The Republican leader is threatening to derail another Democratic Supreme Court nominee. Why the oldest Justice should play hardball, too.
Tag: mitch mcconnell
The old-fashioned tax at the gas pump doesn’t make sense in an age of electric vehicles. Should Democrats embrace an intrusive alternative?
Psst. Don’t tell anyone but the Senate is passing bills and Biden has been signing them.
Behind the president’s unabashed progressivism was a hard-headed attempt to bolster his negotiating position.
In Kentucky, a new GOP-driven law denies the (Democratic) governor the ability to fill vacant Senate seats and gives it to party apparatchiks. A classic Mitch power play, it flouts the Constitution.
The outcome of the impeachment trial should give defenders of the tactic some pause.
The Tea Party and GOP had the clout when Obama tried to rescue the economy. This time, they don’t have the plans or the juice. Here’s why.
The Republicans worry that they cannot win without Trump’s base, but they may not be able to win with it.
The president-elect has more tools for staffing the new administration than may be apparent—including one that no president has ever used before.
Before the Capitol siege, I was at the protests and had the sense that anything could happen but that probably nothing would. I was wrong.