posted: 08/24/2016 5:45 a.m.
Hillary Clinton has always been committed to the noble purposes of public service. It’s a Methodist thing with her.
posted: 08/23/2016 5:45 a.m.
Wade Naramore's case exposed the best and worst of American culture, politics and law.
posted: 08/21/2016 1:46 a.m.
You see what's happened, don't you? We've been set up for an 80-day narrative about Donald Trump closing the gap.
posted: 08/18/2016 5:45 a.m.
Editor's note: This is an updated version of a column originally published online-only Wednesday.
posted: 08/17/2016 5:45 a.m.
A confluence of developments led to Bud Cummins’ chairmanship of Donald Trump’s campaign in Arkansas.
posted: 08/16/2016 5:45 a.m.
True Arkansas believers in Hillary Clinton huddled under an awning protected from the rain on Saturday morning.
posted: 08/14/2016 1:54 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson told reporters Thursday that he wasn't going to try to "get inside Donald Trump's mind."
posted: 08/11/2016 2:55 a.m.
I tuned in Sunday night to HBO's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, an acerbic and superior spinoff of The Daily Show.
posted: 08/10/2016 5:45 a.m.
The New York Times published the other day what we in the business call a “think piece.”
posted: 08/09/2016 5:45 a.m.
Sometimes the easy conservative Republican orthodoxy that government expansion is bad defies logic. It can seem ... well, let's not say mean. Let's go with wrongheaded.
posted: 08/07/2016 5:41 a.m.
The relevant test is one that partisan politicians and their partisan supporters usually fail.
posted: 08/04/2016 5:45 a.m.
Chris Burks, the lawyer for the Arkansas Democratic Party, explained to me Tuesday that the Democratic National Convention offered only a "limited right of expression."
posted: 08/03/2016 5:45 a.m.
I remarked at the time that, at her convention, Hillary Clinton hit a stand-up double that a faster runner could have turned into a triple.
posted: 08/02/2016 5:45 a.m.
Hillary Clinton can't seem to put down Donald Trump by style or even substance. Yet that failing poses no great problem for her so far, because others are doing for her what she can't.
posted: 07/31/2016 1:50 a.m.
"These mills they built the tanks and bombs that won this country's wars. We sent our sons to Korea and Vietnam. Now we're wondering what they were dyin' for."--Bruce Springsteen, in the song "Youngstown."