Latest from E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • Opinion

Tory lessons for Republicans

A Trumpist Republican Party that had taken the pandemic more seriously and delivered tangible benefits to working-class supporters might not be in such a hole today.
  • May 9, 2021
  • Opinion

Will Democrats break the GOP’s deficit doom loop?

Many Biden revenue proposals have been successfully applied in U.S. states and in other countries.
  • May 5, 2021
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Biden could be the one to finally begin poaching the GOP’s core voters

Can Democrats expand on the inroads Biden began to make among voters who didn’t attend college?
  • May 2, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden goes big, bold and populist

The president’s program addresses not just the past four years but the four decades since Reagan.
  • Apr 28, 2021
  • Opinion

Joe Biden’s hundred days at the kitchen table

100 days into his presidency, Biden’s priorities are clear.
  • Apr 25, 2021
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Three guilty verdicts against Chauvin are the first, absolutely necessary step forward

Our nation should celebrate this moment of justice. But there is still work to be done.
  • Apr 20, 2021
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Republicans are posturing without a purpose

On infrastructure, does the GOP want to strike a pose or build things?
  • Apr 18, 2021
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On taxes, the cheaters and the shirkers cost everybody else

Cheating begets more cheating.
  • Apr 14, 2021
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Respectfully, Justice Breyer, court enlargers aren’t the problem

Enlarging the court is precisely what would preserve the court’s legitimacy.
  • Apr 11, 2021
  • Opinion

What’s more important than slashing child poverty?

Biden’s improvements to the child tax credit should be made permanent.
  • Apr 7, 2021