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Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
    The State Department legislative office prepared a four-page memo for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warning of the dangers of leaking by State Department employees. It promptly leaked, to me. That's only the latest sign that...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 11:00am
    House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes is outraged over Washington leaks. Just like the cop in "Casablanca" who was "shocked, shocked" to discover gambling in a gambling den.     The...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:00am
    Take a good look at all 45 presidents so far. Regardless of party, they all have one thing in common. From George Washington to Ronald Reagan to Bill Clinton to Donald Trump, they all had their problems with the media.  ...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 9:00am
    If there has been one defining trait of the first month of the Trump administration, it's bullying. Americans have watched their president turn on some of the country's most vulnerable populations, including Muslim refugees...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 8:00am
    Across the country, Republicans have been facing crowds demanding to know how they will protect the 20 million Americans who gained health insurance thanks to the Affordable Care Act, and will lose it if the act is repealed. And...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:00am
    What's the holdup, House Republicans? During the Obama administration, you passed literally dozens of bills to repeal all or part of the Affordable Care Act -- knowing that none had any chance of being signed into law. Now that...
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 9:00am
    For many months on the campaign trail, Donald Trump sent a clear message about his fellow Republicans: Ideologically, I'm not one of them. This wasn't just true on trade, but also on safety-net programs that protect, among...
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 8:00am
    Speech is free, but not consequence-free. Milo Yiannopoulos managed to skirt this reality for years, but eventually it comes for us all.     A quick recap for those who have not been following this sordid tale: MILO...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Insanely warm February: We love you. We hate you.     It's a little delicious, right? A record-breaking February is a fast-forward through the worst month of the year straight into park picnics and spring....
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
    Few would have argued that this nation had reached the peak that we liked to think we inhabited but we most assuredly did not think we would be in the predicament we now find ourselves occupying.  The fall 2016 election took the...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
    We represent the organizations that won leading Supreme Court cases in recent years on sexual and reproductive rights: Obergefell v. Hodges in 2015, which secured legal protections for the marriage of same-sex couples, and Whole...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
    This week, in the White House, Donald Trump forced Chris Christie to eat meatloaf, even though Christie did not necessarily want the meatloaf.     There was a time when Christie was a man with autonomy and pride....
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
    Since facts tend to be very flexible things in the custody of President Donald Trump, one wonders what comes next with his self-declared "running war with the media."     His constant cries of "fake...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
    I love the names: Bobcat Farm, Golden Eagle Ranch, Long Prairie, Ten Mile Farm. They conjure up Americana, the old homestead, and our rich rural culture.     Less bucolic, however, is the fact that all those farms...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
    President Donald Trump declared in executive orders this month that the federal government would try to "reduce crime in America" and that the White House was opposed to violence against law enforcement officers.  ...
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