White House Debates Fight on Economy

Binyamin Appelbaum and Helene Cooper The New York Times 8/13/2011

WASHINGTON — As the economy worsens, President Obama and his senior aides are considering whether to adopt a more combative approach on economic issues, seeking to highlight substantive differences with Republicans in Congress and on the campaign trail rather than continuing to pursue elusive compromises, […]

Daley Machine Nervous: Political Realignment in the Works?

by Paul A. Rahe BigGovernment.com 12/24/2009

For some time now — here, here, and here — I have been arguing what at first must have seemed counterintuitive: that a great political realignment may be in the works.

Today, in The Washington Post, William M. Daley warns his fellow Democrats that they are in danger of […]