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NASA looking for a few good space rocks
Don't worry, you actually belong
What Hillary's tweet tells us about life, the universe, and everything
What happens when the congressman waxing idiotic on abortion is a former OB-GYN?
A female lawmaker sent me a powerful e-mail last week that ought to sink into some of the thick skulls on Capitol Hill -- but probably won't.
Herman Cain can't seem to talk without numbers and abbreviations dribbling from his lips.
Can Islamists and secularists work together?
Politicians pursue another phony scandal.
The U.S. doesn’t need his type of counterterrorism.
D.C. seeks secrecy in the case of a Georgetown couple falsely suspected of abusing one of their daughters.
COLUMN | Latest incident melds two trends in sexual assault — the military and social media confessionals.
Progressives need to tame entitlements.
Does Xi Jinping’s vision include the rule of law?
President Thein Sein's circumspection in an interview speaks volumes.
Immigration reform can prove U.S. strength.
The U.S. can start by refusing to coddle President Morsi.
The senator criticizes U.S. foreign policy, but doesn’t seem to have an alternative.
Edward Snowden and the desire for immortality.
The ‘developing’ country defies stereotypes.
World War ll refugees provide unlikely lessons in thriving.
His approach to the crisis is stunningly chaotic.
The NSA scoops are a ‘dog bites man’ story.
Why isn’t the left more concerned about the plight of Syrians?
It’s time for fence-sitting senators to choose sides.
The rich are getting richer, and more exclusive.
E.J. Dionne Jr.
How to be socially inclusive without becoming socially liberal.
Some on the right go too far in criticizing the NSA.
President Obama makes a superb nomination for U.N. ambassador.
He wants Assad to go, but not too soon.
The U.S. needs a framework for the region.
The NSA leaker challenges the rule of law.
Local malfeasance must be pulled up by the roots.
Jeffrey Thompson leaves taxpayers on the hook for medical bills.
Four D.C. charities — and a miscreant.
Obama is reaping the distrust in government he has sown.
Assad, Russia and Iran have the upper hand.
Wishing the ‘war on terror’ was over won’t make it so.
Oregon senator Ron Wyden on James Clapper’s “least untruthful answer.
But is the gender glass half-full or half-empty?
Movie showcases military’s assault issue.
Communist egalitarian rhetoric is belied by reality.
Protecting the American people from bad deals.
Corporations need to pay tax on their U.S. revenue.
Democrats can’t leave the task of fixing the GOP to the GOP.
Some say he is a hero. I think they’re dead wrong.
One party offers small ideas, the other ignores the problems.
The former governor exemplifies a strange shift among female politicians.
These days, the notion of anonymity is ludicrous.
The White House has scuttled the idea of individual conscience.
I guess we shouldn't be surprised?
And it's good television, too.
This really adds a lot to the discussion.
Contrary to critics, Sen. Marco Rubio's support for immigration reform isn't dragging him down.
The House moves to curb late-term abortions.
Congressional Budget Office's report confirms conservative pro-growth arguments on immigration reform.
The White House is preparing to press hard on the issue this summer -- mostly through executive action.
Now that the CBO found that immigration reform will dramatically slash the deficit, opponents are running out of arguments.
It's unclear that there is any amount of toughening up of border security provisions that could get House Republicans to embrace comprehensive immigration reform.
He could be prosecuted for his reports about NSA activities, and the Supreme Court has said so.
Outrage over the NSA programs is misplaced.
Eric Holder’s selective approach to leaks.
The ability to surpass your upbringing is shrinking in the modern America.
Domestic “wars” undercut limited government.
The best case against the NSA is the IRS.
Updating the rules for an age of digital exhibitionism.
The senator’s misguided effort against the NSA.
The Obamacare provision on luxury health plans is a sound one.
COLUMN | Advances in probe of illicit campaign donations could lead to increased pressure on D.C. mayor.
COLUMN | Novelist Grisham is right to call proposed Charlottesville highway a “boneheaded . . . boondoggle.”
COLUMN | Ousted head of Latino Economic Development Center worries its mission is at risk.
The movement’s onetime darling is now a traitor.
On the NSA, checks and balances have vanished.
With Obama in the White House, progressives have acquiesced to spying programs.
COLUMN | There must be a better way to improve public safety without racially targeted policing.
COLUMN | African Americans must expect more of him than just being our first black president.
Soon-to-be Harvard student Leland Shelton was singled out by President Obama for his efforts.
Dylan Collins makes more money in a day than some have in their 401(k), but can he make a career of it?
The free market vs. the welfare state.
COMMENTARY | By buying Corona, megabrewer Anheuser-Busch InBev would put consumers, distributors and craft brewers over a barrel.
The massive secret effort to log all of our phone calls is useful. But is that enough?
Eugene Robinson discussed his latest columns and political news.
The U.S. is being drawn into a futile proxy war.
Americans have record wealth but don’t spend it.
Entrenched interests, politics trump needed reform.
Multinationals can decide to move overseas.
There is a limit to how much "no net economic cost" policies can achieve.
Republicans are increasingly strong in their insinuations, but the evidence points in a different direction.
GOP attacks miss the point. But so do Democrats'.
Government needs to be held accountable for the NSA excesses.
Art Pope’s money has changed North Carolina for the worse.
The U.S. government needs to do more to cover college costs.
Syria is the latest example of Washington responding fitfully to a crisis.
And the U.S. shouldn’t treat it like one.
Keynesians shouldn’t reject economic restructuring.
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