Zeke Emanuel thinks the Affordable Care Act will shrink the $2.8 trillion system to something more sustainable -- and give doctors incentive to speed up that process.
The sometimes-combative senator has good news: An era of partisan gridlock may be ending.
The Romney aide reflects on where things went wrong with his candidate's polling.
Trevor Potter, Stephen Colbert's lawyer, predicts an expanded role for the organizations.
The ex-chancellor finds rare common ground with the head of the American Federation of Teachers.
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The president says criticism of the U.N. ambassador over her role in the aftermath of the Libya incident is "outrageous."
Forget the Gang of Eight -- for compromise, all that matters is the president and the speaker.
Lately, both Republicans and Democrats have warmed to this element of the Romney tax plan. The ex-Treasury secretary says it's not enough.
Policy makers who want to go back to earlier spending levels are ignoring the hard truth about the ways the world has changed.
At the opening event of The Atlantic's Washington Ideas Forum, the rock star activist told Georgetown students how to help Africa without being condescending.
Nancy Pelosi was voted the first woman to lead a party in Congress—just before a decade of growth among women in power.
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