem of monopoly. This doesn't mean literal monopoly, like when one utility company provides all the power in a city. It refers to market concentration in general --...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Every day there is a fresh outrage emerging from the murky bog of the Donald Trump administration.     Every day there is a new round of questions and a new set of concerns that raise anxieties and lower trust....
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
    President Donald Trump's attack on the federal judiciary last week came off to many as just the latest in his pattern of insults du jour, lobbed against anyone daring to defy the White House's designs. The outcry, from...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
    Everybody loves free speech, it seems -- and just about everybody also knows someone who they wish would just hush up.     That's an old saying that I just made up. It came to mind amid some of the protests that...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
    A video of me questioning Rep. Diane Black, R-Tennessee, about how her party will replace the Affordable Care Act went viral last Friday. I had gone to her town hall meeting on Thursday near my home to ask what the poor and sick...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
    In case you were wondering what Republicans have planned for the environment, it’s now clear.     Some of the ideas aren’t new — like mining and logging our national forests. Or giving the green...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Dear President Trump:     These are the moments that make or break a presidency.     First you were tested by a rival — Russia — and utterly failed to appreciate the corrosive impact on...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
    Republican members of Congress are feeling a bit under siege right now. Their office phones won't stop ringing, and their town hall meetings are mobbed by people angry about health care, the travel ban, various Donald Trump...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 11:00am
    In Donald Trump's new hometown Sunday night, there was a homicide. Thirteen gunshots were fired in a neighborhood less than four miles from the White House. When D.C. police showed up, they found Kenny Bell, a 30-year-old black...
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 10:00am
    President Donald Trump has only just begun his term in office, and so far he's stuck to executive orders that by nature can't make sweeping changes to the structure of government programs. The most concrete glimpse we have of...
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