Ruth Marcus / Politics

Rubio's Changing Climate

WASHINGTON -- "I do not believe that human activity is causing these dramatic changes to our climate the way these scientists are portraying it," said Sen. Marco Rubio.

Thus did the Florida Republican undermine his other assertion, to ABC's ...

Lewinsky's Hillary Favor

WASHINGTON -- Monica Lewinsky may not have intended it this way, but she just did Hillary Clinton a big favor.

Lewinsky could be forgiven, of course, if she did not mean to join Team Hillary. She is the forgotten, tragic roadkill of the affair.


Mortals on the High Court

WASHINGTON -- "We are not final because we are infallible," Supreme Court Justice Robert Jackson famously observed, "but we are infallible only because we are final."

Now -- actually, six decades later -- comes Justice Antonin Scalia to ...