Following the 45th president’s progress toward the policies he laid out on the campaign trail
The temptation to look for parallels in former (or hypothetical) presidents only obscures just how unsettled and unpredictable the current commander in chief actually is.
Conservative health-care analysts on why the GOP couldn’t come up with a stronger replacement for Obamacare
Ten questions for campus observers about the costs of the world that Silicon Valley built
It is more than accuracy that is under assault. It is the ability to identify contemporary culprits, and see clearly the damage that they are doing.
An ethical dilemma from the near future
In 2016, Captain Nathan Smith sued President Obama for issuing an order to engage in the battle against ISIS without congressional approval. Can his case clarify the debate over President Trump’s strikes in Syria?
In the four years since the Supreme Court gutted part of a landmark civil-rights law, state-level legislation has undercut the justices’ rationale for doing so.
Trump tweeted that “things will work out fine between the U.S.A. and Russia.”
If Moscow had grown accustomed to being the unpredictable partner in the relationship, it will have to make adjustments.
Asked to defend President Trump’s policy shifts on economic issues, the White House press secretary opts out.
A president with so little knowledge about policy and so few ideological commitments can be pragmatic but also volatile and easily influenced.
Why does the president want to undo the post–World War II order?
The simplest explanation for Donald Trump’s new positions on everything from Syria to interest rates? Ignorance.
Lawmakers are finding that their desire to shrink the program doesn’t jibe with the interests of their base.
The state has announced its intention to quickly put to death more than half a dozen prisoners before their lethal-injection chemicals go bad.
Repealing Obamacare and reviving the GOP’s once-doomed bill are top priorities once again, despite a vow to move on to tax reform.
Liberals are hoping for an upset in the conservative sixth congressional district, but the results won’t necessarily predict the future of the party one way or the other.
In a joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, President Trump reversed his position on NATO.
His newest argument, that he was talking about Susan Rice and “unmasking,” doesn’t make any more sense than his previous versions.
The 45th president may already be redefining the right’s dominant philosophy.