Topic: politics

How the Flag Came Down

— As South Carolina struggled to understand the massacre at a historic church in Charleston, a group of leaders focused closely on finally removing the Confederate Battle Flag from the grounds of the state capitol, all while mourning the loss of one of their own.  Read more

A Game Plan to Break the Gridlock

— The new Congress has a chance to focus on what works for both parties and for the American people. If lawmakers play "moneyball" — and make policy based on proven results and hard data — they could finally attack Washington gridlock. Read more