The next VA Secretary will need to press reset on an entrenched bureaucracy with surging demand.
The president's proposed counterterrorism plan might appear underwhelming, but doing more -- or doing less -- is not an option.
And as much as you might want a different foreign policy, it’s hard to say the president’s is not working.
The two big things missing from Obama’s speech are the keys to working with foreign partners on massive global problems.
The president's biggest foreign-policy speech in a year will be showy and ambitious but can't paper over his administration's lack of focus.
It's been a year since Obama’s big speech about reforming the U.S. targeted killing program. Here are 10 things about the forever war that have hardly budged at all.
The Obama administration is drawing a line between stealing the secrets of companies and nations.
Barack Obama is insisting on a false choice between doing nothing in Syria or going to war.
Obama's defense of his foreign policy illustrates much of what's wrong with it.
Why avoiding errors in foreign policy isn't the same as getting hits.
Military muscle flexing in Asia; Hagel's approval rating low; Crash in Afg probably an accident; Assad to seek a third term; In China, the Big Ban Theory; and a bit more.
Support for Obama's signature trade deals is high -- but that doesn't mean getting them done will come easy.
A conversation on President Obama's trip to Tokyo.
Vladimir Putin could be the perfect gift to an American president desperately in need of a foe.
In refusing to recognize Israel as the “Jewish state,” the Palestinian leader is denying a fact that even Yasser Arafat was willing to admit.
Why President Obama's mealymouthed response to Ukraine only invites Putin's aggression.
Why Putin, Assad, and their ilk are making chaos the new normal.
A new report details the awful civilian casualties inflicted by American drones, but the arguments over the weapons' use have begun to feel grimly familiar.
Why the United States needs strong ties with Canada and Mexico -- now more than ever.
From drone strikes to Syria, the indecisive Obama administration thinks it can conduct foreign policy by floating trial balloons.
A snapshot of the nation’s anxious, online soul.
From Syria to Iran, Obama's State of the Union leaves many questions unanswered.