June 28, 2012 The Senate leadership says they've reached a deal on student loans, and it now falls House to follow before the July 4 recess. No matter what happens, Matt Wuerker thinks there are bigger problems with student loans, and Jeff Danziger is worried about students' job prospects.
June 27, 2012 Tomorrow we'll likely know the fate of President Obama's health care legislation. Randy Bish and R.J. Matson break down the arguments facing the court in the final hours before the decision.
June 27, 2012 The opening ceremony of London 2012 is now just a month away, but not everyone can forget their troubles for sport. Peter Nicholson contrasts the U.K. with the last European country to host the games, while Nate Beeler considers a possible unintended consequence of London's security measures.
June 26, 2012 The Supreme Court rejected parts of Arizona's immigration law Monday, but upheld what many consider the most controversial part. Signe Wilkinson thinks the justices might feel differently if they were on the ground, while Lisa Benson is concerned about a state's ability to enforce its own laws.
June 25, 2012 The jury found the former Penn State assistant coach guilty on 45 of 48 counts. Joe Heller and Clay Bennett had already reached the same conclusion.
June 25, 2012 No matter who the candidate is, campaign fundraising is an unappetizing proposition. Steve Kelley and R.J. Matson prove the point.
June 24, 2012 Does President Obama have the authority to allow "Dream Act Kids" to live and work in the open without fear of being deported? Eric Allie doesn't think so, while R.J. Matson is unsure what Mitt Romney would do if he was president.
June 23, 2012 Both Paul McCartney of the Beatles and Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys turned 70 this week. Mike Luckovich and Aislin pay their respects.
June 22, 2012 Rep Daryl Issa's House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt. Mike Lester and Nick Anderson see red over the controversy.
June 21, 2012 As if Attorney General Eric Holder didn't have enough problems, the Department of Justice has lost two high-profile prosecutions against John Edwards and Roger Clemens. Nick Anderson and Bob Englehart put the most recent defeat in classic baseball terms.
June 20, 2012 The elections in Egypt and Greece may not resolve the problems confronting the countries. Bob Engelhart and Tom Janssen examine the new challenges facing two of the world's oldest nations.
June 19, 2012 President Obama announced that he would not seek to deport law-abiding immigrants under age 30 who were illegally brought to the U.S. as children. Mike Lester and Jeff Danziger use the opportunity to play "once upon a time."
June 18, 2012 Will the House hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for failing to fully comply with "Fast and Furious" subpoenas? Both Randall Enos and Randy Bish see racial politics at play, but disagree over who's doing the dealing.
June 17, 2012 Nate Beeler and J.D. Crowe help us remember why dads mean so much to us.