Mark Shields

Mark Shields

Mark Shields

Pundit Mark Shields has been on the political playing field since Robert F. Kennedy ran for president in 1968.  After years of managing campaigns from the courthouse to the White House, he is now one of the most widely recognized commentators in the United States. 

Read more about Mark Shields in his bio.

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Lies the Liar Tells Jun 15, 2019

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'We' Once Did Fight Wars Jun 08, 2019

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Understanding Why Donald Trump Loathes John McCain Jun 01, 2019

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Remember: American Politics Is Very Imitative May 25, 2019

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