The country needs a Speaker who can work with the president.
Republicans have been winning elections, but now it's time to also win the PR war.
If Kevin McCarthy can't get a first-ballot victory, there might be a bipartisan solution.
One lawmaker has laid out his vision to return Congress to a coequal branch of government.
Boehner had an impossible task, and his successor will face the same challenges.
He took to heart what Pope Francis said about community, the greater good and sacrifice.
Rather than solving problems for his successor, Boehner's announced intention to pass legislation exacerbates them.
Let's hope the pope's custom of speaking truth to power carries over to Congress.
The breakdown of respectful political discussion has also eroded respect for office.
If you don't have congressional majorities and a presidential signature, it's a necessity.