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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Once upon a time, it looked like Donald Trump might have a ceiling. As more and more GOP rivals dropped out in January, February and March, his share of the vote in national polls remained unchanged around or below 35 percent, and a...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 4:00pm
    His hour upon the nation's biggest political stage is almost up. The Democratic nomination is receding from his reach. And a 74-year-old doesn't have a lot of presidential runs in his future. So it's time for Vermont Sen...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Donald Trump's sweep of five Northeastern primaries and Hillary Clinton's victories in four of the five have moved the 2016 presidential election process to the brink of decision in both parties, and a prospective Trump-...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Following a five-primary sweep Tuesday night, Donald Trump repeatedly insisted that he would beat Hillary Clinton "so easily," because she is a crooked politician and a flawed candidate whom people do not like. It is...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
    It should be a new rule of the campaign that Donald Trump is allowed to give speeches only with a member of the Christie family standing behind him and making faces. (One will do, but both are preferable.)     First...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 11:00am
    Call me unpatriotic, but whenever I hear people prating about the "American Dream," it sets my teeth on edge. The thing about dreams, see, is that they're imaginary. A figment of your imagination.    ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:00am
    Gov. Terry McAuliffe's (D) unexpected decision to give a blanket, automatic restoration of voting rights to ex-felons - the order covers those convicted of all crimes, non-violent to the most heinous - has upended the 2017...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
    The Democratic establishment, led by President Obama, came out on top Tuesday, delivering a string of blows to progressive challengers who party leaders decided were not their best candidates to help claim the Senate this fall....
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
    The Democratic establishment, led by President Obama, came out on top Tuesday, delivering a string of blows to progressive challengers who party leaders decided were not their best candidates to help claim the Senate this fall....
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 8:00am
    The U.S. government claims the right to eavesdrop at will on your email when you're writing to someone who lives abroad. Now it wants to be able to use those emails to convict you of a crime.     That's what...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 7:00am
    Wow, $5 billion.     That’s the stunning amount Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay to settle federal criminal charges over its shameful financial scams, which helped wreck America’s economy in 2008. That...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 12:00am
    The Washington Redskins are headed for the Supreme Court - in the guise of a dance rock band called The Slants. The Department of Justice has asked the court to review a lower court's holding that the Patent and Trademark Office...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 9:00pm
    James Tracy is certainly a crank and also seems to be a terrible person. But Florida Atlantic University violated his academic freedom when it fired him from his tenured professorship in January, and he should win the lawsuit he'...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 8:00pm
    What if we talked about gun violence, and discussed only bullet size?     To me, that seems akin to the presidential campaign discussion of women’s health. Somehow in nine Democratic debates, not a single...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
    The $150 billion federal disability program is a mess. It almost went broke (Congress had to give it an emergency infusion). It discourages employment and can be gamed. But woe to the office-seeker who tries to fix it.  ...
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