As we write (Tuesday, November 21, 3:00 p.m., EST), it is two weeks after Election Day, and still the United States has no president-elect. Perhaps by the time this issue of Commonweal is in your hands, we will-but then again, perhaps we won’t.

Should we worry?

The United States still has a president, who is enjoying his final lap around the track, but certainly able and willing to govern. There is no constitutional crisis...

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