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WATCH AGAIN: John McCain’s brilliant concession speech in 2008

August 26, 2018 4:20 am

‘We fought as hard as we could. And, though we fell short, the failure is mine not yours’

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Candace Owens, con artist

August 24, 2018 12:09 pm

I don’t love the way she thinks

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Georgia on their mind: The amazing race for the Atlanta Governor’s Mansion

August 24, 2018 10:14 am

Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp face off — and they couldn’t be more different

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Why the neocons are attacking Rand Paul, again

August 23, 2018 10:17 am

Weekly Standard editor Stephen F. Hayes is lashing out for a reason

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Dare I ask how Cohen and Manafort have affected the GOP’s midterm prospects?

August 22, 2018 5:38 am

Republicans have stuck by Trump through thick and far

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Don’t call it a comeback: The resurfacing of Steve Bannon

August 17, 2018 3:53 am

‘The Great Manipulator’ is back on the warpath on two continents

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

The GOP is no longer the party of limited government – guess whose fault that is?

August 16, 2018 11:45 am

Trump’s merry band of arsonists are perfectly happy to use the power of government to punish their enemies and to appease their base.

Chris Collins, we hardly knew ye

August 9, 2018 3:01 pm

Blue State: Republicans gone rogue...

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.

Think Trump’s midterm campaign is for the GOP? Think again: he’s stumping for re-election

August 6, 2018 7:01 am

The Donald is visiting all the key states he needs to win for a repeat Electoral College victory.

Trump, the Kochs, and a GOP crack-up

August 1, 2018 6:57 pm

Charles Koch, a lifetime free-trader, seems really, really, really unhappy with the president’s tariffs, both real and threatened.

The countryside is not Trumpland: busting the myth of ‘rural values’

July 28, 2018 3:37 pm

Rural areas may lean more toward Trump, but they aren’t championing the President and his policies.

Would the Steve Bannon approach give Republicans a better chance of midterm victory?

July 27, 2018 9:11 am

Polls indicate his populist outlook is more in line with what voters want.

Donald Trump is going full neocon

July 23, 2018 10:44 am

The president who campaigned on extricating Washington from wars in the Middle East seems intent on starting a fresh one.

Conservatism isn’t dead

July 23, 2018 10:34 am

It is reborn.

Newsflash: Americans don’t care about Russia ‘scandal’, polls reveal

July 22, 2018 7:13 pm

88 per cent of Republican voters back Trump.

Channel 4 doesn’t do ‘news’ in any meaningful sense of the word – it’s pure propaganda

July 19, 2018 12:51 pm

Gone are the days when political interviewers were dispassionate seekers-after-truth on a mission to get the best out of their subjects.

Meet Michiko Kakutani, the conservative

July 16, 2018 2:38 pm

The former New York Times reviewer’s study of truth reveals how she’s been driven to outrage by the erosion of cultural and critical values.

Jim Jordan’s sexual abuse scandal could threaten his conservative colleagues

July 10, 2018 4:04 pm

If the cover-up allegations against the Ohio congressman deepen, it could cause a rift in the caucus.

Jacob Rees-Mogg: What I’d do as UK Home Secretary

July 10, 2018 3:50 pm

‘It’s mad to have an immigration system that doesn’t allow people in who you actually need, and does allow people in who you don’t need.’

Conservatives are wrong about free speech

July 6, 2018 4:04 pm

The consensus is that we all have to watch what we say. But is it true?

Is Mitt Romney considering another run for the presidency?

July 2, 2018 5:43 pm

A man ruthless enough to strap his dog Seamus to the roof of his station wagon on a family road trip to Canada has to be taken seriously.

Wallowing in self-loathing with Milo Yiannopoulos

June 29, 2018 5:11 pm

Revisiting my notes from my April profile, it seems clear that his feuds are mere projection of his hatred for himself.

To the GOP: don’t walk away from the Golden State

June 22, 2018 6:59 pm

California is not a liberal fantasyland and conservatives exist in significant numbers.