He marched with Dr. King, disobeyed a U.S. President, and broke the color barrier in Georgia politics.
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Structural factors, not a lack of “new blood”, is what’s driving American politics right now.
Washington gridlock can be annoying, but that doesn’t mean bipartisan consensus produced outcomes that are necessarily more popular.
The Republican failure to pass their own bill to address the border crisis shows GOP dysfunction at its worst.
Republicans in the House seem to think that Beltway spin wars are more important than governing.
When it comes to passing a comprehensive immigration reform bill President Obama just doesn’t matter that much.
Despite all the talk about ousting the current Republican Speaker of the House, his position is pretty secure.
Next week’s special election in Florida won’t tell us what will happen in the future.
“Yesterdays goodness isn’t good enough”, says Jackie Summers
Republicans need to look beyond their usual suspects to see how they lost the shutdown fight so badly.
Anup Samanta learned a lesson from his mom: Sometimes you have to say “Move on!” Let’s look to 2015 and make things happen.
The Republican Party is in disarray in the wake of the shutdown it created. The only question that remains is how soon until they cave.
The government shutdown shows the consequences of the GOP’s changing political tactics in recent years.
88 percent of minimum wage workers are above the age of 20. A third are at least 40 years old.
The Republicans have finally gotten around to coming up with an alternative to Obamacare. Unfortunately, it doesn’t look like it will work at all.
It’s one thing to be conservative when it comes to government spending, it’s another to be totally incompetent at governing.