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

A new creative argument against same-sex marriage: It leads to lust and tyranny

A new creative argument against same-sex marriage: It leads to lust and tyranny

If same-sex marriage is to put us on a path to totalitarianism, it promises to be a most interesting trip.

For the GOP, ‘one man, one vote’ becomes ‘one billionaire, one ballot’

For the GOP, ‘one man, one vote’ becomes ‘one billionaire, one ballot’

The flood of cash in the Republican primary is washing away voters’ influence.

The trade-off Obama missed on trade

The trade-off Obama missed on trade

President Obama had the chance to protect American workers — and failed to use it.

Republicans again appeal to theocracy

Republicans again appeal to theocracy

GOP congressman cites Scripture while trying to curtail D.C. women’s reproductive rights.