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Democrats Would Be Shortsighted To Nuke the Senate Filibuster Mar. 19, 2021

Josh Hammer

"You'll regret this, and you may regret this a lot sooner than you think," then-Senate Minority Lead... Read More

It's Time To Talk About Eliminating the Senate Filibuster Entirely Mar. 08, 2021

Daily Editorials

America is witnessing, yet again, the funhouse-mirror effects that the filibuster exerts over the U.... Read More

Reform the Democratic Party Feb. 25, 2021

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

Washington — The political party that is forever lecturing Republicans on the need to reform t... Read More

Get Ready for Fights Over Criminal Justice Reform Jan. 23, 2021

Diane Dimond

In the brand-new year ahead, get ready for some brand-new moves to change the nation's criminal just... Read More

Free Mitch Rutledge Dec. 29, 2020

Stephen Moore

Nearly everyone has seen the classic movie "The Shawshank Redemption." Well, it turns out there is a... Read More

Bail Reform Has Not Unleashed Violent Crime Nov. 22, 2020

Steve Chapman

The book of Ecclesiastes advises that the Almighty sends rain to fall on both the just and the unjus... Read More

Trump's Vague Commitment to Criminal Justice Reform: The President's Daughter Says 'We're Just Getting Started,' but His Campaign Has Not Offered Any Details Sep. 02, 2020

Jacob Sullum

Alice Johnson's appearance at the Republican National Convention last week was a rebuke to Democrati... Read More

Trump's Own Criminal Justice Reform Feb. 23, 2020

Debra J. Saunders

For decades, a small cadre of reformers pushed whichever president occupied the Oval Office to use h... Read More

Harris Shuns Like-Minded Crowd Because of Trump Nov. 03, 2019

Debra J. Saunders

WASHINGTON — Maybe because she's from San Francisco, Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris believes sh... Read More

Criminologists Mislead Us Sep. 04, 2019

Walter E. Williams

John Paul Wright, professor at University of Cincinnati, and Matthew DeLisi professor at Iowa State ... Read More

A Truly Populist Social Security Reform Aug. 22, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

The U.S. government's debt — that is, our and our children's debt as taxpayers — is grow... Read More

Trump's Latest Dishonest Failure on Immigration Reform May. 19, 2019

Steve Chapman

Listening to Donald Trump lay out his vision of immigration policy is like scavenging in a garbage d... Read More

Bring Prisoners Over to the 'R' Side May. 10, 2019

The Outlaw

Just last week, the Republican-controlled Florida legislature voted to impose restrictions on 1.4 mi... Read More

Gloom, But No Doom, for Social Security May. 01, 2019

Social Security and You

In the spring each year, flowers and trees bloom. And so do gloom and doom stories about the future ... Read More

Not the Impeachment We Need Mar. 01, 2019

The Outlaw

Former fixer Michael Cohen's day of public testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Ref... Read More

Push, Push, Push: How Movements Succeed Feb. 27, 2019

Jim Hightower

There's a sports cliche, often applied to political races, that devalues strong-but-losing contender... Read More

What Voters Would Include in Comprehensive Immigration Reform Dec. 06, 2018

Scott Rasmussen

For many years, political leaders from both major parties have dreamed of "comprehensive immigration... Read More

Title IX Reforms Will Protect All Students Nov. 22, 2018

Daily Editorials

The U.S. Department of Education has formally released its revised guidelines related to campus sexu... Read More

We Need to Believe Election Results Nov. 16, 2018

Linda Chavez

Democracy is a fragile thing. Ours has lasted nearly 250 years, but there is no guarantee that it wi... Read More

The Reality of Young People Sentenced to Life Without Parole Aug. 25, 2018

Diane Dimond

Last week, I wrote about the plight of Pamela Smart, who, in 1991, at the age of 22, was found guilt... Read More