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August 12, 2013
What Is Chris Christie Doing Right?

He’s hugely popular in a state way to his left. He’s unafraid to take on a national party considerably to his right. And he’s most adored when he’s acting reprehensibly.

August 12, 2013
The Stench of the Potomac

Washington may be a dysfunctional place to govern, but it’s working better than ever as a marketplace for cashing in. And that’s thanks, more than anything, to the Democratic Establishment.

July 29, 2013
The Blip

What if everything we’ve come to think of as American is predicated on a freak coincidence of economic history? And what if that coincidence has run its course?

July 29, 2013
Anarchists of the House

The Republican Congress is testing a new frontier of radicalism—governmental sabotage.

July 22, 2013
“Huma? Hey, Honey? Was I Happy Before I Started Running for Mayor?”

And other questions about the strange (and quite possibly successful) candidacy of a punch line.

July 22, 2013
The Speaker Is Mute But Not Unintelligible

What John Boehner is thinking.

July 22, 2013
The Steamroller Returns

And many—Wall Street, unions, the Establishment—are afraid he hasn’t changed a bit.

July 8, 2013
The Annotated Wendy Davis

Here, the play-by-play of her meteoric rise.

July 8, 2013
When Privacy Jumped The Shark

Note to Edward Snowden and his worrywarts in the press: Spying is only spying when the subject doesn’t want to be watched.

July 8, 2013
Bill de Blasio’s Towering Problem

He’s the highest-minded liberal in the race—but are his concerns too rarefied for most New Yorkers?

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