Should participation in an election hinge on a voter's identity being made public? Of course not.
The constitutional amendment they support, like the president’s plan to regulate social media, trusts the government to moderate our political debate.
Every Democrat in the Senate Supports a Constitutional Amendment That Would Radically Curtail Freedom of Speech
The Democracy for All Amendment aims to mute some voices so that others can be heard.
They are letting President Trump's bogus anti-immigration narrative dominate their conversation
Unlike many other policies proposed by Democratic presidential hopefuls, trade policy is something a new president can unilaterally impose.
Buttigieg calls for three-year sunset on military force authorizations.
A majority of Americans say they favor free trade. But both major parties are moving in the other direction.
Warren says her administration "will engage in international trade—but on our terms and only when it benefits American families." The details show she'd be opposed to trade with most developing nations.
There's a risk that if Warren and Sanders do get their way, the sucking sound will be of talent and capital fleeing America for other jurisdictions where they will be treated better.
But the campaign workers complaining about their union-negotiated salaries are being hypocritical too.
Harris is pitching a carefully constructed narrative that seems to be at odds with her record in many ways.
"The outsized power that the political parties hold can often be used in the wrong way to squelch our democracy and dissenting voices even within our own parties," says Gabbard.
Her brand of feminism has little appeal beyond a narrow band of white professional women.
America's favorite humorist makes an official podcast re-announcement of his perennial presidential campaign.
McAfee lauds Che Guevara for being revolutionary and thinks Cuba is his last chance to avoid extradition for tax crimes.
Do the Hatch Act's Restrictions on Kellyanne Conway's Commentary Violate Her First Amendment Rights?
The president's spokeswoman is doing what she has always done on TV, unencumbered by the legal distinction between partisan pundit and executive branch employee.
Nancy Pelosi's overwrought take on Donald Trump's receptiveness to "oppo research" is hard to take seriously.
"Tariffs are taxes on Americans—and we talk as if that's not the case; we forget that Americans are paying them," says Pete Buttigieg. That shouldn't be noteworthy, but unfortunately it is.
Bernie Sanders Has a Strange Affinity for Strongman Daniel Ortega. He's Not the Only Democrat Who Does.
Bill de Blasio helped raise funds for the Sandinistas in New York and subscribed to the party's newspaper, Barricada, or Barricade.
Trade has made Americans better off, and Democrats should use every opportunity to make that argument in the face of Trump's trade war.
The Democratic senator and 2020 presidential hopeful calls it her "Clean Elections Plan."
Buttigieg urging candidates to "talk about freedom more" is a positive development not just for the Democrats but for the country.
She's a centrist turned progressive.
How will a former vice president with a lot of baggage fare in an increasingly progressive, intersectional Democratic primary?
New Yorkers don't want him. Why would the rest of the country?
Pete Buttigieg wants to move forward, not backward. What a novel campaign platform!
Most politicians have evolved on gay issues. But not all were directly connected to anti-gay organizations.
She's the highest-profile candidate to jump in.
Montana L.P. candidate Rick Breckenridge says he was misinterpreted by a reporter.
A Trump loyalist, a Bernie-backed progressive, and lots of moderates were victorious. It's hard to create an overarching narrative out of that.
A question that now hangs like a miasma over D.C. is "Which of my staffers would hang me out to dry in order to avoid going to federal prison?"
Like so many other states, age laws in Vermont are showing themselves to be disproportionate.
Progressive Insurgents Endorsed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Lost to Moderate Opponents In Tuesday's Primaries
The Democratic Party's socialist takeover is on hold for the moment.
"I'm thinking about it."
Jason Emert really wants people to know he supports Donald Trump.
Critics of Corporate Campaign Cash Silent When Donors to Light Rail Initiatives Ink Light Rail Contracts
Complaints about corporate influence in elections are almost never actually about the corporate influence.