Rorschach’s Crime Bill

"The ones that won't let you answer are afraid of the truth," Bill Clinton admonished protesters at a campaign event for Hillary Clinton today in Philadelphia. The protesters peppered him with questio…

Donald Trump’s Bad Night in the Badger State

Documents leaked Sunday from a Panama-based firm purport to show corruption and questionable business practices of world leaders, politicians, and others. Documents leaked Sunday from a Panama-based f…

The Edge: One Person, One Vote, One Rejection

Today in One ParagraphThe U.S. Supreme Court unanimously upheld the "one person, one vote" standard for apportioning legislative districts in Evenwel v. Abbott. People in Iceland are calling for the r…

The Edge: In Like a Lion and Out With Jobs

Today in One ParagraphPresident Obama advised world leaders to be aware of terrorists trying to obtain nuclear weapons, saying a nuclear attack "would change our world." The Labor Department said that…

The Edge: Obama’s Clemency Mission

Today in One ParagraphPresident Obama commuted the sentences of 61 inmates. The Department of Justice and the city of Newark agreed on a plan to reform the Newark Police Department--two years after an…

In Praise of Political Reporters

Last night, President Obama gave the keynote lecture at an annual dinner to honor excellence in political reporting. The dinner is held once a year to commemorate Robin Toner, a legendary reporter wh…