Latest from Ruth Marcus
  • Opinion
Like the Kavanaugh confirmation, impeachment underscores the unrelenting, reflexive tribalism of politics.
  • Dec 2, 2019
  • Opinion
The episode again raises the question of how to think about lawyers who take on unpopular clients.
  • Nov 29, 2019
  • Opinion
In seeking to block testimony from Donald McGahn, the White House made claims that would have gutted our system of checks and balances.
  • Nov 26, 2019
  • Opinion
Collins and Murkowski were under pressure on Kavanaugh from the start. Then Christine Blasey Ford testified.
  • Nov 21, 2019
  • Opinion
Fiona Hill is one of several key witnesses who share a sense of pride in being American and gratitude for the privilege.
  • Nov 21, 2019
  • Opinion
The Watergate question is a cliche but one with particular pertinence here: What did they know, and when did they know it?
  • Nov 20, 2019
  • Opinion
"I promise you, this is not about the politics," Biden says in an interview. "This is a core, core, core value issue for me."
  • Nov 20, 2019
  • Opinion
His us-vs.-them diatribe to the Federalist Society was unbefitting the nation’s top law enforcement officer.
  • Nov 18, 2019
  • Opinion
Sometimes speaking softly is the big stick.
  • Nov 16, 2019
  • Opinion
GOP lawmakers are missing the point on impeachment power.
  • Nov 15, 2019
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