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Will Democrats Overplay Their (Relatively Weak) Hand?
When it comes to wave elections, this one wasn't. Not by a long shot. In 1994 — two years into Bill Clinton's first term — Republicans gained a stunning 54 seats to take control of the House, and 9 to ... read more
Election Consolidates One-Party Control Over State Legislatures
Without a divided government, these single-party state houses are in a position to enact legislation at a time when Washington faces a new round of gridlock after Democrats captured the House and Repu... read more
Britain's Brexit secretary resigns over EU withdrawal plan
Also quitting their posts were two ... which should be relatively easy, to be followed by a far more difficult vote in December in the British Parliament, where many members decry the draft deal as a ... read more
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The battle with Trumpism is just beginning
It is quite possible the Democrats will overplay their hand and that Trump will use his demagogic skills ... this culture war E.J. Dionne Jr.: The telling measure of Trump’s weakness Dana Milbank: Ame... read more
A huge sigh of relief in American midterm elections
The most important is that the Democrats have ... They want their business to be done and for incivility to end. They must not overplay their hands. If there is any good thing to be said for ... read more
US midterm elections for dummies: What losing the House means for Trump
However, if the Democrats overplay their hand, Trump will be able to make ... While his approvement ratings are relatively low, the fact that unemployment is at an all time low and the US economy ... read more
Midterms exposed Dems’ big weakness, but will GOP take advantage in 2020?
The views expressed by contributors are their ... Curiously, Democrats’ equivalent 2018 uprising appears to be happening from the opposite direction, with the party’s relatively affluent ... read more
Will This Climate-Change Dystopia Have A Sequel?
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Game theory and America’s budget battle
The reason, ironically, is that the Republicans have backed themselves into a position that is now too weak, thereby tempting the Democrats to overplay their hand. By any rational ... should offer the... read more
The 2018 midterms will be the most expensive in history – here are the candidates who have raised and spent the most money since Trump's election
The 2018 midterm elections are in just three days away, and the stakes couldn't be higher as Democrats seek to take back ... to spend exorbitant amounts of money with their own personal wealth has a r... read more
In Paris, a relatively understated Trump finds he’s still the center of the world’s attention — and outrage
And according to Russia’s authoritarian ruler, the reason he and Trump had not had a longer meeting here was out of respect for a request from their French hosts that ... Even on Twitter, Trump was re... read more
How Gorsuch's confirmation shapes the next Supreme Court battle
With another Supreme Court vacancy looming ... Here are some of the lessons learned this time around. Don’t overplay a weak hand Senate Democrats went into the Gorsuch confirmation fight without any g... read more