Political grifter Steve Schmidt used homophobia to distract from his own sins—and everyone just let him get away with it
The speech that will be remembered from the ceremony for the late U.S. Senator John McCain will not be Obama’s
A reporter who knew the late Arizona senator throughout his political career remembers an imperfect man who tried to do what was right
The late senator embodied the classical republican virtue of aristocracy, yet he was not above the barbarous opportunism that brought us Sarah Palin, and her political heirs
In a 2012 roast to mark the retirement of his friend, Joe Lieberman, the Arizona senator wryly recounted all the Jewish practices he’d been dragged into by the Orthodox Jewish lawmaker, and aired his grievances about everything from salmon to Shabbat elevators
Wasserman Schultz, who resigned as DNC chair in July, beat her Bernie Sanders-backed rival in Tuesday’s primary elections in Florida
‘While our Party has bestowed upon [Trump] the nomination, it is not accompanied by unfettered license to defame those who are the best among us’
An intense morning for the defense secretary nominee
Joe rides the Shabbat elevator with McCain, tells a bad joke
Conservatives, Senate accuse White House; White House accuses NYT
U.S. seeks Russian support as civil war takes on sectarian dimensions
A vocal majority of evangelical Christians are zealous supporters of Israel. But a growing movement seeks to align them with the Palestinian cause.
Russ Feingold publishes book, joins Obama campaign
A review of 175 major Jewish Republican donors shows that many who gave in the 2008 primary have yet to pony up for a GOP candidate. Why the wait?
Florida’s Falics have provided half of Bibi’s donations
As race heads to New Hampshire, who could still make some noise?
The Jewish state’s strongest supporters (and leader) don’t want it politicized
Kyl’s retirement would have meant an opening for Giffords