November 1, 2014

Weekend Reader: ‘The Case Against The Supreme Court’

By: National Memo Staff
Weekend Reader: ‘The Case Against The Supreme Court’
November 1, 2014

Obamacare Is Here To Stay

By: Cynthia Tucker
Obamacare Is Here To Stay
October 31, 2014

Why Voter ID Isn’t Causing Mass Anger

By: Jonathan Bernstein
Why Voter ID Isn’t Causing Mass Anger
Senate Democrats’ Super Lawyer Preps For Overtime

Senate Democrats’ Super Lawyer Preps For Overtime

Meet the man who will lead the Democrats in any 2014 recounts. ...

Read More »
Pilot Dead As Virgin Spaceship Crashes In U.S. Desert

Pilot Dead As Virgin Spaceship Crashes In U.S. Desert

Learn more about the second spacecraft disaster this week. ...

Read More »
Maine Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine Of Nurse Kaci Hickox

Maine Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine Of Nurse Kaci Hickox

Get the latest on Kaci Hickox's legal battle. ...

Read More »
U.S. Strategy Against Islamic State Hits Major Hurdles

U.S. Strategy Against Islamic State Hits Major Hurdles

Why the Pentagon is deeply worried about the situation in Syria. ...

Read More »
Sen. Mary Landrieu Says Race Hurts Obama In Louisiana

Sen. Mary Landrieu Says Race Hurts Obama In Louisiana

Find out how Landrieu shook up the final days of the Louisiana race. ...

Read More »
War For Women Intensifies In Campaign’s Final Days

War For Women Intensifies In Campaign’s Final Days

Can Democrats maintain the gender gap that they need to win? ...

Read More »
North Carolina Campaigns Prepare For Potential Recount

North Carolina Campaigns Prepare For Potential Recount

Could the Tar Heel State Senate race go to overtime? ...

Read More »
10 Moments That Won Or Lost Senate Control

10 Moments That Won Or Lost Senate Control

Relive the moments that defined the midterm elections. ...

Read More »
Disbanding Ferguson Police Force May Be Easier Said Than Done

Disbanding Ferguson Police Force May Be Easier Said Than Done

There will be no quick fixes in Ferguson. ...

Read More »
McConnell Widens Lead Over Grimes In Final Bluegrass Poll

McConnell Widens Lead Over Grimes In Final Bluegrass Poll

Time is running out for Alison Lundergan Grimes. ...

Read More »
Alaska Senate Race Becomes Most Expensive Campaign In State’s History

Alaska Senate Race Becomes Most Expensive Campaign In State’s History

How dark money is conquering the Last Frontier. ...

Read More »
Suspected Cop-Killer Frein Taken Into Custody

Suspected Cop-Killer Frein Taken Into Custody

Get the latest on the case that has paralyzed the Poconos. ...

Read More »
Four Dead, Five Missing After Plane Crashes At Wichita Airport

Four Dead, Five Missing After Plane Crashes At Wichita Airport

Learn more about the deadly crash in Wichita. ...

Read More »
Apple Chief Tim Cook Puts Focus On Gay Rights

Apple Chief Tim Cook Puts Focus On Gay Rights

What effect will Tim Cook's announcement have on the gay rights movement? ...

Read More »
Fed Opens New Era With End Of QE Stimulus Program

Fed Opens New Era With End Of QE Stimulus Program

Find out why Quantitative Easing is coming to an end. ...

Read More »
U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent In Third Quarter

U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent In Third Quarter

Get the latest good economic news. ...

Read More »
How Does Campaign Financing Affect Polarization?

How Does Campaign Financing Affect Polarization?

Find out what the record-shattering cost of this year's midterms can tell us about the next Congress ...

Read More »
Alaska Democrat Begich Avoids Even Saying ‘Obama’

Alaska Democrat Begich Avoids Even Saying ‘Obama’

Could the Alaska Democrat end up regretting his attempt to run away from the president? ...

Read More »
Liberal Or Conservative? Brain’s ‘Disgust’ Reaction Holds The Answer

Liberal Or Conservative? Brain’s ‘Disgust’ Reaction Holds The Answer

Your political beliefs may not be as rational as you think. ...

Read More »
California Orders Quarantine For Workers Who Had Contact With Ebola

California Orders Quarantine For Workers Who Had Contact With Ebola

Is this strict new measure warranted? ...

Read More »
Obama Administration Rules Target For-Profit Colleges

Obama Administration Rules Target For-Profit Colleges

Find out how the Obama administration is protecting vulnerable students. ...

Read More »
10 Scary Films You Haven’t Seen 10 Times Already

10 Scary Films You Haven’t Seen 10 Times Already

These movies are certain to spook this Halloween. ...

Read More »
McConnell: Obamacare Repeal Not Happening Anytime Soon

McConnell: Obamacare Repeal Not Happening Anytime Soon

Find out why McConnell is admitting the obvious days before the election. ...

Read More »
Senator John Cornyn Campaigns For A GOP Majority And A Powerful Perch For Himself

Senator John Cornyn Campaigns For A GOP Majority And A Powerful Perch For Himself

The Senate's number-two Republican is looking to move back into the majority. ...

Read More »
In Key Election States, Conservative Groups Build Up A Ground Game

In Key Election States, Conservative Groups Build Up A Ground Game

Can dark money buy a get-out-the-vote machine to rival the Democratic establishment? ...

Read More »
Guy Scott, Who Is White, Becomes Zambia’s President With Death Of Sata

Guy Scott, Who Is White, Becomes Zambia’s President With Death Of Sata

Guy Scott became the acting president of Zambia in the wake of President Michael Sata's death. ...

