Bulwark Originals

February 14, 2019 3:36 pm

William Weld Could Make 2020 Interesting. Here’s How.

The former Massachusetts governor could be popular enough in New Hampshire to damage Trump.
Liz Mair
February 14, 2019 11:42 am

Trump’s Best Way Out of His Immigration Mess

An open letter to the president.
Andrew Egger
February 14, 2019 4:47 am

The Devolution of Lindsey Graham

The new chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee won’t act on legislation meant to protect the Mueller investigation. Even his own bill.
Benjamin Parker
February 14, 2019 4:30 am

What Is Trump’s Goal with Iran?

Iran is entering a time of crisis. Does the United States have a plan for how to take advantage of it?
Shay Khatiri
February 14, 2019 4:18 am

What’s the Big Deal About the Inaugural Committee ‘Pay to Play’?

Politicians have long raised money by selling access. It gets problematic, though, when foreign nationals are doing the buying.
Kim Wehle
February 13, 2019 9:39 am

Third-Party Fantasyland

The absence of major party support blocks virtually every path to the White House, as even Teddy Roosevelt discovered. Howard Schultz has yet to figure that out.
David Priess
February 13, 2019 4:55 am

Can the Republican Party Be Saved? Should It?

The GOP has been the home of right-of-center political views for more than half a century, espousing limited-government, anti-communist, internationalist,…
Thomas A. Firey
February 13, 2019 4:48 am

‘Should the Government Help?’ A Three-Part Test for Conservatives.

Progressives will always say “yes.” Libertarians will always say “no.” Conservatives, on the other hand ...
Avi Woolf
February 12, 2019 12:31 pm

Why Ilhan Omar’s Latest Apology Fell Flat

For the second time in less than a month, Rep. Ilhan Omar is apologizing for an anti-Semitic tweet,…
Benjamin Parker
February 12, 2019 10:07 am

VIDEO: Will the Ghost of Truman Haunt Trump?

If Congress and President Trump fail to reach an agreement on border funding, Trump has indicated he may declare a…
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