When President Trump’s approval rating hit 34 percent in a recent Gallup poll, it marked just the latest in a series of negative public assessments of his performance in office. According to FiveThirtyEight’s polling average, the president’s approval is near its lowest level since he took office. But Trump’s falling poll numbers aren’t limited to […]
Since Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the presidential race, U.S. women have been running for office in ever-increasing numbers. Emily’s List has received a record-setting number of inquiries about running for office. Experienced women candidates are running in the gubernatorial primaries in several states that have never elected a woman to the post (including […]
In the late 1960s, the psychologist Walter Mischel introduced the famous marshmallow test. Children were offered the choice between one smaller reward — in the most famous version of the experiment, a marshmallow — or two rewards if they could wait 15 minutes. In the meantime, the experimenter left the child alone in the room […]
This week the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) is introducing its political party. The U.N. Security Council also recently unanimously approved a resolution authorizing a mission in Colombia that would run through the 2018 elections in which FARC candidates will compete. The Colombian government and the FARC struck a peace deal in 2016, ending […]
Hurricane Harvey has slammed into Texas, bringing power outages, destruction and extensive flooding that is expected to get worse. While personal harm and property damage resulting from Harvey are rightly the overriding concern, there is already speculation about how Donald Trump will handle the first major natural disaster of his presidency and whether it could […]
Welcome back to The Monkey Cage’s weekly presentation of Founding Principles, short videos designed to explain American government and how it works — in theory and in practice. The first five episodes looked at the basic structure of the government created by the U.S. Constitution — the separation of powers between its levels and across its branches, and […]
Republicans now control the governorship and legislature in 26 states and conservative leaders say this trend continues to grow in Republicans’ favor. “Over the last… Read More
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When Republicans went to the White House early in Barack Obama’s presidency to negotiate specifics of an economic stimulus bill, Obama reminded them that his… Read More
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President Donald Trump in front of a giant sign that probably won’t come true during his term if we’re being honest with ourselves. As many of you read this post, you will begin to wonder if I lost my mind (short answer: yes, but a long time ago). But, bear with me, because we’ve got to have a talk about President Donald Trump’s future in | Read More »
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