Mark Trahant
2/19/13
This morning President Barack Obama will make yet another pitch, calling on Congress to stop the sequester with a balanced approach. Of course nothing will happen today...
Mark Trahant

Let’s jump right to the big questions: Did President Barack Obama’s State of the Union do anything to resolve the deep differences in philosophy and policy on Capitol Hill? Was there any common ground?...

2/13/13
Mark Trahant
2/11/13
Tuesday night President Barack Obama will lay out his case that Congress ought to reverse the $1.2 trillion worth budget cuts that are beginning March 1...
Mark Trahant
1/31/13
Will bad news delay the sequester?...
Mark Trahant
1/30/13
I had better not bury the lede: The sequester is going to rip apart higher education in Indian country. It’s going to be ugly, folks, and worse, self-defeating...
Mark Trahant
1/24/13
It’s hard to see the U.S. Senate as a democratic institution in the 21st century. A voter from Wyoming has nearly 70 times the representation as a citizen from California...
Mark Trahant
1/23/13
The next four years will be defined by austerity. President Barack Obama, indeed, the country, will jump from one economic crisis to another...
Mark Trahant
1/22/13
Are House Republicans about to begin a Native American voter initiative?...
Mark Trahant
11/1/12
One interesting poll is taken by Gallup and asks a simple question: Who do you think will win? Not who you will vote for, but what do you think everyone else thinks?...
Mark Trahant
10/30/12
The monster storm Sandy could not come at a worse time...

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