Ruth Marcus

05/21/2015 - 4:21pm

    Let us talk about answering hypothetical questions, gotcha-type questions and no questions at all. That is, let us talk about Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee and Hillary Clinton.

    Bush first flubbed his answer Monday to a question from Fox News'...

05/07/2015 - 2:35pm

    The anger in Ferguson, Missouri -- even the violence  -- was more understandable and, in that sense, less upsetting, than what we have been witnessing in Baltimore this week, in the aftermath of yet another black man dying in police custody....

04/30/2015 - 8:25pm

    How should we think about whether Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev deserves the death penalty?

    Perhaps you oppose the death penalty in all cases, on the grounds that state-sanctioned...

04/23/2015 - 1:21pm

    Could this city actually be working? The past week has witnessed several developments -- on the Iran nuclear agreement, Medicare reimbursement rates, and fast-track trade authority -- that offer grounds, if not for irrational exuberance, then for tempered...

04/23/2015 - 12:46pm

    She's in! She's given up the private jet to schlep across America (albeit being driven by the Secret Service) and stroll, incognito, into Chipotle. Herewith, two myths about Hillary Clinton and two challenges for her on the campaign trail:...

04/23/2015 - 11:32am

    The more I watch Hillary Clinton's announcement video, the less I like it. This may be putting it mildly.

    I understand what Clinton & Co. were trying to do:  Make the moment less...

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