Washington prepares for the unexpected as Russia investigation unfolds

The hardest part for official Washington is not knowing what happens next. Amid the escalating criminal investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election, every corner of the city finds itself preparing for the unexpected…. Read More

The deep roots of Trump’s Manafort problem

It was clear from the beginning that Paul Manafort was problematic. When Donald Trump hired him in March 2016 to help him tamp down a delegate revolt at the Republican convention, Manafort’s distasteful associations were… Read More

The Huge Tax Heist

by Robert Reich You know the plot: The bank robbers set off a bomb down the street from the bank, and while everyone’s distracted they get away with the loot. In the reality TV show… Read More