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Will Political Setbacks Unite the Republican Party?

The inexorable workings of the political marketplace seem to be enforcing some discipline over hitherto fissiparous Republican politicians. The question is whether this is happening too late to save the party’s declining prospects in the 2018 midterm elections. You can see this in Republicans’ reactions to the tax bills Congress is currently considering. Last spring, […]

Republicans 1: Obamacare 0

Republicans 1: Obamacare 0

A federal judge today voted against a provision in Obamacare. The Obama administration is expected to appeal the decision. Jonathan Turley, a lawyer for the House, said the ruling shows that the President’s signature healthcare law “violated the Constitution in committing billions of dollars from the United States Treasury without the approval of Congress.” White […]