If the new president goes straight to the people with his talking points, will the Obama administration even need the elite mainstream media to get his message out?
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The vast majority of Americans is weary of ideological bickering and interested only in backing leaders who can do something about their problems.
Potential Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. Is it a masterstroke by President-elect Obama? A mousetrap for the Clintons? Is it even happening at all?
At the critical point where young people should be connecting with college and 21st century careers, we rely on an outdated education system that evolved in the 1970s.
Candidates endorsed or "A" rated by he NRA suffered losses in every region of the nation, up and down the ballot, losing not only the White House, but also at least six crucial races for the U.S. Senate.
When did you realize that Barack was The One? Provide exact month, day, and year of your enlightenment, and the names of at least two (2) witnesses.
Obama's decisions during his first weeks as president-elect already represent his first test with the left wing of the Democratic party. The Obama cam...
The section of the Obama-Biden transition homepage detailing the president-elect's policy proposals that was stripped from the site with little explan...
I still hope transparency is possible in the government, but a curious investigation led me down a path to conclude that transparency is the tip of the iceberg and change.gov is not what it seems.
Marc Ambinder reports on the Obama team's somewhat unsuccessful attempt to run a tight ship:
Several Obama transition staffers have put a version of...
Post-election politics have begun to resemble an episode of The Hills lately, with Obama (obviously Lauren Conrad) currently vetting best frenemy Hillary Clinton for Secretary of State.
Governor Schwarzenegger is hosting an international Governor's Climate Summit in Los Angeles, and I have obtained a copy of the taped remarks that President-Elect Obama will deliver.
Guantanamo Bay is not just a prison, it's a state of mind, and a legal limbo in which hundreds have been trapped in legal limbo since 2002.
Defense Secretary Robert Gates may be closer to being tapped for extended duty by Barack Obama because of the near certainty a Democrat -- possibly Hi...
Of the Secretary of State choices, Governor Richardson brings both a depth of experience and a philosophical commitment to Barack Obama's leadership style.
It's so easy to be cynical about the state of education in the U.S. that to meet five smart, winsome teenagers who say things like "We are One" is nothing short of Obama-worthy inspiration.
With his liberal credentials unquestioned, Obama can do something that no Republican could accomplish without being accused of social treason.
As the best and brightest on the new team look for remedies to put the economy back on track... our new president needs something from all Americans rarely granted -- patience.
President Bush has left a regulatory wasteland in his wake these last eight years, and it won't be easy for President Obama to undo all of the Bush ro...
So what's the simple solution? Certain magnificent obsessions can best become reality if the U.S. Senate convenes in 2009 with 60 senators, meaning no filibuster.
Although we have had one woman running for president and one female vice-presidential candidate, the 2008 election was not a complete success for women.
As President Bush gets closer to leaving the White House, expectations are mounting that he will follow his predecessors in issuing a slew of last-min...
The people who served in the top echelons of the Bush administration owe us an apology for putting the nation through this prolonged nightmare. They do not deserve to keep their positions.
On one of his last nights on the campaign trail, Barack Obama was agitated. He was backstage and face-to-face with a traveling aide after giving a spe...
Nov. 4 didn't create a progressive realignment, only the opportunity for one. To achieve a real realignment, like 1890 or 1932, what would now have to happen?
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