Why do all these racists keep joining the GOP?

September 20th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

If only there were a way to untangle this mystery.

Trump’s corruption is staining everything. Now it’s about to stain the Supreme Court.

September 20th, 2018 by Greg Sargent

An interview with a historian of the FBI about the latest impasse.

Happy Hour Roundup

September 19th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

Our nightly wrap-up of news and opinion.

Even Putin understands that with Trump, flattery will get you everywhere

September 19th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

Everyone in the world knows how to manipulate the president.

Think Trump’s war on the rule of law is bad now? Just you wait.

September 19th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

After November, the president's cold war with the Justice Department could turn hot.

These quotes from Republicans give away their game on Kavanaugh

September 19th, 2018 by Greg Sargent

Why Republicans don't really want a full accounting of Christine Blasey Ford's claims.

Happy Hour Roundup

September 18th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

Our nightly wrap-up of news and opinion.

Trump is breaking his central 2016 campaign promise. Will voters remember?

September 18th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

Two years later and still no border wall. And it won't happen any time soon.

The coming Kavanaugh hearing will be dramatic. But will it change anything?

September 18th, 2018 by Paul Waldman

There aren't many reasons to feel optimistic.

Trump’s latest abuse of power is likely to blow up in his face

September 18th, 2018 by Greg Sargent

Another release of classified information? We've seen this movie before.