Republicans Take Senate: What Midterm Wins Mean for Obama, Congress and America

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There will be big changes on Capitol Hill following the Republicans electoral wins.

5 Lessons My Kids Learned From the Government Shutdown

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Kyle Wiley made the most of the government shutdown by using it as a teaching tool for his two young children.

Machismo Is Poisoning Politics [Op-Ed]

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In politics today, compromise has become a synonym for weakness. Macho attitudes are standing in the way of progress.

VAWA Dies in the House of Representatives

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While everyone was so focused on the fiscal cliff, the Violence Against Women Act was allowed to die silently alone in a corner.

Actor Jack Klugman Dies at Age 90

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Although few will remember, Jack Klugman was a strong advocate for critical health-care legislation.