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How America's debate over Iran nuclear deal was shaped by Vietnam

The one-term Carter “paid a heavy political price” for the passage of the treaties, wrote Julian Zelizer, a historian at Princeton Universit

Medicare and Medicaid at 50

The Health Leadership Forum recently hopped on the phone with one of the book’s editors, Julian E. Zelizer, a professor of History and Publi

Clinton 'eager' to defend State record

Julian Zelizer, a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University, said the campaign is playing up Clinton’s foreign policy

Scott Walker the most tested of GOP candidates?

"This is a common thing for candidates to say in this age of cutthroat politics, an effort to show they can withstand challenges once in off

Christie: Anti-gay marriage clerk should be given new job, not jail

Such a response "instantly raises questions about whether he has a grasp on the kinds of questions he'll have to face as president," said Ju

Labor unions hold back on endorsements for Hillary

Labor would also like stronger commitments from Clinton to not only fight for trade protections, but also push for an increase in the minimu

Christie's latest scandal could finally sink him

"He's struggling," says Julian Zelizer of Princeton University. "The question for a donor is this: Why invest in someone who in two days may

2016 Candidates' kids hit the campaign trail

Both sons also plan to contribute to Walker's campaign from campus, since they're active on Twitter and other social media platforms. Their

2d GOP debate lineups set; Fiorina moves up to main event

In a GOP campaign defined by Trump's rhetoric on illegal immigration and his ascent to the top of the polls, next week's event could offer p

As White Americans Give Up on the American Dream, Blacks and Hispanics Embrace It

“Reading the news, it’s almost shocking,” Julian Zelizer, a political historian at Princeton University, said about the poll. [...] Zelizer

DNC chief faces perilous fall

"Balancing these needs is one of the toughest jobs for a legislative leader. There is no clear path forward," Zelizer said. "Obviously the b

Obama Makes College Aid Application Earlier And Easier

Six months ago, I reported on one thing the government could do to fix the FAFSA. Rachel Fishman, who studies education policy at New Americ