Marc A. Thiessen
Marc A. Thiessen
Opinion Writer

Marc Thiessen writes a weekly column for The Post on foreign and domestic policy and contributes to the PostPartisan blog. He is a fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. Thiessen served as a chief speechwriter to President George W. Bush and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, and before that as a senior aide to Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Jesse Helms. He is the author of “Courting Disaster: How the CIA Kept America Safe and How Barack Obama Is Inviting the Next Attack” (2010) and the co-author, with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, of Unintimidated: A Governor’s Story and a Nation’s Challenge .

Latest by Marc A. Thiessen

China crosses Obama’s cyber ‘red line’

China crosses Obama’s cyber ‘red line’

The president promised to go after hackers. But he hasn’t.

How Donald Trump helped Democrats pass Obamacare

How Donald Trump helped Democrats pass Obamacare

He’s an opportunist, not a candidate.

Obama wants to reengineer your neighborhood

Obama wants to reengineer your neighborhood

The president’s new proposed housing rule is an assault on freedom.

Hastert case shows it’s no time to cave on child sex trafficking

Hastert case shows it’s no time to cave on child sex trafficking

House conservatives should oppose weakening proposed laws against trafficking.