Wisconsin Democrats won't grow up

June 04, 2012, 09:20 PM

But Wisconsin progressivism is in a dark Peter Pan phase; it is childish without being winsome.

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Capitalism is too important to be left to ... capitalists

By DAVID STRAND June 04, 2012, 11:13 AM

The temptation to put a businessman in the White House should be rejected. It would be courting disaster.

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Katherine Kersten: The faulty case for changing marriage laws

June 03, 2012, 05:07 PM

Supporters often cite 'discrimination.' Here's why that argument doesn't apply.

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Gov. Chris Christie's vice presidential skills

By MICHAEL GERSON May 29, 2012, 09:31 PM

Mitt Romney's realistic shot at the presidency could make his vice presidential choice a golden ticket.

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Election countdown: Whatever could go wrong?

By URI FRIEDMAN May 28, 2012, 09:58 PM

Prevailing wisdom is that the economy, not foreign policy, will determine who becomes the next president of the United States.

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Minnesota's cookie-cutter GOP

By BOB CARNEY JR. May 27, 2012, 09:09 PM

Voters need and deserve real choices -- and we're not seeing that.

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The Republican Party finds its soul

May 26, 2012, 10:25 PM

The next great conservative reincarnation is rooted in a Reaganesque philosophy that's willing to defend liberty for liberty's sake.

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Ron Paul revolution is well beyond the fringe

By CRAIG WESTOVER May 26, 2012, 11:41 AM

Libertarians today are less about provocative issues and more about reversing the expanding scope of government.

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The campaign you didn't expect

By JONATHAN ALTER May 24, 2012, 08:50 PM

Various forces may keep this presidential race relatively focused on the issues.

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Marriage Amendment -- respectful conversations

By PEG CHEMBERLIN May 24, 2012, 08:37 PM

Even contentious matters can be discussed politely.

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The party of Ron Paul?

By Jonathan Bernstein May 24, 2012, 06:38 AM

The Ron Paul crowd has to learn to compromise or the GOP is in for what could be a very ugly fight.

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North Side needs leaders who share its values

By KEITH ELLISON May 22, 2012, 08:27 PM

I made north Minneapolis my home over 20 years ago. I raised my children on the North Side.

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North Side needs attentive leadership

By CHRIS FIELDS May 20, 2012, 10:00 PM

Congressman Keith Ellison, a Democrat representing the Fifth District, didn't make a strong case for the North Side in Washington.

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Minnesotans, bring back a DFL Legislature

By PAUL THISSEN May 20, 2012, 09:57 PM

Tired of political gridlock? Poor fiscal decision-making? Then put a Democratic majority back in the Legislature.

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Editorial: Libertarian surge remakes state GOP

May 20, 2012, 09:45 PM

Caucus-based system magnifies populist political tides.

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In Romney, Mormons see path to Christian mainstream

By Noah Feldman May 20, 2012, 05:40 PM

Romney's embrace by evangelicals marks progress for Mormons.

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Lori Sturdevant: In Senate race, a preview of GOP strategy

By LORI STURDEVANT May 18, 2012, 11:02 AM

House Speaker Kurt Zellers hopes to reinforce the message of a positive statehouse record for legislative candidates.

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Wiping moderates off the map

By John Barrow May 18, 2012, 10:39 AM

The districts our representatives run in have been rigged so as to produce leaders who would rather fight than cooperate.

38 Comments

Rand Paul's cynical budget

By DANA MILBANK May 17, 2012, 08:26 PM

The tea party darling's plan would, among other things, cut the average Social Security recipient's benefits by nearly 40 percent.

33 Comments

Wisconsin's petty recall election

By JONATHAN ZIMMERMAN May 16, 2012, 07:27 PM

I'm appalled by Gov. Walker and I'm appalled by the recall election against him.

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