People can stop worrying about whether Trump will pull a "Saturday Night Massacre" in the style of Richard Nixon. With his bullying and threats against the attorney general, special counsel, and others in Justice and the FBI, we're already in a full-blown constitutional crisis.
Prosecutors have found that it's almost impossible to make corruption charges against our politicians stick, thanks to a 2016 Supreme Court ruling led by Chief Justice John Roberts. Will ex-U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah and other crooked Philly pols reap the benefits?
For all the fuss about Donald Trump Jr.'s emails, a bombshell report about an investigation into possible collusion between Trump's Kushner-led data operation, a Russian "fake news" squad and a hedge fund billionaire may be the real key to the Trump-Russia scandal.
In the era of Trump, one unlikely issue divides Americans more than any other: College - who went there, who didn't, how to pay for it, and all the weird stuff that happens on campus. So is making our colleges better, less exclusive, and more affordable a pathway to fixing America's great political divide?
The emails may prove to be the smoking gun in a shocking plot to steal information and thus a U.S. presidential election, but they also say something about ourselves. The truth is that Russia couldn't steal American democracy unless we helped them.
While raging wildfires in California are the latest sign that climate change is already here and wreaking havoc, President Trump stood alone and isolated from the global community. When will America's leaders stop fiddling around on the hottest issue of the 21st Century?
The bombshell news that Donald Trump Jr. and other top campaign officials were seeking dirt on Hillary Clinton when they met a lawyer close to Vladimir Putin in 2016 is a bombshell for several reasons. Why do all of the president's closest aides continue to lie about their Russian contacts?
The ever-escalating war between Trump and the media just crossed a dangerous line as administration threatened to apply the regulatory screws to CNN's parent to punish its aggressive journalist. That's the most serious and alarming threat to a free press in America since the days of Richard Nixon.
Trump's sexist tweets marked another depressing day for American democracy - and yet was there a sign of hope buried under the news? Could America end the authorization for the 16-year-old "forever war"? And could the awfulness of Trump inspire other random acts of political decency?
Sen. Pat Toomey goes on national TV in an effort to bamboozle the American people about what the Senate health care bill does and doesn't do. It's time for Toomey to have a real town hall and a real give-and-take with the Pennsylvanians who'll be effected by this billionaire tax cut masquerading as a health care bill.