The most intense political fight in Washington today is at the Supreme Court, in advance of the imminent ruling on abortion rights. Inside players at the court are leaking to Politico. They are talking to The Wall Street Journal’s editorial page. They are telling The Washington Post that a draft opinion still has the votes. All the leaks point to one of two outcomes. It is nearly…
You know about the old “Big Lie” — that the 2020 election was stolen. Here’s the new “Big Lie” — Republicans in Congress care about illegal immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border. If they really cared, they’d fix the problem. Instead, they are happy to use it to falsely accuse President Biden and Democrats of wanting open borders. Another round of alarmist Republican shouting about the border will begin next week when the Biden administration plans to end…
OPINION: President Biden’s Supreme Court nominee is already facing racially loaded attacks from conservatives.
OPINION: The president is well-placed for a rebound this year.
OPINION: Tuesday’s State of the Union address gives President Biden a chance to push back on smears and unfounded grievances.
OPINION: Republicans are twisting the crime statistics in search of political advantage.
OPINION: Are there finally some encouraging signs that the GOP is starting to shift away from the autocratic former president?
OPINION: Republicans object to accurate characterizations of their efforts on voting rights.
OPINION: The former president and the Senate Minority Leader are in a no-holds-barred fight.
OPINION: The dangers of a complete breakdown have only risen since the Capitol insurrection.