Born yesterday

National Review's Peter Kirsanow questions the timing of the news that CIA Director David Petraeus had an affair with his biographer.

The emerging pro-choice majority

The 2012 elections might have been a watershed moment for pro-choice advocates, argues Think Progress's Zack Beauchamp.

Assimilation, not amnesty

Michelle Malkin writes about how illegal immigration is the new talking point after Election Day.

Swept in by a hurricane, climate change returns to Washington

Mother Jones’s Brandon Keim explains why discussion of climate change has returned to Capitol Hill as one of the du jour topics. 


Moody's predicts Obama will approve Keystone XL pipeline

In a new report, Moody's Investor Services predicted President Obama will give the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline at the green light, according to The Hill’s Ben Geman.

Democrat Sinema wins Arizona House race

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema has won Arizona’s 9th District, reports The Hill’s Alexandra Jaffe.