The latest news on Snowe, Olympia
Snowe's retirement, Obama's comeback, and Romney's close call in Michigan bode poorly for Republicans.
Having dedicated much of her life to public service, Snowe is one of the last great statesmen and women of the U.S. Senate.
One of the Senate's moderate figures is bowing out, opening the door for Dems in the upcoming election
2012 is shaping up to be the cycle in which the establishment strikes back.
People like the idea of hard truths and truth tellers far more than they like the reality of them.
When the budget battles started heating up, so did the pressure from various Tea Party factions.
The aide reportedly shared e-mails from other reporters with a New York Times journalist.
Palin and Bachmann will use Tea Party leverage to paint the rest of the field into the far right corner.
Bachmann and Palin represent the latest cycle of hostile anti-intellectualism churning in U.S. politics.