MIGRANT WATCH - The United States has long branded itself as a safe haven for refugees fleeing war and persecution abroad.
WAR FOR HIRE - On August 12, the military contractor CACI International Inc. told its investors that the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan is hurting its profits.
CLIMATE WATCH - In recent months, Washington has had a lot to say about China’s ever-expanding air, naval, and missile power.
STATE OF THE STATE - For the first six months of 2021, the number of companies relocating their headquarters out of California is running at twice the rate of recent years and is showing no signs of slowing, according to a study issued today by Spectrum Location Solutions and the Hoover Institution.
E RECALLUS UNUM - The recall—the tool being used in an attempt to remove Gavin Newsom as California’s governor before his term is over—might seem strange or novel. It’s neither. The recall is nearly as old as democracy itself.
MILITARY INDUSTRY - The United States emerged from its victory in World War II as the world's preeminent superpower. Its annual military budget—about three-quarters of a trillion dollars a year—exceeds the aggregate of the next ten countries in the world.