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

Feinstein’s sloppy report

Feinstein’s sloppy report

What the senator and Rolling Stone have in common.

A CIA success story

A CIA success story

Enhanced interrogation methods helped ID an al-Qaeda commander.

Turn the tables on Obama

Turn the tables on Obama

How to push back on his executive amnesty.

Obama’s immigration ploy

Obama’s immigration ploy

The president is acting only to provoke the GOP.