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Fiorina Steals The Show At Primetime Republican Debate

She wasn’t even supposed to be there. But Carly Fiorina exuded a fiery resolve and competency, a capacity for leadership and efficiency that seemed to elevate her above the petty squabbles of partisan rancor and the bluster of reality TV.

September 17, 2015

Our Moments Of Zen: 8 Reasons We’ll Miss Jon Stewart

Why we’ll miss the “angry optimist” who played court jester to the media-political machine and ended up becoming one of its most highly regarded and credible luminaries.

August 5, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Drink That Commie Kool-Aid

The end is near, but never near enough. Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the increasingly unhinged right wing.

July 31, 2015
Rand Paul

NSA Surveillance Programs Expire As Senate Stalls

After 14 years and hundreds of millions of records of Americans’ telephone calls, the National Security Agency stopped bulk collection of phone data Sunday, officials said, as legal authority for the once-secret program expired.

June 1, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Satan Is In Your Marijuana

Weed is the Devil’s leaf! Sharia law has invaded Walmart! The federal plot against Texas thickens! Welcome to “This Week In Crazy.”

May 15, 2015
Infrastructure, NewsletterLead, environment, climate change, coal, pollution, EPA, Supreme Court

Reining In The Coal Industry’s Assault On Public Health

The Supreme Court will soon have to choose between corporate polluters’ profits and American lives.

March 24, 2015
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

6 Jokes We Should Retire Before The 2016 GOP Primaries Get Going

A guide on how to laugh at the insane upcoming presidential campaign.

February 9, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Net Neutrality Will Kill Us All

Net neutrality sparks mass bloodshed, War on Christmas season starts early, and so much more.

November 14, 2014

The Animal House Republicans Take Control

Here’s what to expect from the Republican majorities in Congress.

November 12, 2014

The Supreme Court’s Next Opportunity To Kill Obamacare

Is the Affordable Care Act in trouble again?

November 10, 2014

Don’t Govern On Fantasies

Hoping for a new era of bipartisan cooperation in Washington? Don’t hold your breath.

November 10, 2014

Republicans Seize Senate, Set Up Clash With Obama

Everything you need to know about the shocking midterm elections.

November 5, 2014