The Washington institution renowned for impeccable research and its clout as an independent policy architect has in recent years placed an emphasis on expansion and fundraising — giving scholars a bigger role in seeking money from donors and giving donors a voice in Brookings’s research agenda.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) faced backlash over mandatory quarantine of a nurse who treated Ebola patients and publicly engaged with a heckler at a Sandy anniversary event. The Post's Chris Cillizza says he had the worst week in Washington.
Hillary Clinton was heckled by an organized group of "United We Dream" immigration reform activists at a campaign speech for Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, the Democratic gubernatorial nominee for Maryland.
In this ad, secretary of state candidate Ginny Deerin talks with Jenny Sanford, former first lady of South Carolina and ex-wife of Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.). Deerin's opponent is Republican Mark Hammond.