Grover Norquist is either having the worst few weeks of his life or the best.
It's hard to tell. His anti-tax pledge—and the immense power he's wielded in Washington, D.C., for decades because of it—have become hotly debated topics among Congressional insiders and Hill watchers who wonder if its days are numbered. read more
This time last year I was in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. My work with The Carter Center’s Democracy Program landed me in The far-Western province of Bas Congo, a historic chunk of Africa home to the mouth of the Congo river, the ancestral home of the Kongo people, and the origins of European incursion into what would become Africa’s... read more
Toure talks about John McCain’s attacks against the Obama administration for Benghazi, his statements against Susan Rice, and why it’s time for him to start pursuing “reasonable questions” about security rather than perpetuating conspiracy theories. watch
John McCain is a drowning man, grabbing desperately on to anything he thinks can help save him. He's still bitter he lost in 2008 and now his time as a powerful Senator is waning. He sees Benghazi as a life raft he can cling to as a way to try to hurt Obama and remain relevant.... read more
Last Monday Jon Meacham joined The Cycle to discuss his book Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power where his book focused on one of America’s most overexposed, yet elusive and least understood presidents.... read more
We know you're all busy, and with everything going on over the last month - we just wanted to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving, and let you know how much you mean to us here at The Cycle.... read more
As we sit around the dinner table Thursday, let's not forget to give thanks that political ads have ceased to flood our television sets and the 2012 election is finally over. The Cycle hosts called out their favorite political fumbles of the election season. Let's dig in.
On Tuesday Krystal Ball, SE Cupp, and special guest Joy Reid spoke about what they are most looking forward to over this turkey day holiday. Be sure to check out the video and let us know what you're looking forward to.... read more