Albert R. Hunt

03/29/2016 - 7:00pm

    No issue has aroused more partisan passion over the past six years than the Affordable Care Act. Yet the law is playing only a secondary role in the U.S. elections.

    Sure, Republican presidential candidates cater to their base by vowing to repeal and replace...

02/03/2016 - 5:00pm

    The biggest stories of this young political year are the surprising surges of the outsider presidential candidates Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders. Close behind is the possible collapse of the once-formidable front- runner, Jeb Bush.

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01/05/2016 - 5:00pm

    The 2016 presidential campaign not only will feature more money than any since Watergate, but also more secret money than the days when black satchels of illicit cash were passed around.

    The so-called dark...

01/02/2016 - 11:00am

    In 2014, Democrats, the majority party in the Senate, had to defend most of the seats up for election, more than a few in unfriendly territory. That year, Republicans took back control of the chamber, picking up nine seats.

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12/25/2015 - 4:00pm

    For insight into the presidential election of 2016, I can't say I found anything exceptional among political books this year, with the exception of Jon Meacham's biography of George H.W. Bush. This was certainly true of the plethora of self-serving campaign...

11/17/2015 - 4:10pm

    The tragedy in Paris is roiling U.S. politics, bolstering the Republican right's anti-immigration demands in the short run and perhaps ultimately enhancing Hillary Clinton and her credentials as the candidate with experience.

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