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FBI Director James Comey testifies before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the "Oversight of the State Department" in Washington U.S. July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Can James Comey Escape The Clinton Email Debacle?

Democrats were already sputtering with rage that Comey had gone all schoolmarm on Clinton back in July, questioning her judgment and trustworthiness. “He tried to portray himself as above the fray, someone who is not attuned to politics, someone who does not even reside in the same political universe as everyone else, that he’s holier than thou,” says a former Obama administration official.

April 13, 2017
Clinton holds 4-point lead over Trump

Clinton Hints At Comeback To ‘Shine a Light’ On Issues

The former senator and secretary of state has kept a low profile since her presidential loss in November to Donald Trump, staying largely silent on current politics. But she has been observing. Clinton told the crowd that, “Our country seems so divided right now. I do not believe that we can let political divides harden into personal divides.”

March 19, 2017

#EndorseThis: Bernie Sanders Impersonator Hilariously Ends Campaign

As Bernie Sanders slinks away from the role of progressive gadfly to that of Clinton surrogate, he leaves a trail of jobless impersonators and wig salesmen in his wake.

July 13, 2016

Cartoon: Tiger Versus Warthog

A preview of the next six months.

May 4, 2016

Cartoon: The Choice Emerges

Uncle Sam’s tough choice.

May 4, 2016

Cartoon: New York Primary Chivalry

Things are getting heated.

April 11, 2016

Buckle Up: The 2016 Presidential Campaign Starts Now

With midterm elections over, candidates are already gearing up for a 2016 campaign.

November 5, 2014

Joe Biden Emerges As Patron Saint Of The Embattled House Democrat

With President Obama’s unpopularity, Joe Biden is hitting the campaign trail to support House Democrats– and perhaps set the stage for an announcement about 2016.

November 4, 2014

U.S. Midterms: Republicans Poised To Seize Congress

The midterm elections are only one day away.

November 3, 2014

Bill Clinton Urges U.S. LGBT Activists To Continue Equality Push

Bill Clinton spoke of barriers that still need to be brought down at the annual gala for the Human Rights Campaign.

October 27, 2014

Lewinsky Says She’s ‘Patient Zero’ For Cyberbullying

Monica Lewinsky speaks out against cyber-bullying, drawing on her personal experience to inform her position.

October 21, 2014

Weekend Reader: ‘The Republicans: A History of the Grand Old Party’

Don’t miss this week’s excerpt highlighting the history of our deranged politics.

October 18, 2014

‘Madam Secretary’ Premiere Wins 14.3 Mn Viewers

The T.V. series “Madam Secretary” attracted the third highest number of viewers on Sunday night, according to Nielsen’s “fast affiliate ratings”.

September 22, 2014

Age, Race Correlate Strongly With Political Beliefs, Gallup Finds

By David Lauter, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — New data from Gallup starkly illustrates how a racially tinged generation gap has shaped American politics in the Obama era — a reality that likely will hurt Democrats this year, even as it threatens to damage Republican prospects for the future. Americans 65 and older have become increasingly […]

April 1, 2014