Dana Milbank
Dana Milbank
Opinion Writer

Dana Milbank writes about political theater in the nation’s capital. He joined The Post as a political reporter in 2000, after two years as a senior editor of The New Republic and eight years with the Wall Street Journal. He is also the author of three political books: Tears of a Clown (2010), Homo Politicus (2008) and Smashmouth (2001). He lives in Washington.

Latest by Dana Milbank

Is this the end of the White House’s insufferable insularity?

Is this the end of the White House’s insufferable insularity?

Shailagh Murray’s appointment is a good sign.

Can Israel remain a democracy?

Can Israel remain a democracy?

Without a Palestinian state, Israel can be either a Jewish state or a democracy but not both.

Republicans reach another milestone in political malpractice

Republicans reach another milestone in political malpractice

By holding up the Loretta Lynch nomination, the GOP lost its high ground on a sex-trafficking bill.

The House GOP budget is a gimmick

The House GOP budget is a gimmick

Their spending blueprint is a wonder of fiscal sleight of hand.