Mark Kogan
Mark Kogan

Mark is a lawyer and Mic contributor living in Washington, D.C.

April 10, 2017

This is how Republicans could force Donald Trump's agenda through the Senate

It’s not just the Supreme Court — the GOP is poised to kill the filibuster entirely and forever change the way laws are made.

Nov. 18, 2016

21 things you can do right now to respond to Trump

Leading millennial activists tell you how to influence your elected officials.
Jan. 26, 2016

The Case for Ending Iowa's Stranglehold on the Presidential Nomination Process

A tradition that has outlived its usefulness.
Oct. 27, 2015

John Boehner Is Falling on His Sword to Save Paul Ryan — But Will It Work?

The budget battle might be over, but the war in the GOP isn't.

Sept. 14, 2015

Kim Davis Is Back on the Job in Kentucky, But the Legal Fight Is Far From Over

She's still refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses.
June 25, 2015
June 1, 2015
March 5, 2015

Thanks to 4 Simple Words, the Supreme Court Could Destroy Obamacare

And cost 7 million people their health insurance.
Jan. 21, 2015

Obama's State of the Union Proves He's Not Ending His Presidency Quietly

And he's challenging Congress to keep up.

Jan. 7, 2015

Why Every Newspaper Should Reprint the Controversial 'Charlie Hebdo' Cartoons

This isn't just an attack on a newspaper — it's an attack on free speech.
Nov. 6, 2014

12 Important Takeaways to Remember From the 2014 Midterms

Looking back at a landslide election.
Oct. 27, 2014

Ferguson Grand Jury Leaks Risk Everyone's Right to Fair Trial

Leaks from the Ferguson Grand Jury proceedings are providing us all sorts of new details about the case, but the source of the leaks may be risking the right to fair trial for everyone.
April 30, 2014
April 3, 2014

Care About Democracy? The Supreme Court's Elections Ruling Yesterday Was a Big Setback

The effects of this ruling will continue to impact our generation for the rest of our lives.

Dec. 18, 2013

It's Not About Gay Rights — Here's the Real Reason Obama Isn't Going to Sochi

Think President Barack Obama’s decision to skip the Olympics is a snub to Vladimire Putin and Russia’s LGBT policies? Think again.
Nov. 10, 2013

'The Outpost' — What It's Like to Be a Soldier in the Worst Part Of Afghanistan

In a special one-on-one interview, CNN chief Washington correspindent Jake Tapper talks about his book, "The Outpost," and the importance of informing the public about the realities of war.
Oct. 16, 2013

The Hostage-Takers Just Lost Everything

The fact that the GOP walked away from their ransom efforts without even a tiny concession speaks to the true level of their failure.
Oct. 8, 2013

5 Wild GOP Myths About the Shutdown, Debunked

In an effort to restore some semblance of factual reality to the conversation, here's some clarity surrounding the ongoing shutdown and debt ceiling crisis.