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

Hillary Clinton vs. the media

Hillary Clinton vs. the media

Without a credible primary challenger, Clinton has reverted to her instincts for secrecy.

The GOP field’s calculated crazy talk

The GOP field’s calculated crazy talk

Donald Trump is not the only candidate going well over the top to impress Republican primary voters.

Senate Republicans accidentally promote abortion

Senate Republicans accidentally promote abortion

Targeting Planned Parenthood would actually increase the number of unintended pregnancies.

Conservatives hold John Boehner hostage

Conservatives hold John Boehner hostage

In a sense, the office of the House speaker already is pretty much vacant.