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

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

5 Lessons My Kids Learned From the Government Shutdown

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]

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

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

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