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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:00am
    When I was a university student in Canada, I heard an economics professor explain the difference between U.S. and Canadian health care in a way that went something like this: Most U.S. hospitals have rooms full of staff whose only...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 8:00am
    In all of our years promoting progressive legislative policies in Congress, no vote was more challenging or consequential than the one to pass the Affordable Care Act.     As the former chairs of the two House...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:00am
    There was a time when Republican governors were not all that different from Democratic governors.      The politicians from both parties who ran the states tended to be a pragmatic lot. They were pro-business...
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 12:00am
    In a handful of labs around the world, scientists have quietly invented a new and powerful biotech weapon against disease-carrying mosquitoes. Called gene drive, it goes far beyond ordinary genetic modification, bending the rules of...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 8:00pm
    Wednesday night's televised town hall with Hillary Clinton featured the candidate at her best -- and her worst. Clinton and her campaign ought to study the lessons of both.     The candidate at her worst was...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pennsylvania, announced his support for presidential candidate Marco Rubio on Wednesday. With endorsements from South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott on Monday and from two House members on Tuesday, Rubio will finally -...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Having at a younger age been in politics myself, I have always begged that my motive not be questioned. It is judgment that is open to question. However, I am finding it more than a little difficult to live by that principle when it...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
    This week, Paul Ryan gave a fascinating speech at Heritage Action, a tea party-allied organization that has fashioned itself as the guardian of conservative purity. The speech called for unity. "To quote William Wallace in...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tesla Motors has taken the first step toward challenging a year-old Michigan law that bars direct-to- consumer auto sales in the state. I trust you'll agree with me that the law is a blatant piece of protectionism, designed to...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 2:00pm
    A couple of weeks after I began lecturing on Islam at New York City mosques, something strange happened. Acquaintances and congregants told me they'd been approached by law enforcement officers, who asked about me and my talks....
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Pat Lohman's most powerful weapon in her long war on abortion has been deception.     It's a tactic she's embraced for nearly three decades to disrupt one of Northern Virginia's few abortion clinics....
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 11:00am
    In the 10 days leading up to the Iowa caucuses on Monday night, I witnessed a genuine democratic process that involved a good percentage of the state's voting age population (those coin tosses notwithstanding). Why then do so...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 10:00am
    International human-rights litigation in the U.S. is still alive, despite the U.S. Supreme Court's best efforts to kill it. The latest evidence is a decision this week by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit to allow...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 9:00am
    Last week, we were treated to a bout of speculation that Shigehisa Takada, chief executive officer of Takata Corp., would resign after the companies' faulty and lethal airbags led to a wave of auto recalls. Takada kept his job...
Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 8:00am
    The Hillary Clinton presidential quest is a puzzler.     She won the Iowa caucuses by a hair, just enough to soften the impact if she loses the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday. She trails in polls there but the race...
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