Brian Beutler

Erick Erickson and Ron Fournier Tweeting About "Leadership" Is Everything Wrong with Politics
July 22, 2014 7:00 AM

If you believe your job is to inform news consumers, then you shouldn't care whether Obama ordered a cheeseburger last week.

Conservatives Attacked Obama Over 23 Dead Americans on Malaysia Airlines—Who Didn't Exist
Why bother fact-checking when you're using a tragedy for political purposes?
July 18, 2014

Why bother fact-checking when you're using a tragedy for political purposes?

The 2014 Midterms Matter More Than You Think
Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot
July 17, 2014

Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot.

Paul Ryan Is Still Selling His Rejected Agenda, Now With Populist Rhetoric
July 16, 2014

Ryan has realized that his old ideas needed new packaging.

Will Voters Make Mitch McConnell Pay for His About-Face on Medicare?
July 15, 2014

Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes has the Senate minority leader changing his tune. 

Republicans' Failure to Pass Immigration Reform Has Cost Us $900 Billion
July 14, 2014

Here's how to tell Republicans aren't serious about fixing the child-migrant crisis.

John Boehner's Lawsuit Against Obama Proves the President Isn't Lawless
July 10, 2014

It turns out Obama's vast and indisputable misconduct is limited to this one thing, according to John Boehner.

Republicans' Battle Plan for Reform Hasn't Changed—Only Its Chance of Winning Has
July 10, 2014

If the Republicans capture control of government in 2016, they'll enact the Ryan budget, and reform conservatives will be thrilled.

Conservatives Hurt the Economy When They Downplay a Good Jobs Report—But It's a Rational and Effective Strategy
July 09, 2014

Fox News has every incentive to downplay any good news for Obama—and the result is disastrous.

Sarah Palin Just Put John Boehner In a Corner Over Immigration Reform
July 08, 2014

John Boehner is suing Obama. Sarah Palin's not impressed.

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