Latest from E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • Opinion

On infrastructure, do Republicans want to strike a pose or build things?

Political posturing is on shameful display.
  • Apr 18, 2021
  • Opinion

On taxes, the cheaters and the shirkers cost everybody else

Cheating begets more cheating.
  • Apr 14, 2021
  • Opinion

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
  • Opinion

A paralyzed democracy can’t protect us

Minority rule gets in the way of the majority’s common sense.
  • Apr 4, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden is transforming the nation’s political assumptions

The president’s infrastructure program is good policy and smart politics.
  • Mar 31, 2021
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Joe Biden is a paradigm shifter

Liberals have spent far too much time apologizing. The president said enough of that.
  • Mar 28, 2021
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Treating fellow citizens as landfill

Republicans are denying D.C. citizens their constitutional right to representation.
  • Mar 24, 2021
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The far right’s global retreat

Recent elections in Europe and Australia seem to herald a resurgence of liberal democracy.
  • Mar 21, 2021
  • Opinion

Goodbye and good riddance to the filibuster

The Senate filibuster’s stranglehold on majority rule is coming to an end.
  • Mar 17, 2021