Congress performs oversight on drones -- and gets results.
The U.S. military doesn’t exactly have an unblemished record when it comes to promoting democracy. Is there a way to change that?
The case against giving the president even more power to use force.
Congress needs to make Pyongyang pay a price for its recklessness.
Why President Obama should commission a history of targeted killing.
Eleven rules for how Barack Obama, or any U.S. president, can have his way on national security.
The impending sequester won't just do short-term damage to the U.S. government. In fact, it's already hurt it more than you think.
In a dangerous and changing world, President Obama is just wishing away the problems America faces.
The 43rd president of the United States did a great thing for humankind -- but most Americans have no idea.
The president's State of the Union address is the best place to focus responsibility and re-launch the American economy. Because the real problem is Washington.
It's a veritable international mystery: How did Washington end up funding its adversaries in Tehran?
After Republicans' election-year drubbing, the United States has an historic opportunity to fix its broken immigration system. And the arguments against reform simply don't hold up anymore.
The saga of U.S. diplomatic security in Afghanistan continues.
How American tax dollars are keeping Arkansas rice growers fat on the farm and starving millions of Haitians.
Missile defense doesn't work, so of course Congress is doubling it.
The new Congress is a bunch of ignoramuses when it comes to foreign policy. And, frankly, that's probably a good thing right now.