Politics

Trump's bizarre demand for a Texas election audit
Trump in Texas
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Trump's bizarre demand for a Texas election audit

Biden's immigration bind
President Biden.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Biden's immigration bind

Democrats' mini-nuke option to stave off economic collapse
Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Democrats' mini-nuke option to stave off economic collapse

The Haitian migrant surge, explained
Haitian migrants.
Briefing

The Haitian migrant surge, explained

Drafts of audit report confirm Biden defeated Trump in Maricopa County
Arizona Cyber Ninjas audit.
millions of dollars later...

Drafts of audit report confirm Biden defeated Trump in Maricopa County

Jan. 6 Committee subpoenas Steve Bannon, Mark Meadows
Mark Meadows.
capitol riot aftermath

Jan. 6 Committee subpoenas Steve Bannon, Mark Meadows

White House to brace agencies for possible shutdown
Sunrise over Capitol building.
yikes

White House to brace agencies for possible shutdown

Why the Supreme Court's popularity suddenly matters
A broken gavel.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Why the Supreme Court's popularity suddenly matters

Psaki insists envoy to Haiti 'never' raised migrations concerns
Jen Psaki.
he said, she said

Psaki insists envoy to Haiti 'never' raised migrations concerns

Lauren Boebert might not be off hook with FEC yet
Lauren Boebert.
whoops

Lauren Boebert might not be off hook with FEC yet

A viral photo and the dark echoes of history
A migrant and a Border Patrol agent.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

A viral photo and the dark echoes of history

U.S. special envoy for Haiti resigns over deportations
Border Patrol agent
'counterproductive'

U.S. special envoy for Haiti resigns over deportations

After Biden huddles, Democrats moderately optimistic about passing progressive agenda
Joe Biden
Dems in Disarray

After Biden huddles, Democrats moderately optimistic about passing progressive agenda

10 things you need to know today: September 23, 2021
Pfizer vaccine
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: September 23, 2021

Political suicide?
A donkey.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

Political suicide?

Democrats are governing like Republicans
A donkey.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Democrats are governing like Republicans

Sen. Susan Collins a no on abortion rights bill
Susan Collins.
Women's Health Protection Act

Sen. Susan Collins a no on abortion rights bill

Republicans handling debt ceiling 'irresponsibly,' says Warren
Elizabeth Warren.
raise the roof

Republicans handling debt ceiling 'irresponsibly,' says Warren

Democrats scare off the median voter
A median voter.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Democrats scare off the median voter

Why Democrats own the debt ceiling debacle
A donkey.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Why Democrats own the debt ceiling debacle

When the Ivy League acts like Bob Jones University
Brown and Bob Jones logos.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

When the Ivy League acts like Bob Jones University

Bush moves to defend Liz Cheney from Trump
George W. Bush.
head to head

Bush moves to defend Liz Cheney from Trump

Some states are giving 1st priority for monoclonal antibodies to unvaccinated patients
Regeneron infusion center in Florida
Moral hazard

Some states are giving 1st priority for monoclonal antibodies to unvaccinated patients

10 things you need to know today: September 22, 2021
Biden addresses the U.N.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: September 22, 2021

Progressives' obvious way out
President Biden and AOC.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Progressives' obvious way out

Who are America's peers?
America.
Samuel Goldman

Who are America's peers?

Facebook reportedly responding to bad press by promoting Facebook on Facebook
Mark Zuckerberg
No News is Good News

Facebook reportedly responding to bad press by promoting Facebook on Facebook

Huge hack of web services provider Epik could be 'Rosetta Stone to the far-right'
Anti-fascist protesters
'embarrassment of riches'

Huge hack of web services provider Epik could be 'Rosetta Stone to the far-right'

House passes bill to avert government shutdown
The U.S. Capitol building.
now to the senate

House passes bill to avert government shutdown

Why Democrats might lose the old-fashioned way
President Biden.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Why Democrats might lose the old-fashioned way

The 1887 law that could end American democracy
The Qanon Shaman.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The 1887 law that could end American democracy

The quiet return of proactive policing?
Policing.
Samuel Goldman

The quiet return of proactive policing?

10 things you need to know today: September 21, 2021
Travellers in Virginia
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: September 21, 2021

Lindsey Graham recently told Trump 'you f---ed your presidency up,' book claims
Donald Trump and Lindsey Graham
Quotables

Lindsey Graham recently told Trump 'you f---ed your presidency up,' book claims

The only way to save Biden's agenda
President Biden and Krysten Sinema.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The only way to save Biden's agenda

America's Great Game with China
President Biden.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

America's Great Game with China