It’s now been more than a year since President Trump’s last news conference, so it is well past time to hear from him.

There’s got to be same sane ground between serfdom and everybody gets an AR-15.

Recovering lost perspectives isn’t zero-sum.

On Monday, justices will hear oral arguments about coerced fees.

The Labor Department is considering a policy change toward tip-pooling. Here’s why that’s a bad idea.

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Neither Russia nor the Trump campaign was interested in winning votes — just suppressing them.

Before we can ever find solutions to gun violence, first we have to acknowledge the real problem.

Trump claims to be tough but has given Putin free rein.

Having a president who rages out of control makes all of us more like that ourselves.

Phil Bredesen will test whether persuasion is still possible in politics.

His ardent supporters like to hold up Donald Trump as a reincarnation of Ronald Reagan. They couldn’t be more wrong.

Americans must remove politicians who refuse to act on gun control from office.

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The United States and other nations should act to mitigate its effects on the rest of Latin America.

The first lady sponsored her parents. The president opposes it for others.

The emergency passage of a Maryland bill on terminating rapists’ rights should have come sooner.

Wayne LaPierre and the National Rifle Association say more guns can solve all problems. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Wayne LaPierre and the National Rifle Association say more guns can solve all problems. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
The answer to the problem of gun violence cannot just be “more guns."
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It’s not a virtue to neglect or mistreat your kids.

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Trust me on this because I was there: All these share buybacks linked to the tax cut were not part of the supply-siders' argument for the plan.

They have moral authority and won't accept the status quo.

The right to bear arms is sacrosanct here.

This Republican president should heed Republican President Theodore Roosevelt.

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I never thought I could feel empathy for the boy who tormented me in childhood.

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I am an educator. I will not be drafted into an ideological war.

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Gun-control advocates haven’t been able to match the messaging, intensity or focus of gun-rights advocates. Until they can, they won’t turn the tables on the NRA and its maximalist interpretation of the Second Amendment.

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Plenty of people abuse animals. But some have especially cruel methods.

Despite the emphasis on breast-feeding, the medical establishment can offer little help to nursing moms.

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Assessing recent upticks in key economic variables requires historical perspective.

For the good of the country, Trump should stop watching cable news and start binge-watching shows on Netflix.

Numerous locals in Munich assured me that the winters there are normally sunny. This past weekend, however, the weather during the 2018 Munich Security Conference (MSC) was cold and gray. The climate inside the meetings was equally forbidding. As a first-time attendee, I found it difficult to gauge the tenor of this meeting in comparison with those of the […]

When catastrophes happen so often they blur together, it is easy to get worn down.

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The link between mass shootings and immigration.

His opponents have unrealistic hopes for the courts, generals, FBI, media and civil service.

It's time for politicians to do something about guns.

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A leaked draft of a proposed rule poses a serious threat to immigrant families.

I loved my work at the Labor Department, but I can't be a part of breaking up families.

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History shows we could be doing more to stop these tragedies.

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I never thought I could feel empathy for the boy who tormented me in childhood.
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No, abusers are not poor and uneducated.

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It’s not a virtue to neglect or mistreat your kids.

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I never thought I could feel empathy for the boy who tormented me in childhood.

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Focus on competence, not attendance.

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The story is affected by who tells it.

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We believe God made us male and female, not male or female.

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The Smithsonian’s plan, sited elsewhere, could be a true monument to our time.

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Voters of all stripes support the commonwealth’s colleges and universities.

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