Jon Queally, staff writer
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, center, with fellow Republican leadership on Capitol Hill.
The Republican budget, declared Sen. Sanders after its passage, "is not a bad bill. It's a horrific bill."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"If enough of us raise our voices, we can make sure that the public learns what...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Whether we like it or not, we are going to be the main ones affected by the...

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In alluring synchronicity, this week has seen Trump mangling the task of consoling another human being for her loss in war - prompting blistering comparisons to the empathetic Abe Lincoln facing the same task - and George Saunders' winning the Man Booker Prize for "Lincoln In the Bardo." In it, he evokes a weary Lincoln struggling to accept the death of his son amidst war deaths on all sides; he ends "reduced, ruined, remade" by a "vigorous compassion" we need today.