Cory Booker, Rand Paul team up on sentencing reform bill

The legislation unlikely to advance this year, but the proposals address policy and political concerns for both ambitious senators.

Sarah Palin just joined the ‘impeach Obama’ crowd. That’s bad news for the GOP.

(Joshua Lott / Reuters)

THE FIX | She's the first Republican of any significant national stature to make this call. 

Boehner disagrees with Palin on impeaching Obama

Speaker puts distance between himself and Republicans suggesting that impeachment should be an option.

Winners and losers from the June 24 primaries (and runoffs!)

The best and worst of the night that was.


Ability to deliver still matters for Mississippi voters

Thad Cochran proved that voters in the South were willing to overlook his slowed-gait if he could still deliver.

Tim Scott endorses Mark Sanford

Yet another big-name Republican is throwing his weight behind former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford's House campaign.

South Dakota wants to impeach President Obama. They’ll have to get in line.

And it’s a VERY long line.

GOP elevates reactionary Tim Scott to South Carolina Senate seat

It's good that the GOP is elevating minority lawmakers, but Republicans won't win minority voters by elevating reactionaries like Tim Scott.