SCOTUS Puts Trump Election Interference Case on Ice

The Supreme Court has effectively derailed the main criminal case against the likely Republican nominee.

McConnell to Step Down in November

The longest serving Republican Leader is passing the torch.

Biden and Trump Cruise Despite Discontent

Reading the tea leaves in Michigan.

Biden’s Gaza Dilemma

Some Democrats are threatening to sit November out.

GOP “Unity”

Data from the early primaries

The Pretend Primary

In a shocking development, the overwhelming frontrunner is winning.

Congress Contemplating Counter-Insurrection

A truly insane proposition.

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Burn it All Down

The politics of chaos.

LaPierre’s Grift

California’s Weird Election Laws

The Top Two system has created perverse incentives.

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Dems in Array?

A data point or two amid the panic.

Trump Fatigue

Fighting a cult of personality is exhausting.

Trump Sneakers

Live! From New York, it’s…wait, what?

A Graph to Ponder

A fundamental flaw illustrated.

Trump’s Mounting Legal Bills

He owes over half a billion so far. That creates significant conflicts of interest.

About That Cult Thing…

Cults of personality are not the same as cults.

FBI Informant Charged with Lying about Bidens

An unsurprising twist.

Do Democrats Have a Better Option Than Biden?

Ezra Klein makes a compelling case.

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Congress Spills the Beans on Russian Capability

The White House is doing damage control.

The Hur Report and Beau Biden

A new report puts the conversation in a different light.

Some Luke Warm Takes On NY3

Yes, every special election is a very special snowflake, but trends do emerge

Mayorkas Impeached

Chris Christie Won’t Vote for Biden or Trump

If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice.

This is How Fascists Behave

Force and order.

Trump Would Encourage Russia to Attack NATO Members Who Don’t Pay Up

Yet more evidence the man is unfit to serve as Commander-in-Chief.

Pick the Biden Alternative

Your mission, should you choose to accept it.

Headline(s) Reaction

And thoughts on swapping out Biden.

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Old Man Biden

The problem that won’t go away.

Biden ‘An Elderly Man with a Poor Memory’

A special counsel has declined to prosecute the President but his rationale was painful.

Headline Reaction

It seemed worth noting.

Haley Comes in Second in an Essentially One Candidate Race

Just in case there were any lingering questions about her chances.

Trumpy RNC Leaders Ouster for Trumpier Ones

Just when you thought America couldn’t get any greater.

The Weird Politics of the SALT Deduction

There’s momentum for changing the most controversial Trump era tax change.

Dean Phillips in Third

SC Democratic primary numbers are in.

The Republican News Bubble

We’re entitled to our own facts.

Our Weird Politics

Taylor Swift, Travis Kelce, and MAGA.

Shocking Headline of the Day

Mo’ money, less problems.

House Passes Bipartisan Tax Bill

Will wonders never cease?

Young Blacks Souring on Biden?

A credulous report strings together some anedotes and dubious polling.

Pelosi Pleas for FBI to Probe Pro-Palestinian Protestors

A bizarre call from the former Speaker.

Comparative Recoveries

The US is doing better than peer economies.

Partisans Being Partisan

Why we are where we are (at least in part).

Affective Partisanship

Group dynamics and limited choices.

The Old Man and the Felon

Turning 80 and being charged with a felony are equally disqualifying.

The Border Standoff is Escalating Quickly

Gregg Abbott is now defying the U.S. Supreme Court, forcing a showdown.

Strong Q4 Growth

Plus an observation on news coverage.

The Raft of the Medusa

The Washington Post proves that, no matter how hard you try, you can’t cover some stories neutrally.

Trump and Biden Win New Hampshire!

Shockingly, both “incumbents” are going to win their party’s 2024 nominations.