W. James Antle III

The madness of Marjorie Taylor Greene

5 February 2021 5:40 am

There’s something about Marjorie. That would be Marjorie Taylor Greene, a freshman Republican congresswoman from Georgia who has filled a…

Manchin of the moment

26 January 2021 3:08 am

Joe Manchin could be the most powerful man in the Senate. The senior senator from West Virginia is the last…


How close are the Georgia runoffs?

5 January 2021 4:30 pm

In one sense, the two runoff elections taking place in Georgia on Tuesday are relatively simple. If Democrats win both…

populism republican

Republican resurrection

9 December 2020 1:23 am

When Donald Trump took his famous escalator ride, the Republican party was too attached to abstract principles at the expense of the material interests of…


How coronavirus could kill conservatism

21 March 2020 12:29 am

‘No corporate bailouts,’ says Michigan Rep. Justin Amash as lawmakers debate an economic stimulus package in response to coronavirus. Washington…


Iowa offers more questions than answers

6 February 2020 3:46 am

The results from Iowa are still trickling in, but however much confusion there is in Des Moines, the choices that…

The populist outsider who really could beat Hillary Clinton (clue: it’s not Elizabeth Warren)

4 April 2015 9:00 am

 Washington DC   Bored American reporters are pining for a Democratic primary challenger to step up against Hillary Clinton in…