Today's Five Best Columns
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Jul 7, 2014 5:45PM ET
The page obviously hasn't been updated in a while, but it might have been a good idea to update it with a slightly less awkward picture.
Jul 7, 2014 4:32PM ET
A pretty big chunk of people would rather read about Katy Perry than Rick Perry, and most people can't tell you what's in the First Amendment.
Jul 7, 2014 3:02PM ET
ATTENTION ABC: Sarah Palin is interested in being on The View, the talk show that recently lost most of its panelists following the retirement of Barbara Walters.
Jul 7, 2014 2:28PM ET
Washington state's recreational pot dispensaries will receive their first licenses this week to sell a legal product that's less accessible than black market marijuana.
Jul 7, 2014 12:16PM ET
The state of Arizona must grant drivers' licenses to young undocumented immigrants granted work permits under an Obama administration program, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday
Jul 7, 2014 11:29AM ET
States are now releasing their preliminary 2015 Obamacare premiums, which means price hikes could become another negative talking point right before the midterm elections.
Jul 6, 2014 11:55AM ET
The New York Post leads with a story today about a secret plan for President Obama to throw his support behind Sen. Elizabeth Warren for the 2016 Democratic nomination instead of Hillary Clinton. Let's have a look at this.
Jul 3, 2014 2:40PM ET
“Texas needs to be reimbursed for the $500 million we’ve spent," Perry said. "Secure this border Mr. President.”
Jul 3, 2014 12:59PM ET
Chris McDaniel, who lost his runoff election to longtime Republican Senator Thad Cochran in June, is still convinced that the incumbent must have cheated his way into a primary victory.
Jul 3, 2014 9:31AM ET
A week after the Supreme Court ruled that Massachusetts's 35-foot "buffer zone" around abortion clinics was unconstitutional, lawmakers in the state are preparing new laws to protect women.
Jul 2, 2014 5:22PM ET
An independent panel has essentially absolved the NSA of any wrongdoing in its data collection program, concluding its actions were "legal and effective."
Jul 2, 2014 5:16PM ET
A press call held by Sen. Thad Cochran's campaign was cut short by a comparison between harvesting cotton and harvesting votes.
Jul 2, 2014 4:46PM ET
Single women overwhelmingly vote for Democrats, and Fox News just demonstrated why.
Jul 2, 2014 2:09PM ET
Three buses filled mainly with undocumented immigrant children were forced to turn around in southern California Tuesday afternoon after a crowd of 200 to 300 anti-immigration protesters surrounded them.
Jul 2, 2014 11:36AM ET
Although Hillary Clinton's recent comments about her wealth don't quite put her in the same presidential candidate club as Mitt Romney, there is one area where the two seem to have something in common.
Jul 2, 2014 10:36AM ET
The Supreme Court suggested that President Obama make the birth control accommodation for religious non-profits available to the Hobby Lobbys of the world. Unfortunately, that accommodation only works smoothly on paper.
Jul 2, 2014 8:58AM ET
When asked a question often discussed with dread at family Thanksgiving dinners, a plurality of voters — 33 percent — believe President Obama (or "Nobummer," amirite?) is the worst president since World War II.
Jul 1, 2014 5:54PM ET
The big (conspiracy) theory dominating the conservative blogosphere today is an article claiming that Sen. Cochran promised a Democratic black pastor money to help organize a cash-for-votes scheme.
Jul 1, 2014 5:45PM ET
The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis's Archbishop John Nienstedt is well-known for his outspoken statements against gay people and marriage equality.
Jul 1, 2014 3:16PM ET
Eighteen to 29-year-olds care more about the World Cup than anything else and everyone else.
Jul 1, 2014 1:13PM ET
It took a while, but Congress and the media finally convinced President Obama that immigration reform is dead.
Jul 1, 2014 12:47PM ET
Months after declaring that Kentucky must recognize legal, out-of-state same-sex marriages, a federal judge struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriages on Tuesday.
Jul 1, 2014 9:49AM ET
The Republican National Committee has finally found a metaphor to explain the party's perceived metamorphosis going into 2016: it is a man, in a squirrel suit.
Jul 1, 2014 8:58AM ET
In the wake of the the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling, the question now is how Democrats can make sure women still have access to affordable contraceptives.
Jun 30, 2014 5:16PM ET
As every religious freedom organization under the sun claims a victory with today's Hobby Lobby decision, there's one aspect of Justice Samuel Alito's opinion that is surely giving some groups pause.
Jun 30, 2014 4:20PM ET
President Obama announced Monday he's tired of waiting for Speaker John Boehner to act on immigration reform and that he intends to independently address the issue.
Jun 30, 2014 3:42PM ET
The Hobby Lobby decision is either a blow to the Obama administration's constitutional overreach or another example of the war on women and their reproductive rights, depending on which party is talking.
Jun 30, 2014 12:38PM ET
While the court ruled against labor unions in Harris v. Quinn Monday, the decision wasn't the major blow to union membership many were expecting.
Jun 30, 2014 11:26AM ET
The divided court's 5-4 decision included a dramatic dissent from Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who called the majority opinion "a decision of startling breadth."
Jun 30, 2014 10:46AM ET
The investigation was cut short just weeks before Blackwater guards killed 17 civilians in what investigators found to be an unprovoked attack.