Despite their professed goals, Democrats' pandemic policies have widened disparities between races, classes, and genders.
So many people are leaving the state that it will soon lose a congressional seat.
The government has pocketed millions of dollars from immigrants who came to the U.S. legally—and has refused to pay them back.
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But the real reason why Democrats should abandon the effort to hike the federal minimum wage has nothing to do with arcane Senate rules or the filibuster.
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Ramming a $15 Minimum Wage Bill Through the Senate Using Reconciliation Would Be a Norm-Busting Mistake
The reconciliation process exists for a reason. Discarding it for political expediency should be viewed with skepticism.
The Washington Post Tried To Memory-Hole Kamala Harris' Bad Joke About Inmates Begging for Food and Water
At a time when legacy publications are increasingly seen as playing for one political "team" or the other, this type of editorial decision will not do anything to fix that perception.
The MORE Act, which would repeal federal prohibition, is scheduled for a vote this week.
Democratic warnings that Amy Coney Barrett would threaten Obamacare were predictably overblown.
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"There’s a big difference between equality and equity."
Politeness is nice. Answering questions would be even nicer.
Too bad Biden's position isn't as good as Pence makes it sound.
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The position is likely the strongest any major-party candidate for president or vice president has taken on the issue in such a prominent venue.
Kamala Harris Refused To Answer a Direct Question About Whether a Biden Administration Would Pack the Supreme Court
Two debates. Two dodges of an important question about the top court's future.
Under what circumstances would these two potential vice presidents feel comfortable taking over? The country deserves to know.
A vigorous disagreement on The Reason Roundtable
USA Today Op ed Making the Case for Abolishing the Constitutional Requirement that the President Must be a "Natural Born" Citizen
I coauthored it with Harvard Law School Professor Randall Kennedy.
We suffered through it so you didn't have to.
The vice presidential candidate opportunistically painted the site's co-founders as villains when they were actually helping law enforcement to catch sex traffickers.
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The presumptive Democratic vice presidential nominee offers a highly circumscribed notion of the role of faith in public life.
Once a staunch prohibitionist, the Democratic vice-presidential pick is arguably the most libertarian senator on marijuana.
At least 100 million Americans live in states where the presidential winner is a foregone conclusion. Maybe don't reward your party for nominating candidates you don't like?
There is no need to excuse Kamala Harris' law enforcement record just because it has outlived its usefulness for her political ambitions.
Kamala Harris Is So 'Radical,' Trump's Campaign Says, That She Criticized Joe Biden's Criminal Justice Record. So Does Trump.
Harris and Trump are both right that the Democratic nominee has a long record of championing draconian penalties.
Both Harris and the Trump campaign agree that plastic straws are a superior product. Only Harris wants to ban them.
Biden picked a V.P. candidate whose record on police and criminal justice reform is as terrible as his own.
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Joe Biden announced today that Harris will be his Democratic running mate.
California's Attorney General Decides How Ballot Initiatives Are Summarized. He's Happy To Abuse This Power.
Xavier Becerra conceals tax increases and reframes a gig economy proposition to hurt its chances.
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The Federal Government's Eviction Moratorium Expires This Week. Will an Eviction 'Tsunami' Be the Result?
Democrats in Congress are floating plans for billions more in rental assistance, and a blanket nationwide moratorium on evictions to forestall a potential housing crisis during the pandemic.
Plus: Backlash to Amash's presidential run, new SCOTUS cases, and more...
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Harris blamed billionaires for her failure to make a dent in the 2020 presidential race.
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Tulsi Gabbard Slams Kamala Harris' Foreign Policy: 'She as President Will Continue the Status Quo Regime-Change Wars'
At tonight's debate, Gabbard continued her laser-like focus on the need to end America's overseas wars.
Blame her censorious and authoritarian approach to public policy instead.
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