Biden to go to Pittsburgh as he looks get out of DC more

President Joe Biden is set to travel to Pittsburgh on Friday to spotlight his administration’s efforts to strengthen the nation’s supply chains and other aspects of his domestic agenda. The White House announced Biden’s trip…







2 US Senate candidates in Ohio jump primaries and debate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Trump-aligned Republican and an underdog progressive Democrat are taking an unusually early step in their campaigns for the U.S. Senate: They’re holding a debate. The odd match-up between Josh Mandel, a…








The school mask wars come to northern Virginia

Virginia’s new Republican governor, Glenn Youngkin, is taking the debate over mask mandates in schools to the Washington suburbs that are home to much of the capital’s power elite. In doing so, he gives new…



D.C. Is a Donut. There Is No Center in Washington Politics

“Blame the left” is Washington’s latest craze. It would not be surprising if it were just coming from the GOP. But scapegoating progressives is now an increasingly popular sport among Washington-based pundits—and even some Democratic Party strategists—trying to identify who…






Teachers Unions Need to Adapt, Just Like the Rest of Us

When President Joe Biden in March 2021 gave his first primetime address, he astutely pointed to the one thing that has united almost all Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic: a shared sense of sacrifice. “We all lost something—a collective suffering, a…