Vulnerable GOP candidates in the suburbs are torn over whether to run with …

As the midterm elections approach and vulnerable House Republicans nervously navigate around an unpopular president, charting a course is particularly fraught in the suburbs of Philadelphia, where the dominant ideology is pragmatism and fickle voters have little patience for Washington’s political drama. And it is here that two Republican lawmakers representing nearly adjacent districts, and…

Is the Left Ready to Handle National Security?

The phrases “progressive politics” and “national security” rarely appear together. When “national security” shows up in the pages of leftist political publications at all, it’s usually as an object of criticism. Yet, were the Bernie Sanders wing of the Democratic Party to take over Washington—Sen. Elizabeth Warren, for one, seems to be burnishing her foreign…