A year into the presidency of Donald Trump, the country is in danger of accepting the unacceptable.
But unlike the Godfather character, the president of the United States is backed by powerful people enabling him.
The president’s imprudent tweets are convincing the world, and South Korea, that the United States is an unreliable ally.
Instead of rolling it back, why not use a carbon tax to fix its regional tilt and benefit all Americans in the process?
Instead of eliminating favoritism, the GOP’s reforms load the costs of the state upon disfavored persons, groups, and regions.
As reflexive support for the president redefines their movement, most conservative commentators have caved to pressure, following along.
H.R. McMaster previewed the administration’s new plan on Tuesday, which offers a striking contrast to the visions of other recent presidents.
Trump’s defenders claim the nation’s chief executive can’t obstruct justice by exercising his constitutional authority, but haven’t considered the implications.
Having Kellyanne Conway, a pollster, take point on the fight against opioids reveals a great deal about the seriousness of the White House’s effort.
There are very good reasons to block the deal between AT&T and Time Warner—but the president is busily forfeiting the benefit of the doubt.
The latest biography of the “father of new conservatism” finally conveys the full range of his accomplishments.
There’s a manifest need to lower corporate tax rates—but instead of building consensus, the GOP is pursuing a bill that’s likely to be rolled back even if it passes.
Trump’s after-the-fact complicity in Russia’s election meddling is abundantly clear.
The immigration lottery epitomizes how far U.S. policies have drifted from any purpose.
Usually, laying low during controversies is a savvy move for legislators. But when it comes to Trump and Russia, it brings its own risks.
The senator's speech won’t be the last straw—but it adds its weight to the growing pile.
Another anti-establishment politician comes to power in Europe—raising questions about the state of constitutional democracy.
Even when the president speaks sense, there’s no trusting his execution of those words.
When Bob Corker says officials are trying to “contain” the president, he’s pointing to a long-term threat to democratic stability.
The rules for discussing firearms in the United States obscure the obvious solutions.