All signs suggest that this coming week, politics are going to be hopping. It's a good time to take a breath and rest up for what's on the horizon. I'l…
For weeks now, I have vowed that I would finish these letters early and get to bed before midnight, and for weeks now, I have finally finished around t…
On Monday, we learned that after last year’s election, John Eastman, a well-connected lawyer advising former president Donald Trump, outlined a six-poi…
This evening, the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol issued subpoenas to four key figures in the Trump White Hous…
CNN’s bombshell revelation of Trump loyalist lawyer John Eastman’s six-point memo of instructions for overturning the 2020 election—discussed in the ne…
Tonight, the House of Representatives passed a funding bill that would both keep the government from shutting down and prevent a default on the U.S. de…
On this episode of Now & Then, “New York, New York,” Heather Cox Richardson and Joanne Freeman discuss the 20th anniversary of September 11th, 2001 att…
So many stories landed today that some will have to wait. Tonight’s news, though, boils down to Republican attempts to retake control of the government…
Last Friday, Marine Corps General Frank McKenzie of U.S. Central Command admitted that the August 29 drone strike in Kabul, Afghanistan, that the U.S. …
Going to go for an early night tonight. I'll leave you with a picture I look from my kayak in yesterday morning's flat calm, and will catch you all tom…
One hundred and fifty nine years ago this week, in 1862, 75,000 United States troops and about 38,000 Confederate troops massed along Antietam Creek ne…
Disgraced retired lieutenant general Michael Flynn is endorsing candidates for office. Flynn advised former president Trump’s 2016 campaign and was Tru…