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The words a Reagan Republican would love to hear.
At stake is a century’s worth of work going back to the Progressive Era.
Trump’s deportation plan will leave a stain on U.S. history
The public must also be sold on the idea.
Since the election, long-held ideas and institutions are besieged.
Beware the government/contractor/nonprofit complex, which consumes 40 percent of GDP.
The federal government must lead when it comes to discrimination on the basis of sex.
I grew up in coal country. We should protect people hurt by lost jobs.
The best examples draw from the fundamentals of great storytelling.
The era of Trumpism is the time for progressives to reshape this conservative ethos.
Kellyanne Conway is right: CPAC has become TPAC.
We need more testing, not less, to make sure new drugs get a thorough evaluation.
The celebration can’t obscure the wounds of the past or the racial disparities that remain today.
President Trump’s guidance shames students for who they are.
Americans are so easily dazzled by invocations of the f-word that merely dropping an f-bomb is supposed to shield any big-government action from criticism.
Officials have developed an accountability system that places plenty of emphasis on academic outcomes.
State government should be more proactive in implementing and enforcing traffic rules.
The president’s immigration order and inflammatory comments have exacerbated the country’s political challenges.
This tiny category of discretionary spending helps keep America safe.
Trump's new adviser will need to avoid the Vietnam-era mistakes he studied.
He hoped his strategy would win the war. But 'Restoring Rights' was less than perfect, and victory would be short-lived.
It isn’t just government control that can be ‘Orwellian.’
He changed the way I saw my co-workers and our country.
Gender isn't complicated if you actually get to know transgender people.
Real progress requires a concerted, sustained effort.
Lionizing a traitor is not in the city’s best interest.
Medications are finding their way in massive quantities into Maryland’s prisons and jails.
The county’s inaction hurts us all.
“Reverse retrocession” may be just the ticket to voting rights for District residents.