Jennifer Rubin

Washington, D.C.

Opinion columnist covering politics and policy, foreign and domestic

Education: University of California at Berkeley, BA in history; University of California at Berkeley, JD

Jennifer Rubin writes reported opinion for The Washington Post. She covers politics and policy, foreign and domestic, and provides insight into the conservative movement, the Republican and Democratic parties, and threats to Western democracies. Rubin, who is also an MSNBC contributor, came to The Post after three years with Commentary magazine. Prior to her career in journalism, Rubin practiced labor law for two decades, an experience that informs and enriches her work. She is a mother of two sons and lives with her husband in D.C. She is the author of “Resistance: How Women Saved Democracy f
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July 8, 2022

The Georgia investigation remains Trump’s biggest problem yet

Merrick Garland is not the only key to prosecuting Trump.

July 6, 2022

Sorry, Mitt Romney. Denial is not an equal-opportunity offense.

The Utah senator is in denial about his own party.

July 5, 2022

Republicans have a choice: They can dump the kooks.

Let's be honest. They aren't fit to serve.

July 5, 2022

It’s the cruelty that will undo the forced-birth crusade

This is who they are. They are not "pro-life."

July 5, 2022

Abortion, guns and the EPA: What can we make of this Supreme Court term? Our columnists answered your questions.

Ruth Marcus, Henry Olsen, Eugene Robinson and Jennifer Rubin were online at 1 p.m. ET on Friday. Read the transcript.

July 1, 2022

How can we derail this extremist Supreme Court? Jennifer Rubin answered your questions.

Read a transcript of Rubin's weekly Q&A with readers from July 1.

July 1, 2022