Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Chris Christie”

The First Republican Debates

The field is filled with knee-jerk hawks that don’t have a very firm grasp on the issues.

Posted August 7th, 2015

Christie’s Hawkish Errors

Christie’s rhetoric reflects some of the biggest mistakes that hawks make when thinking about foreign policy.

Posted July 1st, 2015

Christie’s Dead-End Candidacy

Christie would be fortunate to do as well as Giuliani did in 2008.

Posted June 25th, 2015

What’s the Point of a Jindal Candidacy?

Jindal’s presidential bid makes no sense.

Posted June 24th, 2015

Christie’s Awful, Dishonest Foreign Policy Speech

The good news is that Christie will never be in a position to implement his horrible policy ideas.

Posted May 18th, 2015

Christie: The U.S. Should Do Whatever Its Clients Want

Christie’s complaint is that the U.S. is not allowing the Gulf states to decide what our policies should be.

Posted May 18th, 2015

Christie’s Nonsensical View of the World

Christie’s overconfidence in the power of the presidency to “solve” international problems is dangerous.

Posted February 17th, 2015

Christie’s Missing Foreign Policy

Christie has distinguished himself by saying almost nothing on any specific foreign policy issue in the last two years.

Posted February 3rd, 2015

Christie’s Lacking Foreign Policy

Christie doesn’t seem to have much interest in or familiarity with these issues.

Posted December 30th, 2014

The GOP’s Foreign Policy Swagger Problem

The problem for Republicans: most of their 2016 candidates are just as bad as Christie when it comes to being “heavy on swagger and light on substance.”

Posted September 2nd, 2014

Christie’s Hawkish Pandering Keeps Backfiring

It seems that Chris Christie’s awful foreign policy speech earlier this week …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Christie’s Alarmist Foreign Policy Speech

Chris Christie’s recent foreign policy remarks were at once ridiculous and alarming. …

Posted May 19th, 2014

Christie and the “Pro-Israel” Hawks

Politico reports that Chris Christie is pathetic: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie …

Posted March 31st, 2014

So Much For Christie

It now appears that the bridge scandal will finish off Christie after …

Posted January 31st, 2014

Christie’s Bridge Problem (II)

Alex Roarty reports that Christie’s supporters in the GOP are sticking with …

Posted January 9th, 2014

Christie’s Bridge Problem

Chris Christie has a problem: A series of newly obtained emails and …

Posted January 8th, 2014

What Christie Gets Wrong About the GOP

Chris Christie is confused: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), in a …

Posted December 13th, 2013