Brian Beutler

Will Tuesday's Democratic Debate Ignore the Political Reality in Washington?
October 13, 2015 8:09 AM

It’s quite possible that neither Clinton nor Sanders is up to the task of intimidating Republicans.

The Adults Take the Stage in the Democratic Debate
October 12, 2015

It may be boring compared to the Trump Show, but the contrast will be striking.

The Republican Party's Dysfunction Is an Embarrassment to Us All
October 09, 2015

And it's dangerous to the country, too.

No Republican Is Fit, Able, and Willing to Run the House of Representatives
October 08, 2015

If John Boehner wanted to prove to conservatives how much they needed him, he couldn't have done a better job.

Republicans Accept Mass Killings. That's Why Gun Control Advocates Must Get Graphic.
October 07, 2015

Ben Carson: "I never saw a body with bullet holes that was more devastating than taking the right to arm ourselves away.”

Liberals Are Unfairly Taking Jeb Bush's "Stuff Happens" Out of Context
October 02, 2015

There are plenty of problems with his statement about the Oregon massacre, but that wasn't one of them.

Donald Trump for Speaker of the House
October 02, 2015

Trump, not Kevin McCarthy, should replace John Boehner. Really!

Kevin McCarthy Is Already Making Promises to Conservatives He Can't Keep
October 01, 2015

John Boehner's likely replacement as House speaker was a bit too optimistic on Fox News.

The Anti-Abortion Movement’s Weapons: Shock, Lies, and Carly Fiorina
September 30, 2015

Fiorina and her defenders sounds a lot like abortion clinic protesters.

Carly Fiorina Abuses the Truth Just Like a Teenage Conservative Hoaxer
September 28, 2015

What the presidential candidate has in common with a disgraced 13-year-old conservative sensation.