Roger Simon

Chief Political Columnist, Politico

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Democrats in Florida and Michigan broke party rules by holding their primaries earlier than they were supposed to.

Florida and Michigan Lobby to Seat Democratic Delegates

Democrats in Florida and Michigan broke party rules by holding their primaries earlier than they were supposed to.

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... there's a lot to discuss after last night's Democratic presidential debate.

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In a world in which global opinion reigns, public diplomacy rooted in nationalism and propaganda will not save us from pressing crises.

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When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.

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In 1950, America had the richest middle class in the world, but now U.S. workers face wage stagnation and historic wealth inequality.

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A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

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