Columns
By: Nancy Smith | Posted: April 17, 2014 3:55 AM

I'm not sure what is more ridiculous, the quid-pro-quoingest former governor of our time portraying our current governor as "evil," or the same former governor blustering dismissively past the lieutenant governor with a glib "give me Scott" remark -- as if he's spoiling for a debate.

Columns
By: George Will | Posted: April 17, 2014 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is "basically about" one word -- "democracy" -- that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence. Democracy is America's way of allocating political power. The Constitution, however, was adopted to confine that power in order to "secure the blessings of" that which simultaneously justifies and limits democratic government -- natural liberty.

Politics
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 18, 2014 11:45 AM
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is raising his national profile and raising funds as he keeps an eye on running for the Republican presidential nomination. Having moved Cesar Conda from his U.S. Senate staff to his Reclaim America PAC, Rubio is focusing on raising funds.
Columns
By: Mona Charen | Posted: April 19, 2014 3:55 AM
The Republican Party is roiling with internal conflicts, say the analysts. The tea party is confronting the establishment. The noninterventionists are at war (forgive the expression) with the interventionists. The libertarians would like the party to endorse same-sex marriage. 
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Columns
By: Michael Barone | Posted: April 18, 2014 3:55 AM
Last week, masked men in camouflage garb with no insignia, dressed and equipped like Russian special forces, started taking over police stations and other government buildings in the Donets basin in Eastern Ukraine. They appeared to be working in tandem with local militias in defying the Ukrainian government.