Dems in Midterms: You're Saying There's a Chance?

A 2020 blowout has long been presumed. But maybe it won't happen.

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Doug Mataconis

His final resting place pays tribute to his love of OTB and the Yankees.

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Saturday's Forum

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[Merick Garland] [Merick Garland]

Justice Department Calls Trump's Bluff

This is as close as we get to Garland saying "Eff around, find out!"

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A Photo for Friday

"Group on the Move"

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CDC Loosens COVID Guidelines

The leading public health agency no longer recommends doing things people had already stopped doing.

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Friday's Forum

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Biden Talks to People Sometimes

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Prosecuting Trump for Mishandling Classified Materials

It's complicated, hard to prove, and politically fraught.

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Thursday's Forum

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'Don't Tread on Me' License Plates

States are sponsoring an increasingly controversial image.

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Stupid Takes From "Smart" People: Trump/FBI Edition

Tell us you don't know anything about Federal Warrants without telling us you don't know anything about Federal Warrants

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Gas Prices Falling Rapidly

The U.S. average is under $4 for the first time in months.

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Is Biden Hiring 87,000 New IRS Agents? Not Exactly.

A new meme started by Republican leaders is mostly false.

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Wednesday's Forum

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David McCullough, 1933-2022

A great American author is gone at 89.

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FBI Raids Trump's Mar-a-Lago Home

The former President and his supporters are crying "weaponization of the justice system."

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Tuesday's Forum

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Inflation Reduction Act Passes Senate

And a comment on news coverage of the passage.

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Murder Rate Coming Down?

Some new data are encouraging.

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Liz Cheney's Future

She'll almost certainly be out of a job in January. Then what?

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Monday's Forum

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Michael Langley Becomes Marines' First Black 4-Star General

A major milestone has been reached.

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Feelings Don't Care About Facts

"America can survive the demagogues themselves, it's their audience that will kill us."

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