The California congressman is a villain to the right and a rock star to the left. And he’s more powerful than ever.
But she’s probably okay with that.
The Judiciary Committee, which he chairs, is fractious and unruly. And it’s about to take over impeachment.
On rare occasions, congressional hearings beat gritty HBO dramas in entertainment value.
How Scott Z. Burns tackled his feature directorial debut, a gripping film about the inquiry into the CIA’s “enhanced interrogation” program
He once consoled a shaken nation. Now he’s screaming about conspiracies on cable news.
The president has finally settled on his impeachment strategy.
Thanks to a coming media storm, our 45th president is now inextricably linked to impeachment, whether he survives it or not.
Former staffers reflect on keeping a besieged administration from falling apart during a scandal.
The rest of the country has historically followed the Golden State’s lead—whether the president likes it or not.
The House Intelligence Committee chairman has spent months illuminating Trump’s alleged misdeeds with little result. Perhaps that’s about to change.
In hindsight, complicated policy conversations get flattened into stark shades of right and wrong.
On his 73rd birthday, the former MVP of the Democratic Party has been sidelined—perhaps for good.
How did Democratic Party icons like Barack Obama come to symbolize all the problems of yore?
The legendary producer Hal Prince prevailed through changing tastes and times, and helped pioneer the creation of the “concept musical.”
Top candidates such as Elizabeth Warren tried to avoid wonky policy proposals and focus on big, sweeping messages last night.
The commentariat’s focus on performance over substance is the kryptonite of the modern media age.
The House Intelligence Committee chairman opens up about the Mueller investigation.
The fight on the House floor about Trump’s racist tweets illustrates, yet again, how singularly unprepared Washington is for a president like him.
For residents, the recent earthquakes are a reminder that the state is always poised on the brink of disaster.