How the right-wing demagogue politician Marine Le Pen can save the floundering Republican Party.
Why putting more military veterans on Capitol Hill won't end Washington's rampant partisanship.
How a New Jersey Democrat became the White House's biggest foreign-policy foe.
5 reasons U.S. lawmakers need to get on board with mega-regional free trade deals.
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The next head of the Senate Energy Committee has big plans for U.S. gas exports.
If the West doesn't shape up, the rest of the world will just go around it.
Public officials from Beijing to D.C. are failing to rise to the world's challenges. That's where FP's Global Thinkers come in.
President Obama's National Security Strategy aims to prevent the emergence of wars. So why won't the White House get behind its own strategy?
Congressmen cry foul over currency intervention -- until the U.S. does it.
Havana keeps saying that it's willing to let this U.S. contractor go. But the White House and Congress keep rejecting the offers.
Can the skyrocketing crypto-currency survive when all of D.C. is looking to tame it?
The debate over NSA surveillance is about something else entirely.
Why the NSA's 'we keep you safe from terrorists' rationale is bogus.
Will the self-inflicted political wound of the U.S. government shutdown ever heal?
The sad, dangerous lessons of America's budget standoff.
It's not just the United States. Democracies around the world are facing a crisis of faith.
Breaking up may be hard to do, but it's the GOP's best chance for survival.
Obama’s trying to tank the markets to win the budget fight. Problem is, that might not work -- and Republicans just don’t care.
How a small gaggle of thickheaded Republicans could derail the entire global economy for a decade.