John Roberts said he wanted a less polarized court. But the ACA ruling is just the latest in a string of 5-4 decisions on contentious issues, and the problem is getting worse.
Americans have a dim view of the financial sector, but they're even more skeptical of the government the president heads.
The charm of the primary-state glad-handing shouldn't obscure television's power in shaping presidential preferences
The president will likely perform worse with Jews in 2012 than in 2008. But that's because he'll perform worse with everyone.