The great nonexistent Hillary email scandal

by Bill Press -- This is the last thing Hillary Clinton needed. Two weeks before the final contests of the 2016 Democratic primary, and just 78 delegates shy of wrapping up the more…

Will there be bloodshed in Philadelphia?

by Bill Press -- What a political roller coaster of a year it's been. A month ago, pundits were praising the superior delegate-counting operation of Ted Cruz. Today, he's out of the more…

Trump: A monster the media created

by Bill Press -- On Wednesday, May 4, less than 24 hours after Donald Trump won the Indiana GOP primary and became the presumptive nominee of the Republican Party, "NBC Nightly News" more…

Youth for Bernie: The biggest paradox

by Bill Press -- There have been a lot of unexpected twists to the 2016 primaries, including: the sudden disappearance of front-runner Jeb Bush, the appeal of the outsider and the astounding more…

Fix the crooked primary process

by Bill Press -- Halfway through the 2016 presidential primaries, we can all look back and be proud of how the democratic process worked again, just like it's supposed to. In state more…

The religious crazies' latest 'hatewave'

by Bill Press -- North Carolina has a lot of Bruce Springsteen fans. A lot of disappointed Springsteen fans, but proud nonetheless that their musical hero canceled a sold-out concert last Sunday more…

Panama is the new Switzerland

by Bill Press -- Another century, another tax haven. In the 20th century, the very rich used to park their money in secret Swiss bank accounts. How quaint. And how old-fashioned. In more…

GOP: Women need not apply here

by Bill Press -- Pity poor Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Washington State. Nobody in Washington has a tougher job. For McMorris Rodgers, it's not being the No. 4 Republican in the more…

GOP chooses to 'lose with Cruz'

by Bill Press -- Breaking news: The Republican Party's in complete disarray. It would be funny, watching them implode, were it not so sad. Today, Republicans just can't get their story straight, more…