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Refugee Fight Splinters Democrats

How the President Obama’s refugee rhetoric created an ugly and divisive culture war eruption.

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President Obama’s Cynical Refugee Ploy

The debate we are having over the acceptance of Syrian refugees is not the conversation the country needs.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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