The Washington Post

A true cynic about American politics would, at this point, be forced to one conclusion: Ted Cruz is a Democratic sleeper agent.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Oct 16, 2013
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Ted Cruz wants D.C. to listen. Well, he could start.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Sep 28, 2013
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Strom Thurmond, Alfonse D'Amato and Wayne Morse all held the Senate floor for longer — in Thurmond case, for over 24 hours.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 25, 2013
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If you had told me in 2011 that a filibuster against drone strikes would attract more Republican support than a filibuster against funding Obamacare...

  • Ezra Klein and Evan Soltas
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  • Sep 25, 2013
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Cruz isn't so much making an argument against Obamacare as an argument for direct democracy.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Sep 24, 2013
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The natural-born citizenship clause is the subject of frequent interpretative debate. But it should just be junked altogether.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Aug 19, 2013
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Even Cruz's flat tax will need someone, somewhere, to enforce it.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jun 3, 2013
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