Ruth Marcus

02/11/2016 - 11:00am

    To return to this state for another primary with a Clinton on the ballot is to be reminded about how much has changed in Democratic politics over the last two-plus decades, and how much remains the same.

    The change reflects the party's evolution -- or...

02/10/2016 - 7:00pm

    The role of money in politics is neither as crude as Bernie Sanders suggests, nor as benign -- at least when it comes to herself -- as Hillary Clinton would have you think.

     Sanders presents a...

02/07/2016 - 8:00pm

    Wednesday night's televised town hall with Hillary Clinton featured the candidate at her best -- and her worst. Clinton and her campaign ought to study the lessons of both.

    The candidate at her worst was...

02/06/2016 - 6:00pm

    If you think Donald Trump lost the Iowa caucuses, Trump has news: You have it totally wrong.

    Trump likes to describe himself as different from ordinary politicians, guys who have spent their lives debating...

02/05/2016 - 5:00pm

    By the numbers, Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton, by a millimeter, won the Iowa caucuses.  Still, the race for the top spot was not the big news of the night -- or, in Clinton's case, far into the following day, when the Associated Press finally called the race...

02/04/2016 - 7:00am

    The sobering reality of Barack Obama's presidency has been the difficulty of achieving the change that he promised. The surprising development of the 2016 campaign is the degree to which a large segment of Democratic voters, at least in the early voting states,...

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