Christian Vanderbrouk

Christian Vanderbrouk served eight years in the George W. Bush administration, and later managed global affairs and government relations at the New York Stock Exchange. He can also be found on Twitter at .


Articles by Christian Vanderbrouk

May 20, 2019 7:32 am

A Nation of Fake Lawyers

We weren’t supposed to talk politics like this.
Christian Vanderbrouk
May 13, 2019 5:37 am

Mike Pence, Leader of the Resistance?

He could be in real trouble if the Trumpist media ever actually reads the Mueller report.
Christian Vanderbrouk
May 3, 2019 5:45 am

The Company They Keep

Why do all these white nationalists keep saying MAGA?
Christian Vanderbrouk
April 23, 2019 4:29 am

The Return of the Paranoid Style

Why are so many red MAGA hats made of tinfoil?
Christian Vanderbrouk
April 18, 2019 4:38 pm

A Deeply Disturbing Account of a Reckless Presidency

Michael Barone famously said “all process arguments are insincere, including this one.” So…
Christian Vanderbrouk
April 11, 2019 10:50 am

MAGA Grift Goes Global

The Mueller report might not be all about Russia. Here’s a guide to how defense contractors, right-wing think tankers, and a brain pill guru refused to let a Middle East crisis go to waste.
Christian Vanderbrouk
April 2, 2019 4:58 am

Trump Unbound

He’s hard to control now. Imagine if he wins in 2020 and never has to worry about elections again.
Christian Vanderbrouk
March 21, 2019 4:05 am

It’s Time To Stop Talking About a “National Divorce”

It shouldn’t be difficult for the party of Lincoln to purge itself of civil war agitators.
Christian Vanderbrouk
March 8, 2019 10:55 am

The Long, Bumpy Path Toward a More Principled Politics

Sincerity would be nice, but we can start without it.
Christian Vanderbrouk
February 27, 2019 4:37 am

The Republican Establishment Has Learned Nothing

How a buried report about the 2012 election can save the GOP.
Christian Vanderbrouk