The California governor is pulling the plug on a boondoggle and focusing on a plan that could secure the future of his state.
Is the president ready to strike a compromise deal?
It’s not how hard immigrants work that determines whether they are incorporated into the mainstream or consigned to the margins of American society.
As Trump continues to fixate on a border wall, the new governor of Florida is choosing to focus on more substantive issues.
The two Democratic politicians are trying to extend the safety net to include unauthorized immigrants—a move that may ultimately backfire on them.
The need for investment is only likely to grow in the coming years.
There’s a key vulnerability the president can exploit—aligning himself with the Chinese people and against the party-state.
A tacit agreement with Mexico could have a major impact.
The president wants to withdraw from foreign military adventures. To pull that off, he’ll require a secretary who actually thinks he’s right.
One potential means of easing the border crisis between the U.S. and Mexico comes from an unlikely place: Medicare regulations.
In the wake of an upper-middle-class exodus, the Republican Party needs to win working-class voters—or it will lose its grip on power.
Can civic equality and national unity prove mutually reinforcing?
Trump won office by insisting he was a different kind of Republican. But Tuesday’s elections provided a warning—he needs to win back the voters who made him president.
The Honduran government briefly considered creating a “charter city” to which migrants could freely move. They should have gone through with it.
The tax has been attacked as cynical and pointless. In truth, it didn’t go far enough.
The pop star has long avoided partisan politicking—but in the culture industries, making a show of social liberalism is increasingly the only option.
The debate doesn’t just have consequences for U.S. foreign policy—it will define the next decades of domestic affairs as well.
Affluent, highly-educated enclaves are moving sharply leftward, curtailing the space for pluralism.
If the president fears his own appointees are working against him, he needs to offer a clear agenda that will force them to follow his lead—or else resign.
Affluent city dwellers are some of the most vocal champions of refugee admission—and they’re in a position to assist.