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

Forget 2003. Jeb Bush should focus on today’s Iraq.

Forget 2003. Jeb Bush should focus on today’s Iraq.

The candidate fumbles an easy question.

The Baltimore Democrats built

The Baltimore Democrats built

The left’s approach to poverty has failed.

Kill Corker’s disastrous Iran bill

Kill Corker’s disastrous Iran bill

We don’t need Congress capitulating to Obama.

A foolish bet on the old Clinton magic

A foolish bet on the old Clinton magic

Hillary Clinton’s future is hardly so bright that she has to wear shades.