Why a Solution to the Government Shutdown Remains Elusive

There remains no easy solution to this mess. The shutdown fight is emblematic of an era of governing in which the affairs of state are in direct conflict with the political forces shaping both parties. Until the politicians find a way to strike a balance between the two, hundreds of thousands of Federal workers going without a paycheck will continue to be caught in the middle.

What to Make of Michael Flynn’s Sentencing Memo

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has asked a federal judge to spare Michael Flynn jail time in recognition of the "substantial assistance" President Donald Trump's...

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