The HPR sits down with head writer of "The Onion" Seith Reiss to talk about satire's role in politics, the 2012 election, and controversial pieces.
On the Newsstand:Barack Obama
President Obama and Washington politicians should follow the simple example of Pope Francis I.
The HPR sits down with Professor Theda Skocpol to discuss her recent findings on the Tea Party
Progressives have reason to protect military spending from overly dramatic budget cuts.
Last month, the White House press corps exploded in frustration over its lack of access to President Obama–an incident set off by the president’s private golf outing with Tiger Woods. While choosing this episode to cite may have trivialized reporters’ concerns, their complaint touched on the real problems associated with a “new normal” in the journalist-newsmaker relationship. Politicians no longer need reporters ... Read More
The unemployment rate may not be the best metric for measuring the economy's well-being.
Current federal policy regarding marijuana use is failing; legalization offers a solution.
Barack Obama echoes John F. Kennedy in his State of the Union address, but he resides in quite a different political time.
Marco Rubio's State of the Union response strikes the right tone, while Barack Obama's SOTU marks an improvement.
Nicky Guerreiro makes the case for taxing hedge fund managers' fees as income, not capital gains.