Non-Believer and Chief: Will America Ever Have an Atheist President?

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Atheism is on the rise in America. Secularism and scientific thought is creating a generation of voters with the ability to think critically about the issues. Will the popularity of disbelief give rise to a political party devoid of religious factions?

Deficits Don’t Matter

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The federal deficit declined massively over the last few years, so where’s the cheering?

Why Republicans Are Even Losing Middle-Aged White Guys Now

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Christopher Dale isn’t as liberal as he used to be, but he’s not ready to vote for bigotry and craziness either.

John Boehner Isn’t Going Anywhere

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Despite all the talk about ousting the current Republican Speaker of the House, his position is pretty secure.

Republicans Still Don’t Have A Plan On Health Care

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Five years after they first promised an alternative to Obamacare, Republicans still don’t have a plan to replace it.

President Jeb Bush?

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What the Jeb Bush surge tells us about the state of the 2016 presidential race.

Why Are Millennials More Liberal And Less Trusting?

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Millennial attitudes toward trust reflect the right wing’s teaching every-man-for-himself ideology

The Strange Death of David Camp’s Tax Reform

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The end of a GOP tax reform bill shows the weakness of Republican reformers.

Are Republicans Abandoning the Disabled?

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A few extreme conservative groups are forcing the GOP to block a landmark international treaty on the rights of persons with disabilities.

No, You Can’t Rank The Republican 2016 Field Yet

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Despite the efforts of various pundits, at this point you really can’t rank the Republicans vying the 2016 presidential nomination.

The Coming Battle Over Voter ID

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A judge in Pennsylvania has thrown out Pennsylvania’s controversial voter ID law setting the stage for the Supreme Court to tackle the issue.

The New Politics Of Marriage

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Republicans are launching a major push to make marriage promotion a center piece of domestic policy.

Reading Paul Ryan’s Mind

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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

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

Why Won’t The Death Panel Myth Die?

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Years after it was debunked, Republicans are still hawking Sarah Palin’s “death panel” myth.

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Minimum Wage?

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All signs point to the minimum wage being a major issue in 2014.