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Jeffrey Hart, Influential and Iconoclastic Conservative, Is Dead at 88
by SAM ROBERTS on February 21, 2019 at 7:29 pm
He was an author, Republican speechwriter, National Review polemicist, Dartmouth Review provocateur and, to many, an antiwar apostate when he defected to Obama. […]
2020 Democrats Embrace Race-Conscious Policies, Including Reparations
by ASTEAD W. HERNDON on February 21, 2019 at 6:43 pm
The party has seen a shift toward idealistic and morally driven policies, particularly on the subjects of race and inequality. […]
Fact Check of the Day: Trump Claims His Wall Is Being Built. It’s Just a Replacement of Old Barriers.
by MICHAEL TACKETT on February 21, 2019 at 6:26 pm
The president showcased a video of construction on Twitter, but the work he highlighted was from funds previously allocated to replace damaged fencing. […]
Mueller Report Expected to Go to Justice Department Within Weeks
by KATIE BENNER on February 21, 2019 at 6:08 pm
The new attorney general, William Barr, is preparing to receive a report on the special counsel’s investigation. He will then have to decide how much of it to make public. […]
A Green New Deal is Technologically Possible. Its Political Prospects Are Another Question.
by LISA FRIEDMAN and TRIP GABRIEL on February 21, 2019 at 5:29 pm
The technology is feasible for a Green New Deal, though experts doubt its goals could be accomplished as quickly as advocates hope. Finding money and political will is a bigger challenge. […]