Read More »
Politeness Among Allies

Politeness Among Allies

The U.S. and Turkish armies are nothing if not courteous. ...

Read More »
Weekend Reader: ‘The Case Against The Supreme Court’

Weekend Reader: ‘The Case Against The Supreme Court’

How the conservative-lead Supreme Court has failed in protecting the rights of a ...

Read More »
Obamacare Is Here To Stay

Obamacare Is Here To Stay

Tea Party voters are in for a big disappointment in the next Congress. ...

Read More »
Why Voter ID Isn’t Causing Mass Anger

Why Voter ID Isn’t Causing Mass Anger

Don't count on a new Freedom Summer for voting rights. ...

Read More »
Midterm Roundup: Burke’s Brutal Closing Argument

Midterm Roundup: Burke’s Brutal Closing Argument

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail. ...

Read More »
Still Fighting For Insurance Coverage In Wisconsin

Still Fighting For Insurance Coverage In Wisconsin

In Wisconsin's gubernatorial election, Medicaid coverage for 120,000 people hang ...

Read More »
In Colorado, A Question Of Personhood

In Colorado, A Question Of Personhood

Women's health is on the ballot in Colorado. ...

Read More »
Is The Minimum Wage Really A Living Wage?

Is The Minimum Wage Really A Living Wage?

You'll surely be shocked to learn that Scott Walker and his restaurateur donors ...

Read More »
A Visit To Long Island’s Wine Country

A Visit To Long Island’s Wine Country

Discover eight of Long Island's best wineries. ...

Read More »
Book Review: ‘This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate’

Book Review: ‘This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate’

Is the world ready for a big step forward in the fight against climate change? ...

Read More »
This Week In Crazy: ‘It’s Time For American Jihad,’ And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: ‘It’s Time For American Jihad,’ And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

American Jihad, Biblical investment advice, and so much more. ...

Read More »
Midterm Roundup: Things Are Getting Weird In New Hampshire

Midterm Roundup: Things Are Getting Weird In New Hampshire

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail. ...

Read More »
Common Sense Gun Laws And The Latest School Shooting

Common Sense Gun Laws And The Latest School Shooting

We can't stop every gun crime -- but there's a lot that we CAN do without violat ...

Read More »
Endorse This: Christie Marks Sandy Anniversary By Bullying A Protester

Endorse This: Christie Marks Sandy Anniversary By Bullying A Protester

See Governor Christie fly off the handle -- again. ...

Read More »
Win Or Lose, Republicans Are Still Big Wreck

Win Or Lose, Republicans Are Still Big Wreck

Controlling Congress won't solve the GOP's problems -- in fact, it may make them ...

Read More »
Citizens United Threatens Right To A Fair Trial

Citizens United Threatens Right To A Fair Trial

Dark money's pervasive effects reach far beyond Capitol Hill. ...

Read More »
Plutocrat Or Populist? Actually, Hillary Clinton Is Neither

Plutocrat Or Populist? Actually, Hillary Clinton Is Neither

Is Hillary Clinton a populist, a plutocrat -- or a firm believer in the American ...

Read More »
Moderate Thunder Out Of Kansas

Moderate Thunder Out Of Kansas

Why the Tea Party may be in for a big surprise on election night. ...

Read More »
Fannie And Freddie Must Go

Fannie And Freddie Must Go

Have we learned nothing from the great recession? ...

Read More »
A Wasted Opportunity For Democrats

A Wasted Opportunity For Democrats

Democratic incumbents have actually done a pretty good job -- but don't expect t ...

Read More »
So Cute, This Insistence On Facts About Ebola

So Cute, This Insistence On Facts About Ebola

Who needs Todd Akin when you have Chris Christie's bogus science? ...

Read More »
Midterm Roundup: How Democrats Could Still Win

Midterm Roundup: How Democrats Could Still Win

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail. ...

Read More »
Unions Remain A Crucial Backer Of California Governor’s Campaign

Unions Remain A Crucial Backer Of California Governor’s Campaign

Labor politics are alive and well in the Golden State. ...

Read More »
Racial Inclusion Is America’s Hidden Engine Of Growth

Racial Inclusion Is America’s Hidden Engine Of Growth

"Trickle-up" economics start with solving our racial inequality crisis. ...

Read More »
Gun Limits Are A Key Women’s Issue

Gun Limits Are A Key Women’s Issue

These statistics on gun violence and American women will shock you. ...

Read More »
Stand Up To Big-Beer Deceivers And Bullies

Stand Up To Big-Beer Deceivers And Bullies

Will we stand by and let corporate titans run craft breweries out of business? ...

Read More »
Holding Memories For Aunt Millie

Holding Memories For Aunt Millie

When Alzheimers takes away memories, what is left? ...

Read More »
Personality Politics And The Decline Of Political Journalism

Personality Politics And The Decline Of Political Journalism

The latest ridiculous attack against the Clintons speaks volumes about the probl ...

Read More »
Midterm Roundup: Coakley Collapsing Again?

Midterm Roundup: Coakley Collapsing Again?

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail. ...

Read More »
Five States Where Senate Polls May Be Wrong

Five States Where Senate Polls May Be Wrong

Are we in for some surprises on election night? ...

Read More »
WATCH: GOP Fearmongering Jumps The Shark

WATCH: GOP Fearmongering Jumps The Shark

See the RNC's outrageous closing argument. ...

Read More »

The News at a Glance

 
scroll to top