How Much Longer for Cuomo?

This feels like resignation territory.

CPAC as a Leading Indicator

The annual gathering showed us what the Republican Party would become years ago.

A Return to the (Lack of) Evidence of Significant Fraud

A CPAC speaker and the return of the problem of the Heritage electoral fraud database.

Vaccine Hesitancy

A third of Americans are unsure they want the life-saving COVID shots.

Our Unrepresentative Government (Yet Again)

Yet another reminder about pathologies of US democracy.

$15 Minimum Wage Dead for Now

The Senate parliamentarian has ruled against ramming it through in the COVID relief bill.

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A Photo for Friday

"A Walk at Sunset"

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Friday's Forum

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The Equality Act

What was mere signaling under a Republican Senate and President could now become law.

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Thursday's Forum

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President Joe Biden walks along the Colonnade of the White House Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, en route to the Oval Office. President Joe Biden walks along the Colonnade of the White House Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, en route to the Oval Office.

Biden's Slow Start?

What's taking him so long?

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Wednesday's Forum

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First Black Woman Supreme Court Justice

Democrats are already jockeying to influence President Biden's pick should a vacancy arise.

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Tuesday's Forum

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Manhattan DA Gets Trump Tax Records

The Supreme Court refused to block a lower court order.

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Fact-Checking in a Fact-Free World

Debunking urban legends and Internet rumors is harder than it used to be.

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Comment Policy Reminder

A periodic reminder.

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Monday's Forum

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A Failure of Governance in Texas

And a discussion of markets (and a warning about partisanship).

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Merrick Garland Ready to Take on Domestic Extremists

The man most famous for getting screwed out of a Supreme Court seat has a more interesting backstory.

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Rush Limbaugh is Still Dead

The reflections on the departed right-wing talk host continue.

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Sunday's Forum

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Student Debt and the For-Profit Connection

The loaners, the dreamers, and schemes.

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Manchin Opposes Tanden for OMB

The Senate's last conservative Democrat is taking President Biden's call for unity seriously.

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How Much Student Loan Relief?

Now, we're just haggling over price.

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Saturday's Forum

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Ted Cruz and Basic Leadership

It is really so hard to understand that you don't go on vacation during a massive disaster?

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A Photo for Friday

"Shapes on the Horizon"

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Friday's Forum

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