Hung Jury

Here’s what Donald Trump and I have in common: Neither one of us will ever read a single word of the...

Dis-Barred

The Attorney General of the United States is a guy named William Barr. General Barr (that's the correct form of address)...

Kirstjen Nielson: You’re Fired!

On Sunday evening the word went forth from the White House that in the wake of a “tense” meeting with Donald Trump,...

April…Ah You Know

I’m too old to think of an April Fools’ Day column, so there will be no “April Fools’!” kicker about 700 words from now. A...

Chicken and Egg: How Do We Know There Is No Collusion If There Was...

Of course we need to see the Mueller Report before drawing any firm conclusions, but one thing about Attorney General Barr’s letter is unsettling...

Boyd Matheson: True Compromise Allows All Sides To Stand With Integrity

In today’s hyperpartisan, turbo-tribal and deadly divisive rhetorical battles within American political discourse, the word compromise has taken a direct hit. Intolerant extremists on...

Mr. President-Punishing Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador Will Only Make Our Immigration Problem Worse

President Trump announced this week that he has instructed the State Department to cut off all financial aid to the Northern Triangle of Central...

OPENING DAY 2019

Let’s take a day off from kvetching and moaning about Robert Mueller and Donald Trump, and Adam Schiff and Lindsey Graham. It’s Opening Day....

That’s Over. Nothing’s Changed

The Mueller Report, like the 10 Commandments from Mount Sinai, has been delivered from 1730 M Street, NW. Our long national investigation, to misquote Gerald...

The Center Must Hold

News headlines, academic reports and troubling anecdotes highlighting the current division in American politics are now a daily occurrence. Not since the late 1960s...

Hung Jury

Here’s what Donald Trump and I have in common: Neither one of us will ever read a single word of the...

Dis-Barred

April…Ah You Know