‘Some elements of the party keep finding new ways to define Republicanism,’ says one longtime GOP lobbyist and strategist.
But he adds the bill is "good for the country and I’m glad it passed."
About two-thirds of people making more than $1 million would see a tax cut next year averaging $16,800, the Tax Policy Center said Thursday.
The Republican Senate frontrunner was targeted earlier in an ad criticizing him for courting evangelical Christians.
One thing was missing in the U.S. vice president’s French trip: the French.
The Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for the World as COP26 Ends
An environmental scientist assesses the outcomes and possibilities coming out of the climate conference in Glasgow.
Opinion | Biden Says He Takes Inflation Seriously. He’s Not Acting Like It.
Prices are rising due to forces beyond the president’s control. But his policy program has tended to make the problem worse, and voters will blame him regardless.
Opinion | Anchor Away: The Disappearing of Brian Williams
There was no bidding war for his services. So MSNBC bid him goodbye.
Opinion | What Democrats are Getting Wrong About Cities and Suburbs
“Metro” voters are mostly registered Democrats, but that doesn’t mean they’ll vote that way.
Opinion | We Spent a Year Investigating What the Chinese Army Is Buying. Here’s What We Learned.
Publicly available documents show how Chinese progress in military AI is being driven, in part, by access to American technology and capital.
The Parental Revolution Is Bigger Than Critical Race Theory
There’s roiling discontent over schools that is scrambling political maps across the country.
She Wants to Fix One of Louisiana’s Deadliest Jails. She Needs to Beat the Sheriff First.
An upcoming election between a progressive activist and a longtime incumbent will test whether reformers can crack the traditionally tough-on-crime office of the sheriff.
Opinion | Journalists Are Hooked on Polls and They’ll Stay That Way
The polls might be wrong sometimes but the solution isn’t doing away with them, just more transparency about their limits.
‘He’s Comin’ Across Like the F---ing Tin Man Up There’
The new Pete Buttigieg documentary reveals a gifted politician struggling with how much to reveal of himself.
The Moment the NRA Decided to Embrace the Culture Wars
Under pressure from its right flank, the NRA tanked the Manchin-Toomey gun control bill it had helped negotiate — and never looked back.
When the Unstoppable Activists Met Their Match
An idealistic climate campaign promised to transform the whole conversation in Washington. They ended up chanting “F--- Joe Manchin” in a parking lot.
The Most Important Election Results You Missed
A series of under-the-radar local races signal where the country is really headed.
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