December 5, 2018 | New debates, especially on overlooked subjects, bring new vibrancy to our civic life. In death, even flawed politicians can do us that final service.
Articles by Peter Certo
November 30, 2018 | In a polarizing year, marijuana proved a bipartisan favorite.
November 20, 2018 | California is suffering its deadliest wildfires ever. But don't ask the president about climate change -- he only wants to talk about rakes.
November 14, 2018 | The blue wave is looking a lot bigger than it did before. Can Democrats deliver in office?
November 7, 2018 | After an exhausting midterm campaign, the results are in and they're... mixed.
November 7, 2018 | Republicans banked this election on lies, fear-mongering, and rule-rigging. It almost worked.
October 31, 2018 | The GOP campaign to keep control of Congress seems to rely entirely on spooking conservative white Americans.
October 26, 2018 | Our government would look a lot different if the 4.5 million Americans in non-voting territories like D.C. and Puerto Rico had a voice.