Dana Milbank / Politics

The Waiting Game Boehner Can't Win

WASHINGTON -- John Boehner looked as if he were a spectator at his own hanging -- and in a sense he is.

He can defy conservatives by abandoning their fight to undo President Obama's immigration actions and perhaps lose his speakership in the ...

The Homeland Security Fiasco

WASHINGTON -- For Harry Reid and his Senate Democrats, revenge is a dish best served bold.

For years, they complained that the Republican minority had tied the chamber in knots. But now, just weeks into their stint in the minority, Democrats are ...

Scott Walker Stoops to Pander

WASHINGTON -- "I don't know."

Thus proclaimed Scott Walker, the Wisconsin governor and Republican presidential hopeful, when asked by The Washington Post's Dan Balz and Robert Costa whether President Obama is a Christian.

This is not a matter of...

Scott Walker's Cowardice Should Disqualify Him

WASHINGTON -- What Rudy Giuliani did last week was stupid.

What Scott Walker did ought to disqualify him as a serious presidential contender.

As the world now knows, Giuliani, the former New York mayor, said at a dinner featuring Walker, the ...

Jeb Flubs Big Speech

WASHINGTON -- Jeb Bush was mere seconds into his speech Wednesday informing the world that he's his "own man," and not his brother or his dad, when he did something reminiscent of both. He flubbed his line.

"We definitely no longer inspire fear ...

The Boys Network Returns

WASHINGTON -- The 2016 campaign has acquired an unexpected storyline in its early stages: All Madam President's Men.

As Hillary Clinton begins to staff her nascent presidential campaign, a paradox has emerged. When she ran in 2008, she played ...