Martin Longman is the web editor of the Washington Monthly.
He is also the founder Progress Pond where you can find all his writing. Before joining the Monthly, Martin was a county coordinator for ACORN/Project Vote and a political consultant. He has a degree in philosophy from Western Michigan University.
The Republicans desperately need a relief bill but can’t pass anything on their own.
Now he’s arguing that the system works in Republican states but not in Democratic ones.
Republicans are tying themselves in knots to defend the president’s latest gambit.
The president was never a political mastermind. His 2016 election was a fluke that won’t be repeated.
It could result in a new coalition in Congress that really wants to get things done.