A.B. Stoddard

A.B. Stoddard is an associate editor and columnist at RealClearPolitics. She has covered the U.S. Congress since 1994, for States News Service, The Hill newspaper, and as Senate producer for ABC News. She returned to The Hill in 2006 as commentator and columnist, where her column won first place from the Society of Professional Journalists, Washington chapter, in 2010 and 2011. Stoddard appears regularly on FOX’s “Special Report With Bret Baier,” as well as other shows on FOX News Channel, FOX Business Network, and CNN. Stoddard began her career as a reporter in northern Virginia at the Potomac News.


Articles by A.B. Stoddard

December 16, 2019 5:20 am

Why Is Mitch McConnell Afraid of This Man?

Senate Republicans—such as Lindsey Graham, who just bragged he is “not trying to pretend to be a fair juror”—are intent…
A.B. Stoddard
December 2, 2019 5:44 am

The Twelve Senate Republicans Who Might Vote to Remove Trump from Office

It’s vitally important to the future of the Republic that a Senate trial not result in a straight party-line vote.
A.B. Stoddard
October 2, 2019 5:13 am

It’s Time for Biden to Take Control of the Narrative

Unfortunately for former Vice President Joe Biden, making a “demand” that television bookers stop inviting Rudy Giuliani to lie on…
A.B. Stoddard
July 29, 2019 2:35 pm

Republicans Can Defend Elijah Cummings Any Time Now

I know I’m not alone, but I spent most of my weekend waiting on Mark Meadows. Meadows has been mute…
A.B. Stoddard
June 25, 2019 4:06 am

The Haley-Trump Trial Balloon Is Pitiful

Stop trying to make Haley-Trump happen.
A.B. Stoddard
June 6, 2019 5:04 am

Why Mueller Must Testify

He wanted his press conference to snuff out speculation but it had the opposite effect.
A.B. Stoddard
April 26, 2019 2:18 pm

If Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Shut Up She’ll Re-Elect Trump

It's all about her. Just like always.
A.B. Stoddard
March 20, 2019 5:05 am

EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Johnny Isakson Stands Up for McCain; Unloads on Trump

Georgia's senior senator gives the president a "whipping."
A.B. Stoddard
February 20, 2019 4:52 am

The President Is Not a Pageant Producer

The U.S.-North Korea Summit sequel is coming soon and it looks to be even worse than the original.
A.B. Stoddard
February 4, 2019 12:53 pm

Why Is Lindsey Graham Jumping to Roger Stone’s Defense?

His first big move as Senate Judiciary chairman was to hound the FBI about Stone’s arrest.
A.B. Stoddard