In 2008, Obama said he wanted to create Reaganesque transformational change. Can Clinton do it?
As the Obama presidency ends, his aspiration to fundamentally change the country is the metric by which we should judge his legacy. Read More
If the real estate mogul loses, he’s the only one who will emerge unscathed.
Donald Trump's Texas crowds have shrunk, distilled down to the angriest supporters. If he loses, writes Chris Hooks, they'll be angrier than ever. Read More
With their statewide focus, Texas Greens are effectively taking Sanders supporters' enthusiasm, flattening it out, and feeding it carefully into a shredder. Read More
In his first book, the governor hews to a familiar theme — fantasies of a constitutional makeover writ by him.
The Texas governor's book is part political tract, part memoir, and laden with copious metaphors about government and the injury that left Abbott paralyzed. Read More
Texas is known for low voter turnout, but even by its measures, what just happened in Houston is surprising: Thirteen people elected the next state rep. Read More
With the GOP in Trump-afflicted disarray, the Dems have wrested the mantle of strength, security and stability away from the right with ease.
With the GOP in Trump-afflicted disarray, the Dems have wrested the mantle of strength, security and stability away from the right with flag-waving ease. Read More
Two left-of-the-left organizing events on the fringes of the DNC present a forked path: Should the alt-left organize with Dems, or go their own way? Read More
Bill Clinton deconstructed, then reconstructed, Hillary Clinton's public legacy in Philadelphia Tuesday night, deriding right-wing attacks as cartoonish. Read More