Latest from Karen Tumulty
  • Opinion

The shameless revisionism of the Capitol attack cannot be allowed to take root

An oral history of those who were terrorized on Capitol Hill will help rebut attempts by Trump and his allies to rewrite the story of what happened that awful day.
  • Apr 3, 2021
  • Opinion

How Nancy Reagan helped end the Cold War

Behind the scenes, the first lady curbed her husband's worst instincts.
  • Apr 1, 2021
  • Opinion

Can House Democrats beat the midterm curse?

Republicans have ample reason to be optimistic about taking back the House.
  • Mar 30, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden didn’t get any questions on covid-19. That’s a compliment.

At last it has begun to feel that the situation is coming under control.
  • Mar 25, 2021
  • Opinion

Chaos at the border was predictable. So why wasn’t Biden prepared?

Unless the administration moves decisively, Americans are unlikely to trust it will be competent enough to implement more far-reaching immigration policies.
  • Mar 23, 2021
  • Opinion

Want to fix the filibuster? All it takes is guts.

Make 'em talk. Make everyone else sit and listen.
  • Mar 17, 2021
  • Opinion

Cuomo deserves due process. He should quit trying to interfere with it.

If the governor and his allies have faith that an investigation will exonerate him, they can show it by backing off and letting the process play out.
  • Mar 15, 2021
  • Opinion

What has gotten into Ron Johnson?

His evolution is emblematic of what has happened to the entire Republican Party in the era of Donald Trump.
  • Mar 9, 2021
  • Opinion

Andrew Cuomo’s survival in office looks doubtful

The New York governor is being beset by a scandal trifecta.
  • Feb 28, 2021
  • Opinion

CPAC’s speakers exult in conservative victimhood

CPAC has fallen a long way from the days when actual policy ideas were discussed there.
  • Feb 27, 2021