Daniel McCarthy

If Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination collapses, so might the GOP

September 17, 2018 4:06 am

Left-wing foes of Republican judicial philosophy would be encouraged by the GOP’s humiliation

Will Cruz lose?

September 12, 2018 6:34 am

Tipping point for Ted

The NeverTrump movement’s latest trick? Sabotaging the White House

September 6, 2018 5:41 am

In a democracy, policy is suppose to follow elections. But that isn’t how the anonymous New York Times op-ed writer sees it

The primaries show that Trump Republicanism is still on the rise

August 29, 2018 4:09 am

The President’s preferred candidates had the edge on Tuesday

Why John McCain wasn’t right

August 26, 2018 7:25 am

He was a man of many virtues. It’s a shame his politics were so flawed

Social media should be held to the same bar as a newsstand, not a publisher

August 21, 2018 7:19 am

Doing otherwise would be a great disservice to American audiences.

The return of Rand Paul

August 16, 2018 12:38 pm

The Kentucky senator is able to bridge Trumpism and old-guard Republicanism while pointing both in a more libertarian direction

No major upsets in Tuesday elections — but don’t expect a return to ‘normalcy’

August 8, 2018 5:01 am

Insurgents do not have to win every battle to win the war.

Alex Jones may be despicable, but he doesn’t deserve to be censored

August 6, 2018 6:03 pm

The Infowars star has no right to say anything through Facebook or YouTube — which is seriously illiberal and more threatening than anything he says.

Who benefits from John Brennan’s security clearance?

July 24, 2018 7:50 am

It sure isn’t America.

Conservatism isn’t dead

July 23, 2018 10:34 am

It is reborn.

Donald Trump’s fight is against globalisation and the left – not Vladimir Putin

July 17, 2018 10:37 am

History somehow isn’t moving toward its predetermined end, and this has driven Western liberals completely mad. The theatrical overreaction to…

The American left is using children as political weapons

June 20, 2018 8:30 am

What does the American left do when a year of hyperbole about Russian subversion and full-blown fascism in the White…

Dinesh D’Souza’s pardon may be political, but that isn’t Donald Trump’s fault

June 2, 2018 8:41 pm

The president is showing loyalty to conservatives who believe he was wrongfully prosecuted and punished.

If this is a trade war, the United States will win 

June 1, 2018 10:25 am

Donald Trump is following through on his threat—or promise, as his voters see it—to impose steep tariffs on foreign goods…

Jeff Sessions is a party of one

May 14, 2018 8:31 pm

How the Attorney General has used his isolation to his advantage.

John McCain is right about Gina Haspel

May 11, 2018 10:20 am

John McCain is a victim of hypocrisy. His allies in Washington and admirers in the national media praise him as…

Does the end of the Iran deal mean war?

May 9, 2018 9:08 am

America has a long history of almost getting dragged into other people’s wars. Soon after the founding of the country,…

How John McCain lost the Republican Party

May 6, 2018 10:20 pm

The Arizona Senator could have been a Donald Trump-type figure. But he never was.

How Kanye West could become the next Republican president

May 3, 2018 12:27 am

On his new song, Yeezus claims he could be the next occupant of the White House - here's how he would do it

Anarchy in the White House — it’s a good thing

May 1, 2018 9:07 am

Would Trump without John Kelly be any different from Trump with John Kelly?

Why did Rand Paul endorse Mike Pompeo?

April 24, 2018 10:21 am

Rand Paul’s whole aim in foreign policy is to keep the U.S. out of unnecessary, unwinnable conflicts in which there…

Paul Ryan is out, and a new congressional Republican Party is waiting to be born

April 12, 2018 12:21 pm

The outgoing speaker was never able to connect with voters

The Kevin Williamson saga is a miniature of everything that is wrong with American journalism

April 6, 2018 3:10 pm

Kevin Williamson built his career as a polemicist at National Review by caricaturing unfashionable Americans, whether inner-city blacks or working-class…

Why does nobody seem to care that Isis has used chemical weapons?

April 5, 2018 9:41 am

A new era of chemical warfare is upon us—an era of chemical warfare as psychological warfare. The poisoning of Russian…