Opinion

The White House correspondents dinner, and other institutions, are being divided and conquered

By Chuck Raasch St. Louis Post-Dispatch WASHINGTON, D.C. — The White House…

  • May 1st, 2018

Trump may go too far in alienating Europe

By Leonid Bershidsky Bloomberg News President Donald Trump has been determined to…

  • May 1st, 2018

John M. Crisp: An opportunity to dispense with the House chaplain

By John M. Crisp Tribune News Service May 24 will be the…

  • May 1st, 2018

Nancy Kaffer: After Toronto van attack, why isn’t violence against women a red flag?

By Nancy Kaffer Detroit Free Press Men who hurt women, or talk…

  • May 1st, 2018

Congress is shocked, shocked!, at how lobbyists’ money works

By Martin Schram Tribune News Service Casablanca-on-the-Potomac was open for business early…

  • Apr 27th, 2018

Gun rights advocates may cede more ground than had failed bill become law

OLYMPIA — Gun rights activists and their legislative allies may have messed…

  • Apr 27th, 2018

America still needs its ‘new seed’ immigrants

By By Francis Wilkinson Bloomberg View The case for high-skilled immigration to…

  • Apr 25th, 2018

Will Trump surprise us with North Korea?

By Jay Ambrose Tribune News Service President Donald Trump is full of…

  • Apr 25th, 2018

Commentary: What both sides miss in abortion debate

By Gloria Johns Tribune News Service In terms of pro-choice and pro-life,…

  • Apr 24th, 2018

Trudy Rubin: Report from Moscow: Not the Cold War, not WWIII: What to look for from Russia

MOSCOW — Is the United States embroiled in a new Cold War…

  • Apr 24th, 2018

Rick Anderson giving retirement another shot

Maybe I’ve mentioned this before and maybe I haven’t but those who…

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Commentary: Facebook likes us. It really likes us

By Virginia Heffernan Los Angeles Times There’s a quality of urban life…

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Nancy Kaffer: Paul Ryan is leaving, but his politics aren’t

By Nancy Kaffer Detroit Free Press You know what I’ll always remember…

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Commentary: Who will spur the next energy revolution? Not private industry

We can’t lose ground in alternative energy development

  • Apr 18th, 2018

David Zurawik: Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn’t sink any lower … enter the Michael Cohen conflict

If it’s no big deal, why didn’t Hannity disclose relationship.

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Trump’s strike on Syria will achieve next to nothing

By Doyle McManus Los Angeles Times Soon, perhaps by the time you…

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Washington public school teachers positioned for hefty pay raises

By Jerry Cornfield Everett Herald OLYMPIA — Washington public school teachers are…

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Mr. Zuckerberg went to Washington. Washington didn’t buy it

Most of the senators weren’t buying his young Jimmy Stewart act.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Why Paul Ryan stepped aside ahead of schedule

There were compelling political reasons for Ryan to bow out.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Allowing babies in the US Senate could be good for the country

Grownups in the U.S. Senate act like such babies, why not let an actual baby join them?

  • Apr 11th, 2018