John Boehner’s Legacy

Matthew Rozsa discusses the impending legacy of soon-to-be former Speaker of the House John Boehner.

Paul Ryan: The Republican Party’s MVP

Jessicah Lahitou is not a fan of grandstanding. After seeing Paul Ryan speak, she is a fan of him.

Who Is The Real Paul Ryan?

Is Congressman Paul Ryan’s latest round of outreach to the poor driven by humility and charity, or a desire for good press?

Tal Fortgang, Privilege and Unintended Ironies

Community College instructor Gint Aras responds to Tal Fortgang’s dismissal of his white privilege.

A Few Reasons Why Republicans Have to Stop Saying President Obama is the Worst President in History

Republicans often claim that President Obama is the worst president in history but how does he really compare to the worst of the worst?

Who Is Ayn Rand Paul Ryan?

Rand Paul, Paul Ryan, and yes, Ayn Rand would rather blame poverty within our communities and low achievement in our schools on the “cultures” of those suffering from the social inequities.

5 Things Paul Ryan Wishes He Could Say To Lazy “Inner City Men”

In lieu of Paul Ryan’s commitment to improve life outcomes of inner city men, here are five things he would probably say to them.

Paul Ryan’s Broken Culture

Republican Congressman Paul Ryan’s attempts to blame poverty on culture show how out of touch he is with reality.

What Paul Ryan Gets Wrong About Inner City Men

I agree with Paul Ryan, there’s a culture problem, but it’s his, not ours.

How Bridgegate Could Sink Christie

Bridgegate could end Christie’s chances for a shot at the White House, but not in the way you’d think.

North Carolina’s Unemployment Experiment

North Carolina’s cuts to unemployment show that ending unemployment does not cause people to go get jobs.

Reading Paul Ryan’s Mind

The political media should focus on the impact of Paul Ryan’s policies, not try to read his mind.

Paul Ryan’s Big Lebowski Moment

Republican threats to hold the debt ceiling hostage again are pretty silly.

Economic Disparity: When Is Enough, Enough?

Professor Warren Blumenfeld believes we aren’t challenging inequity nearly enough. Here’s his call for us to do so.

Are Fees The New Taxes?

Republicans are going back on their anti-tax orthodoxy by embracing new revenues labeled fees.

A President Hillary Won’t end Washington Gridlock

Washington is gridlocked because of very real structural reasons. More salesmanship or a new president won’t change that.