Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “John Kasich”

Kasich’s Dangerous, Unthinking Hawkishness

There is no scenario in which this buffoonish plan achieves Kasich’s goal without causing a war that would claim countless lives.

Posted April 28th, 2017

Kasich’s Weird Global Paternalism

It isn’t and shouldn’t be the role of our government to “take care” of other countries.

Posted July 20th, 2016

Trump’s Very Small Pool of Possible Running Mates

The so-called “brightest stars” aren’t interested because they assume they would be killing their careers if they joined Trump.

Posted July 12th, 2016

Americans Don’t Want a More Aggressive Foreign Policy

Americans have no appetite for the more aggressive foreign policy we are all but certain to get from a Clinton administration.

Posted May 26th, 2016

Kasich’s Foolish Hawkishness

His consistently dangerous hawkishness showed us why we should be glad that Kasich’s campaign languished in obscurity for all these months.

Posted May 5th, 2016

The Limits of the Cruz-Kasich Pact

Anti-Trump Republicans have done and continue to do a terrible job of coordinating their efforts.

Posted April 25th, 2016

Clinton’s Consistently Bad Foreign Policy Judgment

Clinton can be counted on to endorse the more aggressive option available.

Posted April 21st, 2016

Kasich’s Foreign Policy Recklessness on Display

Kasich has given no thought to the possible negative consequences of the Ukraine policy he endorses, and he doesn’t want to think about them.

Posted April 20th, 2016

Trump Wins New York By a Mile

One can only imagine how much larger Trump’s margin of victory would have been if Kasich were no longer in the race.

Posted April 19th, 2016

Why Is Kasich Still in the Race?

Kasich’s continued presence in the race makes it more difficult for Trump in blue-state primaries than it would otherwise be.

Posted April 5th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Sen. Murphy tells the Saudis to stop bombing civilians in Yemen. PRI …

Posted March 18th, 2016

The 2016 Republican Race So Far

The three remaining candidates have all to one degree or another flouted some aspect of party and/or movement orthodoxy.

Posted March 16th, 2016

Kasich Wins Ohio, Rubio Quits

Kasich is now the strongest competition for Trump among somewhat conservative and moderate Republican voters.

Posted March 15th, 2016

What to Expect from Today’s Elections

Trump appears to be on track for at least three more wins.

Posted March 15th, 2016

The Differences Between Kasich and Rubio

Almost half of Republican primary voters in Rubio’s state don’t think he’s ready to be president.

Posted March 14th, 2016

Michigan and Mississippi Results

Kasich’s campaign is still alive and Rubio’s is finished.

Posted March 8th, 2016

What’s at Stake for the Republican Party in 2016

The question before Republicans in 2016 is whether they want to reward the people that have failed them for the last 15 years or if they want to penalize them.

Posted March 8th, 2016