PostPartisan: Bush


Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 03/28/2014

The power of words

By Carter Eskew  |  01:32 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2016 election, bobby jindal, Chris Christie, hillary clinton, jeb bush, Joe Biden, Marco Rubio, Mike Huckabee, Paul Ryan, Rand Paul, rick perry, Rick Santorum, Scott Walker

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 11/08/2013

Chris Christie has an Iowa problem

He may yet figure a way out of this Republican conundrum, but he will be the first.

By Carter Eskew  |  12:03 PM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush, Iowa, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Romney, South Carolina, Supreme Court

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 10/24/2013

The U.S. is entering a new phase in the “cycle of history”

The nation is transitioning from a conservative phase to a liberal phase.

By Carter Eskew  |  02:22 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arthur Schlesinger, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Kennedy, Ronald Reagan

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 07/23/2013

The Insiders: Republicans are losing the economic argument

The GOP message of tax cuts and deregulation doesn't have currency anymore.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:29 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  al gore, Bill Clinton, Gary Hart, George Bush, John Boehner, Mitt Romney, President Obama, The Insiders

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 07/02/2013

The insiders: Republicans are jeopardizing their long-term brand viability for short-term gains

Republicans jeopardizing long-term brand viability for short-term gains

By Carter Eskew  |  11:51 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, Bush, medicaid, Mitch McConnell, National Football League, obama, Supreme Court

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 06/14/2013

The Insiders: In politics, a bumper sticker beats an essay

The Gang of Eight immigration bill is still likely to pass the Senate, but Republicans in the Senate are trying to get to 60 votes.

By Ed Rogers  |  12:53 PM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, haley barbour, immigration reform, jeb bush, Republicans, The Insiders

Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 06/03/2013

A less-fragile economy

The long, long winter of America's economic discontent is finally thawing, just in time to help restore Obama's footing.

By Carter Eskew  |  11:03 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bush, Clinton, economy, irs, obama, Reagan

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 04/29/2013

President Obama's colorful performance at the White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Obama's colorful speech at the White House correspondents' dinner

By Carter Eskew  |  11:20 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adelson, Bush, Correspondents dinner, Kennedy, Noonan, obama, White House

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 04/26/2013

I'm 'comfortable' with President Bush

As President Obama said, Bush "knows who he is" and is a man "comfortable in his own skin."

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:57 PM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George W. Bush

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 04/25/2013

PostScript: Rogers and Bush's haters

Readers respond to Rogers's mystification at Bush anger.

By Rachel Manteuffel  |  06:00 PM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George W. Bush, PostScript, presidential library

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 04/25/2013

History will not be kind to George W. Bush

His legacy is a collapsing economy and a failed war in Iraq, and that's not likely to change.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  12:37 PM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George W. Bush

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 04/25/2013

The Insiders: Why do they hate Bush?

President George W. Bush was an extraordinarily good and decent man, and the American people will ultimately judge him fairly.

By Ed Rogers  |  08:57 AM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George W. Bush, presidential library, Republicans, The Insiders

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 04/22/2013

The Insiders: How many weapons did they have? And more.

How many weapons did they have? And more.

By Carter Eskew  |  03:43 PM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston, Chechen, Dallas, George W. Bush, Lizza, obama, Oval Office

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 04/10/2013

The Insiders: Shadows are not conducive to democracies

Perhaps the American people have given their blessing to giving this president and his predecessor extraordinary powers.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:38 AM ET, 04/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bush, Doris Kearns Goodwin, drones, habeas corpus, Kushner, Lincoln, obama, slavery

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 03/11/2013

The Insiders: Still unanswered questions, 10 years after the Iraq invasion

A decade has passed, but unanswered questions remain.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:06 AM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Colin Powell, Eichenwald, George Bush, Iraq, Middle East, Saddam

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 02/08/2013

Troubled by Bush e-mail hack

I'm all for the public's right to know. But I feel violated on behalf of the Bush family for seeing and reading what I did.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  03:00 PM ET, 02/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Bush

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Mr. President, forget a budget deal "legacy"

The president has a lot of reasonable motives for a bargain, but one really scary one.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  03:20 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, budget, George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush, Ronald Reagan