Lawmakers should keep in mind that the number of people with coverage, while an important metric, isn't necessarily the right one to gauge the success of any health reform law. (AP Photo/Cathy Bussewitz, File)

Many of the people who will 'lose coverage' under Obamacare repeal will choose to do so

By Hadley Heath Manning, contributor

Lawmakers should keep in mind that the number of people with coverage, while an important metric, isn't necessarily the right one to gauge t...

Will the US make the same mistakes again in Afghanistan?

By Daniel DePetris, contributor

The big issue here is not about troop numbers, rules of engagement, or timetables, but about the failed strategy of nation-building in Afgha...

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Trump's budget not perfect, but a step in the right direction

By Jason Pye, contributor

At the very least, Trump's budget is showing conservatives which Republicans are serious about cutting spending and which ones are not.

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GOP Whip Steve Scalise: Trump is 'incredibly thick-skinned'

By Philip Wegmann

Depending on one's political persuasion, the evidence either paints Trump as an oversized cry baby or a magnanimous leader rising above the...

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