Politics

How the shutdown helped Trump

January 29, 2019 2:00 pm

A new poll indicates an increase in support for his border security plans in battleground states

EXCLUSIVE: A sneak preview of Jim Acosta’s new book

January 29, 2019 9:07 am

Ghostwritten by Roger Kimball

Trump didn’t cave

January 28, 2019 12:28 pm

Democrats and journalists are, as usual, far too quick to declare Trump ‘totally’ defeated

‘She’s got major ovaries’ – why people like Kamala Harris

January 28, 2019 7:59 am

If Kamala Harris is an act, she performs it well – and Republicans would be foolish to dismiss the threat she poses in 2020

The NeverTrumpers never learn

January 27, 2019 10:22 am

The 2020 attempts to ‘primary’ Donald Trump will be even more pathetic than 2016

The rise and rise of the daddy big bucks candidate

January 27, 2019 9:53 am

Billionaire presidential campaigns are a great excuse for political consultants to try and flatter super-rich men

Could Bernie bashers propel Sanders to the nomination?

January 26, 2019 2:37 pm

Barring some unforeseen catastrophe, he’s obviously running

Roger Stone, Robert Mueller and the Shutdown Samba

January 25, 2019 7:08 pm

Who will win this game of chicken? Unless Trump builds the wall, he loses

In ending the shutdown, has Pelosi brought Trump to heel?

January 25, 2019 4:17 pm

His failure to procure a single cent for a border wall is already enraging his erstwhile supporters on the right

Roger Stone is not Robert Mueller’s real target

January 25, 2019 8:56 am

He’s certain to enjoy the melée of media attention surrounding his arrest

How Trump can fix his Pelosi SOTU problem

January 25, 2019 8:34 am

There’s a Jeffersonian solution

The Women’s March and the anatomy of fascism

January 22, 2019 2:02 pm

The movement is in crisis, because many women won’t allow themselves to be marched

Can Kamala Harris steal a march on her rivals?

January 21, 2019 1:21 pm

Her new book is a serviceable tract attesting to the ambition, grit and sheer cunning of its author

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and the rise and rise of the attention candidate

January 21, 2019 12:00 pm

It’s a powerful currency – and a hell of a drug

Radical evil, and the online lynching of a kid from Kentucky

January 20, 2019 10:32 am

Will journalists apologize if their portrayal of the Covington students vs Indian Elder incident turns out to have been wildly wrong?

What makes a liberal want to punch a child?

January 20, 2019 8:15 am

The progressive media doesn’t care about what really happened when it has white boys in MAGA caps to hate

Despite Pelosi, Trump needs to address the nation on January 29

January 18, 2019 11:55 am

Did the House Speaker pull the plug on the State of the Union because she’s scared?

How much could BuzzFeed News’s Michael Cohen story hurt Trump?

January 18, 2019 9:05 am

For Republican lawmakers, the question will not be whether but when to abandon the president they have so sedulously shielded for the past two years

Rudy Giuliani gives Trump more grief than his enemies do

January 17, 2019 10:16 am

Was his admission an attempt to prepare the ground for the President’s retreat?

The seven crucial takeaways from William Barr’s confirmation hearings

January 16, 2019 8:06 pm

Much of what nominees say at their hearings has no bearing on their conduct in office

The stuttering rise of Julián Castro

January 16, 2019 2:02 pm

Waylaid by Trump and overshadowed by Beto, the former Mayor of San Antonio’s route to the 2020 nomination is an unlikely one

Government isn’t working because politics isn’t working

January 16, 2019 11:51 am

From Washington to London, the anxiety about the status quo is the same

Trump’s burger fête was a masterpiece

January 16, 2019 10:49 am

The president not only ate a bunch of burgers, he just ate the Left’s lunch, again

Kirsten Gillibrand grabs the greasy pole

January 16, 2019 12:03 am

The New York senator announced her exploratory committee on Stephen Colbert’s show

Let them eat Big Macs – why Trump gets America

January 15, 2019 2:39 pm

More than snobby Washington ever will