The Washington Post

James Downie

Opinions editorWashington, D.C.


Lack of evidence is no hindrance to tapping into Americans’ fears.

  • Nov 23, 2015

This was far from her finest moment.

  • Nov 15, 2015

His words clearly show he will trip up all by himself.

  • Nov 5, 2015

Playing chicken can work in the private sector. It doesn’t for the president.

  • Oct 26, 2015

A short-term deal averting a shutdown is far from enough.

  • Sep 27, 2015

What did him in is unclear, but there’s one less competitor for GOP elites’ support.

  • Sep 22, 2015

Crisp, impassioned answers could not completely obscure issues with accuracy and her time at Hewlett-Packard.

  • Sep 17, 2015

Clinton has shown little evolution in her approach to foreign policy. Sanders can exploit this.

  • Sep 11, 2015

And why it could come back to haunt them.

  • Aug 21, 2015

Cartoon for May 27, 2015.

  • May 26, 2015
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