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Can President Trump Shoot Jim Comey? Jun. 07, 2018

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

Last weekend, the White House leaked a copy of a letter sent by President Donald Trump's legal team ... Read More

Absolute Power Jun. 06, 2018

Susan Estrich

It was John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton, who is responsible for the first quote that comes to min... Read More

When Politics Was Fun Jun. 02, 2018

Mark Shields

On Sept. 26, 1960, when Democratic nominee John F. Kennedy and his Republican opponent, Richard Nixo... Read More

Obama Administration's Spying on Trump a Departure From Norms May. 25, 2018

Michael Barone

"F.B.I. Used Informant to Investigate Russia Ties to Campaign, Not to Spy, as Trump Claims," read th... Read More

With Nixon in '68: The Year America Came Apart Apr. 27, 2018

Patrick Buchanan

On the night of Jan. 31, 1968, as tens of thousands of Viet Cong guerrillas attacked the major citie... Read More

'Nothing's as Bad as the 9th Circuit' Feb. 28, 2018

Susan Estrich

"Nothing's as bad as the Ninth Circuit": That is the president of the United States talking to the n... Read More

Trump -- Middle American Radical Feb. 09, 2018

Patrick Buchanan

President Trump is the leader of America's conservative party. Yet not even his allies would descri... Read More

Patriotism On the Cheap Jan. 27, 2018

Mark Shields

For the first two centuries of U.S. history — while Americans were proudly winning a war for i... Read More

Unlike Nixon, Trump Will Not Go Quietly Dec. 15, 2017

Patrick Buchanan

On Aug. 9, 1974, Richard Nixon bowed to the inevitability of impeachment and conviction by a Democra... Read More

That Bloodbath in the Old Dominion Nov. 10, 2017

Patrick Buchanan

The day after his "Silent Majority" speech on Nov. 3, 1969, calling on Americans to stand with him f... Read More

Authentic Republican Wisdom Aug. 05, 2017

Mark Shields

American campaigns were not always, I can testify from personal witness, about the politics of perso... Read More

Donald Trump Is No Richard Nixon Jun. 17, 2017

Mark Shields

In just 13 days in October 1973, Washington endured a series of seismic political shocks. On Oct. 10... Read More

The Client in Chief Jun. 08, 2017

Susan Estrich

The president is angry at his attorney general. The attorney general is reportedly ready to go. And ... Read More

Don't Rush to Impeachment May. 21, 2017

Steve Chapman

To everything there is a season, the Bible and Pete Seeger told us. The season to impeach Donald Tru... Read More

3 Memorable American Presidents and the Truth May. 13, 2017

Mark Shields

There have been three memorable American presidents, the story goes. President George Washington cou... Read More

Nixon and Trump, Then and Now May. 09, 2017

Patrick Buchanan

For two years, this writer has been consumed by two subjects. First, the presidency of Richard Nixon... Read More

Nixon's Revenge: The Fall of the Adversary Press May. 02, 2017

Patrick Buchanan

Saturday's White House Correspondents Association dinner exposed anew how far from Middle America ou... Read More

Can Special Elections to the US House Predict Our Political Future? Apr. 22, 2017

Mark Shields

Is there an emerging national pattern to be found in special House elections, such as the one that j... Read More

Nixon, LBJ & the First Shots in the Judges' War Apr. 07, 2017

Patrick Buchanan

The Democrats' drive to defeat Neil Gorsuch is the latest battle in a 50-year war for control of the... Read More

Gerald Ford and the 2016 Election Nov. 05, 2016

Mark Shields

On Sept. 8, 1974, one month after he became the nation's only un-elected commander in chief, Preside... Read More