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2020

January 6, 2021 6:14 pm

Impeach. Convict. Indict.

Trump incited the mob that overran the Capitol and caused Congress to flee.
Robert Tracinski
January 6, 2021 2:23 pm

The Trump Supernova: Lies, Damned Lies, and the End of the GOP

Today’s MAGA rally, electoral vote cosplay, and violent protests threaten to destroy the Republican party.
Brent Orrell
January 6, 2021 5:06 am

January 6: The Fire Rises

Today is the most dangerous moment our democracy has faced since the Civil War.
Chris Truax
January 6, 2021 12:11 am

A Big Winner in Georgia: Joe Biden

Fewer obstacles and more momentum for the president-elect after tonight’s results.
William Kristol
January 5, 2021 8:14 am

Ted Cruz Wants to Copy the Corrupt Process That Killed Reconstruction

Tone deaf? Dog whistle? The Texas senator invokes the terrible electoral commission of 1877.
Ward Carroll
January 4, 2021 2:53 pm

In Praise of Those Who Resist Temptation

The job of elected officials is to tell people the truth. Even when they want to hear lies.
David Holt
January 1, 2021 3:15 pm

McConnell’s ‘Conscience’ Crisis

He stood by as Team Trump tried to overturn the election. Even now he refuses to smack down the Big Lie.
Amanda Carpenter
December 30, 2020 5:30 am

How Biden Won: Six Hard Truths

Digging into the exit poll data on gender, education, age, and more.
Bruce Gyory
December 21, 2020 5:30 am

Biden Should Call for a Commission to Investigate the 2020 Election

It would definitively address conspiracy theories about the election being ‘stolen’—and let Congress and the new administration focus on governing.
Peter D. Feaver
December 18, 2020 5:19 am

Trump’s Last Stand

No, Congress doesn’t have the final say in the election.
Philip Rotner