Dissent Is Patriotic Again

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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 reflexively defend a president of…
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So Much for GOP Tyranny

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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 of the levers of power…
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Mitch McConnell’s Miscalculation

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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 villainous Acela Corridor is an…
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Why the GOP Must Say No to Garland

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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 judge with a reputation as…
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