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What is the point of Barack Obama's second term? A president who has been pondering that question for a while might find the best answers by consulting what just went on in the campaign.
We know American politics are dysfunctional. But after a week of scandal obsession during which the nation's capital and the media virtually ignored the problems most voters care about jobs, incomes, growth, opportunity, education ...
Public officials are very selective about when violence and death matter.
President Barack Obama got roughed up by the pundit class last week. The question is what lessons he draws from the going-over.
The bombings at the Boston Marathon would be horrific on any day, but there is something particularly disturbing that they happened on Patriots Day.
The heroic and inspiring role played by the families of the Sandy Hook massacre's victims should not be used to create what would be a dangerously misleading narrative about how they changed the politics of guns.
The National Rifle Association is facing attacks from Gun Owners of America for being too soft on gun control.
The obligations of religious toleration and pluralism require all who care not a bit about baseball to accept that Opening Day is more than the beginning of a sports season. It is a great religious festival.
SAN ANTONIO Julian Castro is a politician in not too much of a hurry. This does not mean he lacks ambition.
The question is not intended to discourage the healthy debate being pushed by Rand Paul and his allies over whether Republicans in the George W. Bush years were too eager to deploy our country's armed forces overseas.