Partisan identity is now stronger and more meaningful for many Americans than race, ethnicity or religious denomination — and is viewed as a more legitimate justification for discrimination, says Jonah Goldberg.
President Trump described the Iran nuclear accord brokered by the United States under former President Obama, and a list of other nations including China, France, Germany, Great Britain, and Russia, as the “worst deal ever.” Maybe he should've read it before signing an accord with North Korea.
As former Republican House Speaker, John Boehner, stated during a recent GOP meeting in Michigan, “There is no Republican Party. There’s a Trump Party. The Republican Party is kind of taking a nap somewhere.”
Magistrate Judge Stephanie Gallagher — originally an Obama administration nominee — was nominated Thursday by President Donald Trump to fill a U.S. District Court vacancy in Maryland's Northern Division in Baltimore.
Alec Ross, 46, is among seven serious candidates running for the Democratic nomination for governor. Ross says his varied experiences — teacher, janitor, author, tech innovator — have prepared him to lead Maryland.
Imagine if Congress invested the $1.5 trillion tax cuts directly into infrastructure projects around the nation. That would have stimulated state and local economic development, and put money into the hands of working Americans instead of billionaires.
One afternoon during our social studies block, I did a lesson on race using the characters of “Sesame Street.” I asked my 6- and 7- year-old students: What race would Big Bird, Oscar, Elmo and Cookie Monster be if they were people and why? I choked back tears as I read the results out loud.
Alec Ross, a Democratic candidate for Maryland governor, announced Monday that he has chosen Julie Verratti, a craft beer brewer who worked to support small businesses for the Obama administration, as his running mate.
The Baltimore artist Amy Sherald has known since the fall of 2016 that she had been selected to paint the portrait of former first lady Michelle Obama. The nearly 18-month build-up came to an end Monday, as her artwork and Kehinde Wiley's portrait of Barack Obama were publicly unveiled.
To anyone who hasn't lived and breathed in conservative circles, the sea change to the GOP caused by Donald Trump is both shocking and hard to comprehend. I agree it's shocking, but it's not so hard to comprehend, says Jonah Goldberg.
Sen. Ben Cardin will relinquish his role as the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, ending a run that began almost three years ago with the tricky politics of the Iran nuclear deal.
Recently, the American experiment in democracy took a troubling turn never before seen: the intentional dilution of the American brand by a sitting U.S. president. The idea of America is global, even if her borders are national. With his “shithole” comment, Donald Trump destroyed that image.