Can Obama’s National Security Braintrust Get Elected in the Age of Trump?
Foreign-policy alumni are trying to shake off the “D.C. insider” reputation and sail into Congress.
Here’s What the Senate Should Ask Mike Pompeo
Democratic foreign-policy veterans want answers from Trump’s pick for secretary of state.
Former Senior FBI Official Is Leading BuzzFeed’s Effort to Verify Trump Dossier
Anthony Ferrante coordinated the U.S. government’s response to Russian election interference. Now he’s helping a news site defend itself from a Russian billionaire’s lawsuit.
Buckle Up for Year 2 of Trump
Four major crises the president is steering America toward in the year ahead.
I Spent 5 Hours With Jeff Sessions So You Didn’t Have To
Hillary Clinton doesn’t have to worry about a special prosecutor, and three other takeaways from the Attorney General’s latest Congressional testimony.
Where’s the 9/11 Commission for Russia’s Election Attack?
It’s about far more than tech companies and targeted ads. A whole of government response is needed to make sure this never happens again.
Happy Anniversary to America’s Most Corrupted Election
It’s never too late to make sure future votes are secure from foreign interference. Here’s how.
I Would Vote for (a Sane) Donald Trump
As Republicans and Democrats abandon the middle ground, America’s two-party system is due for disruption.
Early Morning Trump Tweets Target Sessions
President Trump turns his tweets on Attorney General Jeff Sessions
The Seven Circles of Donald Trump’s Russia Inferno
We now know that the president wasn’t ignorant of his campaign’s contacts with Moscow’s intelligence agents. But, on a scale, how complicit was he?
What on Earth Was John McCain Asking James Comey?
The lawmaker, a special invitee to the intel panel hearing, seemed to confuse Russia’s campaign meddling with Clinton’s email inquiry.
Putin Changes Tune on Russian Involvement in the U.S. Election
Patriotic Hackers are the new Little Green Men
Emmanuel Macron Is Everything America’s Democrats Are Not
The unlikely front-runner to be France’s next president proves the problem with liberalism is the messenger, not the message.
Trump’s Silence on Russia’s Corruption Protests Shows Just How Big Putin Won
Taking down Hillary Clinton wasn't personal animus. It was an attack on core U.S. values.
The Clinton Global Initiative Isn’t Really Dead
The obituaries missed how Bill Clinton’s most important post-presidential legacy lives on in spirit – and in practice.
Will Trump Target Women’s Programs Worldwide?
Trump is poised to reinstate the “global gag rule” against federal funding for abortion and family planning — and possibly gut international programs for women.
FBI Boss Comey Won’t Say If Investigating Trump’s Ties to Russia
The incoming Trump cabinet faced a day of grilling on the Hill over Russian meddling in the election.
U.S. Spies to Trump: Putin Ordered Hacking to Boost Your Chances
The President-elect still refuses to believe Moscow tipped the scales, despite growing evidence of a multi-faceted campaign.
Obama Finally Hits Back at Russia for Election Hack With Sanctions, Expulsions
But the measures may not deter future mischief — and could be undone by Trump.