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Mitch McConnell

Trump

You’ve heard it all before. The Democratic Party is corrupt, and Republicans are no better. In fact, because they seem more interested in collaborating with...
Elizabeth Warren

So Elizabeth Warren starts quoting from a 30-year-old letter attacking Jeff Sessions on the Senate floor and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell uses a Senate...
opposition

Given the executive branch’s expanded authority, having a popular president in the Oval Office can be a dangerous condition. The gravitational tug on partisans to...
GOP Congress

As America prepares to enter a period of Republican dominance unknown for nearly 100 years at the state level and with Republicans in full control...
Mitch McConnell

Although more sophisticated than some of its kind, Fred Barnes’ piece in The Weekly Standard detailing conservative intellectual support for Donald Trump outside the presumably...
Garland

Senate Republicans are about to gamble. With President Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court today, he is offering the Senate majority a...
SCOTUS

What kind of a person willingly sacrifices themselves for the good of their political party? That’s a question to which we’re about to get at...
conservative revolution

“It just doesn’t make sense,” conservative commentators tell themselves amid a dissection of the average Donald Trump supporter. How does backing the GOP candidate who...
Planned Parenthood selling body parts

Among the more convincing theories explaining why an ostensibly conservative electorate has latched onto the candidacy of an erstwhile liberal is that it is a...
Barack Obama

Last week Senator Chuck Schumer, the presumptive next leader of the Democrats in the Senate, announced that he was going to vote against the Iran...

The wisdom of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s decision to fast track legislation requiring the administration to submit any nuclear deal with Iran to Congress for...

With time running out to avoid defunding the Department of Homeland Security, almost all of the focus of news coverage of the story has been...