At least, not in the sense of “more generous to the poor than the wealthy.”

That’s Job One.

Public evidence for the president’s love of country is scarce.

Those who stood by as dangerous painkillers were diverted to black markets are finally facing justice.

He would clearly see this as a moment for Congress to act and reclaim its powers against executive overreach.

Trump is vulnerable, so the left needs to decide what its vision will be going into 2020.

Electability, or perceived electability, is playing a role in boosting the former vice president to an early lead.

An Obama-era policy gains new credence.

He sees Trump as an interruption, not part of the story.

The 2020 election will be a referendum on the rule of law.

Democrats would be generating sympathy for an otherwise unsympathetic president.

Joe Biden is by far the best candidate positioned to win the Democratic nomination, and possibly the presidency.

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At stake is the fairness of our democracy and the credibility of the high court.

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Vigilantism is always a threat to democracy, but these militia videos are especially troubling.

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You may not know her name, but Jerrie Cobb was widely considered the leading contender to become America’s first female astronaut. Then NASA pulled the plug.

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Centralized rule is particularly ill suited to India.

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Mike Huckabee is among those who attacked Mitt Romney in the name of Christian values and now overlook those values in support of the president.

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My doctor diagnosed strep, but this wasn’t like any strep I’d ever had before.

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History supports applying the law that bars job discrimination “because of sex” to LGBTQ people, too.

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The program falls well short of the world-changing Marshall Plan.

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The jokes and jabs about older candidates are rooted in ageism, not science.

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Happy second birthday!

Cui bono?

Counterintelligence investigations don’t always result in charges. Just ask Felix Bloch.

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The Republican field in the commonwealth may seem slim, but early contenders are out there.

Progressive policies have been implemented — without risking public safety — all across the country. Commonwealth attorneys in Virginia can do the same.

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If you dig deeper, you’ll realize you don’t have the full story.

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They do nothing to help the homelessness problem.

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