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George F. Will
Ohio’s Sherrod Brown is being ignored by his party’s activists.
What’s the relevance of Watergate to the modern era?
This is an end. But not THE end.
Democrats have leaked unredacted copies of the exchange showing that Lerner was e-mailing her husband when she used the offensive term.
Republicans are their own worst enemy. Still.
Inspectors found inadequate food supplies, temperature-control problems and a high employee-to-detainee ratio at some of the shelters, according to a watchdog report.
Sean Sullivan, Aaron Blake and Chris Cillizza
Get your popcorn ready. Primary season is back.
Senate Republicans, furious over Democrats cutting back on filibusters, nonetheless approved a key ambassadorial nominee
HUD follows in Labor’s footsteps in touting itself as the “Department of Opportunity.“
The party and its leaders are wildly inconsistent.
A new poll shows the law has never been more unpopular. But it’s not on the tips of Americans’ tongues.
Republicans will need more than circumstantial evidence to prove that Lerner led efforts to hinder conservative groups.
Wildly incorrect statements on taxes by a rock star topped our monthly round-up of the most widely read fact checks.
Josh Hicks and Ashley Halsey III
Action on the troubled agency and the Highway Trust Fund comes on the eve of a five-week summer break.
John Kerry has legitimized Hamas’s criminality.
The problems with letting Israel “finish the job” against Hamas.
Impunity encourages future horrors in Syria.
Al Kamen and Colby Itkowitz
The majority leader likes to threaten his fellow senators with weekend duty.
Congressional gridlock on a border bill may not play well, but sending children back is the worst option.
Oops, they did it again.
Congress’s actions and inactions may be blocking the GOP’s path to victory in the midterm elections.
Reps. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) have introduced a bill to slow the proliferation of document classification and security clearances.
Congress isn’t even naming post offices at the rate it used to.
Although the nomination of Debo Adegbile to head Justice’s civil rights division is still on the Senate calendar, his confirmation is almost surely not going to happen.
The Texas senator wants to be the outsider’s outsider in 2016.
Colby Itkowitz and Al Kamen
Meet President Obama’s Interior Department head: a lover of all things outdoors -- and puzzles.
The first in the Washington Post’s annual series of reports profiling finalists for the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America awards, which honor federal workers who made an impact.
This is not a fringe issue.
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The Grey Lady is now using Internet polling. This is a bigger deal than you might think.
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