The Senate majority leader's attempt to slam incoming Democrats doesn't go over very well.
The key to ending the cycle of endless outrage.
“We’ve weathered in this country Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, and now we’re back to worrying about S**tstorm Donald."
An increasing number of Americans are calling out for more choice and a stronger voice in our elections.
There is a great deal of uncertainty about how such a sweeping initiative would be funded.
No challenge in the Democratic Party will have legs unless people are in motion, mobilizing, challenging business as usual, and forcing politicians to get outside of their comfort zone. Dislodging the entrenched interests and big money that dominate our politics won't be easy.
If you want hope and change in politics, mayors offer tons of it. The key to success in their jobs, they say, is to avoid -- as indeed they do -- partisan bickering and focus on What Works.
Somewhere amongst the blob of partisan political analysis, reality television contests and mass commercialization that makes up our popular culture, is a world of politics that attempts to fit in. The problem is, real political discussion cannot exist in such a setting.
An election like this one always calls for both moral centering and political recalibration. Leaders of both parties were talking the morning after the election about cooperation to solve the nation's problems. That will likely also take a movement.
HuffPost's Ryan Grim Talks About The President's Surprise Visit Before White House Press Corps (VIDEO)
On Tuesday, HuffPost's Ryan Grim went on MSNBC to discuss President Obama's surprise appearance before the White House press