Susan Estrich / Politics

The State of Our Union

So the economy, it turns out, is better than it's been since Barack Obama took office. We are better off today than we were five years ago.

Who knew?

Oh, I guess we knew that the housing market is recovering and unemployment is down, and some ...

The White House and Campus Rape

On Wednesday, the White House announced that it was launching a new federal task force to address sexual assault on college campuses. "I've got your back," the president said to the millions of American women (the White House report put the number...