"I think the Democratic Party has severely underestimated how many people like me there are," says the 1986 USA Gymnastics national champion.
In 1950, there were more than 16 workers for every beneficiary. In 2035, that ratio will be only 2.3 workers per retiree.
Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid are still the chief drivers of our future debt. But Republicans aren't touching them.
The underwhelming vice presidency of an unpopular former prosecutor has created a succession problem for the Democrats.
While some Republicans may have had misguided motivations, a few disrupted McCarthy's campaign in order to enact fiscal restraint. Their colleagues were fine with business as usual.
Justice Richard Bernstein said Pete Martel's hiring as clerk was unacceptable because "I'm intensely pro-law enforcement."
But partisans are having the wrong debate.
The release of the former president’s tax returns sets a dangerous precedent.
While rising crime created headwinds for candidates who supported criminal justice reform, the apocalyptic storm never quite arrived.
If lawmakers keep spending like they are, and if the Fed backs down from taming inflation, then the government may create a perfect storm.
The Congressional Budget Office projects that future deficits will explode. But there's a way out.
We should appreciate anything that shakes the confidence of both major parties.
It's especially outrageous when considering the billions of dollars in fraud that took place thanks to COVID-19 relief programs.
Democrats had already retained their majority, but by keeping Warnock's seat, they gained even more power in the upper chamber to hinder Republican opposition.
The policy has some bipartisan support, despite the fact that it has mostly been a failure since its inception.
A hobbled Congress isn’t a solution to our woes, but it’s a lot better than lawmakers set loose.
She was the beneficiary of a political system that limits opportunities for new ideas and new faces to rise.
After House Democrats' Midterm Defeat, Nancy Pelosi Says She'll Step Down From Congressional Leadership
The first female speaker of the House leaves behind a legacy of big government liberalism.
The biggest beneficiaries of economic growth are poor people. But the deepest case for economic growth is a moral one.
Voters rejected other Republicans who have cozied up to the former president, including Senate candidate Blake Masters and secretary of state candidate Mark Finchem.
People with money on the line try harder than pundits to be right, and they adjust quickly when they've made a mistake.
Jared Polis cruised to reelection this Tuesday on a platform that included reducing the state's income tax and giving "more freedom" to Coloradans.
What we know about 2022 midterm results so far
It's her willingness to wield state power to punish the ideas and groups she dislikes.
In Arizona's Senate Race, Blake Masters and Mark Kelly Battle Over Their Preferred Kinds of Big Government
Though the candidates have seemingly little in common, either one winning will harm the cause of individual liberty.
Plus: Peter Suderman may or may not attempt a rendition of a famous rap from the movie Bulworth.
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If the midterms favor Republicans, their top priority needs to be the fight against inflation—whether or not they feel like they created the problem.
Democrats paid $435,000 to back a pro-Trump Republican in Michigan—nearly $100,000 more than the candidate himself raised.
Progressives shouldn't be ashamed of being anti-war.
Over time, betting has been a better predictor than polls, pundits, statistical models, and everything else.
The new survey, released by Data for Progress, could spell trouble for Democrats hoping for gains in November following Biden's debt relief plan.
From immigration to drug reform, there is plenty of potential for productive compromise.
Democrats pander to immigrants but do little to liberalize the system. Meanwhile, Republicans' hostility to immigrants has increased.
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Some conservative media outlets and politicians lambast the practice. But if you care about public safety, that opposition doesn't make sense.