Without this, the country’s climate plans are in danger
To call the plan from Sen. Joe Manchin III (D-W.Va.) “permitting reform” undersells its importance.By the Editorial Board
The hidden lesson from Mississippi’s welfare fraud scandal
The sordid saga should also cast a spotlight on the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, where much of the money came from.By the Editorial Board
A new story of Trump-era DOJ political pressure requires a hard look
Congress must investigate accusations from a former top prosecutor.By the Editorial Board
Bridge suicide barriers work. It’s past time to put up more.
Critics point to costs and aesthetics, but potentially saving lives should take precedence.By the Editorial Board
El peligro acecha tras los impactantes resultados electorales en Italia
El peligro latente de un gobierno de Giorgia Meloni en Italia es hacia la capacidad de Europa de resistir los intentos de Vladimir Putin por romper las sanciones occidentales contra Rusia.By the Editorial Board
Putin’s debacle is breaking his country — and he might pay the price
Vladimir Putin's attempt to mobilize Russian men to fight has turned into a self-inflicted wound.By the Editorial Board
House Democrats must end the scandal of congressional stock-trading
Some reform is better than none.By the Editorial Board
Puerto Rico’s membership in the U.S. should come with free shipping
The Jones Act drives up prices for disaster-battered U.S. citizens.By the Editorial Board
Democrats should embrace Joe Manchin’s ‘big oil side deal’
Democrats should embrace the reform — not hold up government funding in a gratuitous squabble.By the Editorial Board
Metro’s outlook darkens as Silver Line extension could be delayed again
The good news: Metro's Silver Line extension is nearly complete. The bad news: There may not be enough trains to run on its tracks. And there's worse news.By the Editorial Board
Covid-19 relief was plagued by fraud. Here is the right response.
Covid-19 relief spending was a godsend for struggling businesses and families. It was also, unfortunately, a boon for scammers seeking an easy payday.By the Editorial Board
Putin tears at the fabric of nuclear restraint. Words are dangerous, too.
Putin’s nuclear threats are disquieting and irresponsible.By the Editorial Board
Congress, take the final sprint on Electoral Count Act reform
Congress must prioritize passing something over passing something perfect.By the Editorial Board
Authoritarians want to spread their methods. Democracies must stand guard.
A State Department cable to embassies just barely pulled aside the curtain on a much larger drive by authoritarian regimes to export dictatorship beyond their borders.By the Editorial Board
Youngkin should have stayed out of school gender identity policy
Model school guidance for how educators should treat transgender students elicits a storm of controversy.By the Editorial Board
La muerte de Mahsa Amini muestra la tiranía del régimen de Irán
La rabia por la muerte de Mahsa Amini en Irán se incrementó gracias a la amplia y rápida difusión de la foto y el video de sus heridas, lo que demuestra una vez más el poder de las redes sociales para acelerar la disidencia.By the Editorial Board