| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I was left shaking my head in dismay after reviewing The Sun Magazine's special edition on Baltimore women leaders and the reaction to it ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22).
Ah, what a difference two simple three-letter words would have made:...
| Nov 15, 2012
Last week was a historic one for women. Eighteen women won or reclaimed Senate seats, bringing the number of women in that body to 20. Nearly 80 women now occupy the House. New Hampshire became the first state to elect a female governor and an all-women...
| Aug 1, 2013
Talking about your shrink isn't just for Woody Allen characters anymore. Once the kiss of death for a political career, announcing that you're in or about to enter therapy has actually become go-to damage-control strategy for public servants.
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
I can’t claim to understand the workings of New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner’s mind. There’s a line in the classic Christmas song, “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch,” that suggests, “Your brain is...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:09 AM
With public disapproval of the House of Representatives hovering somewhere around 77%, John Oliver joked on Wednesday's “Daily Show” that "Congress" is about to become “the English language’s most offensive C-word.”
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:30 PM
CBS and Time Warner Cable have agreed to suspend the blackout of the Eye in Gotham -- but only long enough to air debates among candidates in two of New York City's political races.
The New York City Campaign Finance Board announced Wednesday that the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:40 AM
Looks like San Diego’s about to wake up from its six-week civic nightmare.
After two weeks of therapy and three days of legal mediation, Mayor Bob Filner has struck an agreement with city officials and his former press secretary, who sued him...
| May 28, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| May 22, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Anthony Weiner, I'm looking at you, so stop tweeting for a minute and put the cameras away. Mark Sanford, I don't care if you won, you should listen, too. And so should anybody else running for office, because I'm about to explain The Five Rules...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Letter writer John Bonn's accusation that former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. and the GOP are out of touch with reality as related to the journalistic elitist left is a pure example of self-delusion ("The GOP lost because it's out of touch," Nov. 28)....
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Disgraced congressman Anthony Weiner, who was at the center of a sexting scandal, has returned to Twitter -- and it was Hurricane Sandy that brought him back.
After nearly a year and a half of going off the grid, Weiner's Twitter handle, @repweiner, came...