Jacob Heilbrunn

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Kiev won’t chicken out over Trump’s desired Biden probe

September 20, 2019 12:07 pm

Clearly Trump really, really wants to get reeelected

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Robert C. O’Brien, Trump’s good soldier

September 18, 2019 10:53 am

Trump replaces hawk with hawk at national security adviser

record players

In defense of record players

September 13, 2019 5:40 pm

LPs are not only an important source of pleasure but also edification

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John Bolton is Trump’s latest distraction

September 10, 2019 1:08 pm

Could Douglas Macgregor fill the Iran hawk’s shoes?

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John Bolton is gone — Boltonism isn’t

September 10, 2019 12:41 pm

The hawk never should have been brought into the administration in the first place

economics

Trump is pursuing Mugabe economics

September 6, 2019 2:03 pm

The jiggery-pook that Trump has been engaging in on the economy may well come to haunt him in the key states that he won in 2016

chaos

Donald Trump, canard of chaos

September 4, 2019 4:51 pm

Political nihilism, Thomas Edsall says, is one of Trump’s most potent weapons

congress

The case for proroguing Congress

August 29, 2019 10:44 am

Their approval rating is even lower than his

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The ur-Trump has re-emerged at last

August 23, 2019 6:32 pm

We are witnessing the logical culmination of decades of steadfast views on trade and international relations

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Donald Trump goes Fox hunting

August 20, 2019 8:55 am

Why is the president turning on his favorite news network?

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Is it time for some 2020 Democrats to put party over country?

August 14, 2019 5:35 pm

Democrats would need three, maybe even four seats to capture control of the Senate

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Jeffrey Epstein and American carnage

August 10, 2019 4:18 pm

The sex offender’s death will not end conspiracy theories about his activities but provide them with additional life

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Trump heals the nation…by attacking Beto for his ‘phony name’

August 7, 2019 5:23 pm

Biden and other candidates seem to have gotten the message that Trump is no pushover

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Another nom bites the dust

August 2, 2019 3:35 pm

Ratcliffe gets caught in the trap

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Trump smells a Ratcliffe

July 31, 2019 4:36 pm

The president’s pick for the vacant director of national intelligence role may hit a roadblock

iran

Can Trump break the cycle of mistrust with Iran?

July 19, 2019 11:37 am

It might seem improbable. But then again, there isn’t much with Trump that doesn’t

acosta

Adios, Acosta! Labor secretary resigns

July 12, 2019 11:21 am

Trump goes from one Hispanic cabinet member to zero

ross perot

Ross Perot was the man on horseback

July 9, 2019 8:12 pm

He was Tea Party before it was cool to be Tea Party

biden middle

Biden and Trump converge on the middle ground

July 5, 2019 1:34 pm

The president stuck to the script yesterday, while Biden struck out against AOC

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Trump’s ‘Salute to America’ is the perfect fusion of capitalism and patriotism

July 2, 2019 12:53 pm

Converting July 4 into a commercial event is a masterstroke

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Biden has time to wriggle out of Harris’s Miami vise

June 28, 2019 12:42 pm

There’s no cogent reason to believe that he’s toast

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Wednesday’s debate was a warm-up act

June 27, 2019 11:08 am

The debate offered was a sneak peek into the next Democratic president’s cabinet

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Trump is trapped in an Iran cul-de-sac

June 24, 2019 11:23 am

Far from undermining the regime, the president has strengthened and emboldened it

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Iran calls Trump’s bluff

June 20, 2019 3:20 pm

Trump would be utterly at sea in trying to preside over a war in the Persian Gulf

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Donald Trump is far from finished

June 17, 2019 6:37 pm

The Donald may be most dangerous when he appears to be on the ropes