Perry Bacon Jr.
Perry Bacon Jr.
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Perry Bacon Jr. is a reporter at the Washington Post, currently covering the White House. A native of Louisville Kentucky, he came to the Post from Time magazine, where he also was a political reporter.

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Gingrich says little enthusiasm for Romney in GOP

In new book, former House Speaker suggests his top rival is a creation of “elite media.”

Iowa conservative group won’t endorse Cain, Paul or Romney

Key Iowa conservative group says it has narrowed its choices to four contenders.

Republican candidates court evangelical voters

Republican candidates court evangelical voters

Speaking at a “moral values” forum, GOP presidential contenders today emphasized their opposition to abortion and gay marriage.

When wonkiness wins

When wonkiness wins

For the tea party, playing dumb isn’t smart.