THE ATLANTIC 50… The Atlantic has just published a list of what it considers, based on a very involved set of metrics, the 50 most influential political commentators in the country. Guess who ranks #44, one spot behind Ron Brownstein and one ahead of Lou Dobbs? Our own Steve Benen! Congrats Steve!
Paul Glastris is the editor in chief of the Washington Monthly. He was an editor at the magazine from 1986 to 1988.
The White House/FlickrNo, Trump Hasn't Done More for Blacks Than Any President Since LincolnIn fact, African Americans have seen smaller economic gains than under his predecessors.