ow much more these people could be worth if the federal government wasn’t sucking them dry to pay for things like Obamacare and public housing?
The real debate — the argument that has been settled elsewhere throughout the world — ought to be over the best possible universal health care plan fo
When I asked her if she was mentally ill, she asked me to “define mentally ill.”
Ordinary people believe the rich have some secret knowledge that makes them wiser, maybe even better, than the rest of us.
Democrats have seemingly gift-wrapped political ammunition and handed it to Republicans, but the conservatives don’t know what to do with it.
Simple solutions to complex problems are bipartisan. They are carved in stone and recited on sacred occasions, such as mass murders.
I had certainly changed. I would never trust the government again. Never take on faith that we were on the right side when we made war.
The way the definition of patriotism changes from generation to generation, or even year to year, can be confusing.
“It always starts out as a zoning fight, usually about parking, traffic and safety,” he observed, “but it’s really about the Muslims themselves.”
Lisa Madigan seemed to throw her father under the bus, and then the craftiest politician in Illinois deftly stepped aside and let her take the fall.
The call for national health care coverage dates back to the days of Theodore Roosevelt.
Why does law enforcement seem to throw its hands up in the air whenever consumers report a case of identity theft?
Hardly anyone talks about the rule of law when it comes to Wall Street executives and bankers responsible for the Great Recession.
In a world full of erratic madmen, a sensible half-wit might seem a wizard.
Off the record, people who support this school funding reform bill admit it lacks the money necessary to bring about substantive change.