Tag: USNews

Why Is Joe Biden So Unpopular?

Central to Joe Biden’s unpopularity is the recent truth that no sitting president is likely to win over a substantial segment of the opposition party – no matter what he does. Susan Milligan Link...

The Filibuster: The Senate’s Glorified Tradition of Obstruction

Using the filibuster to stall the agenda in the Senate – even when bills would have bipartisan support if put up for a vote – has become preferable to giving the majority party any bragging rights in the next election. Susan Milligan Link...

The 2021 Stories That Will Shape 2022

The nation is greeting 2022 with the harsh knowledge that its problems are not vanquished but in varying stages of crisis and dormancy. Susan Milligan Link...

Biden, Trump Block Traffic on Road to the White House

Presidential hopefuls are in an awkward position: How do you explore a 2024 run when no one wants to say publicly that the Republican and Democratic standard-bearers might not be in the political picture? Susan Milligan Link...