Jacob Heilbrunn

donald trump

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

donald trump fox news

Donald Trump goes Fox hunting

August 20, 2019 8:55 am

Why is the president turning on his favorite news network?

party

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

jeffrey epstein

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

phony name

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

john ratcliffe dust

Another nom bites the dust

August 2, 2019 3:35 pm

Ratcliffe gets caught in the trap

john ratcliffe

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

salute trump tanks

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

harris

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

warm-up

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

donald trump iran

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

donald trump finished

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

kellyanne conway

Come on: we all know Kellyanne Conway is above the Hatch Act

June 13, 2019 4:30 pm

Few members of the Trump camp possess her talent for the zinger

joe biden campaign

Trump is Joe Biden’s best campaign aide

June 11, 2019 5:14 pm

The president is running scared

mexican tariffs

Trump’s Mexican tariffs could wipe out his 2017 tax cut

June 4, 2019 12:00 pm

Why sign a free trade agreement if Trump is intent on subverting it before it’s even been approved?

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Trump: American shogun

May 30, 2019 2:06 pm

John McCain torments the 45th president from beyond the grave

wolff

The Wolff is at the door

May 28, 2019 2:27 pm

Michael Wolff, the author of Fire and Fury, has written a new tome

nancy pelosi

Nancy Pelosi has the whip hand

May 24, 2019 11:09 am

‘I’m not going to talk about her’

congress

Is Trump thinking too small in merely defying Congress?

May 21, 2019 5:20 pm

About a week ago Trump indicated that he was ‘never a big fan’ of Don McGahn, but perhaps he’s softening his verdict

conrad black

Donald Trump is right to pardon Conrad Black

May 16, 2019 12:23 pm

He is a modern-day Dr Johnson in the vigor of his judgments and the dignity of his prose