Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Paul Ryan”

Ryan Is Obviously Not a Dove

Paul Ryan gave a speech today at the Center for a New …

Posted June 11th, 2014

The House GOP’s Immigration Folly (II)

Dave Weigel explains why Boehner’s recent comments don’t mean that the House …

Posted February 7th, 2014

The Fruitless Search for a Republican “White Knight” in 2012

It seems that the 2012 Republican fantasy candidate obsession was not limited …

Posted November 1st, 2013

Republicans Have No “Policy Advantage” in the Shutdown Fight

Seth Mandel faults Paul Ryan’s new op-ed for changing the subject from …

Posted October 9th, 2013

The “Unbearably Obnoxious” and Well-Liked Chris Christie

Jonathan Chait gets the politics of a possible Christie presidential bid backwards: …

Posted August 9th, 2013

Neoconservatism and 2016

Michael Tomasky comments on Liz Cheney’s political prospects, and he says something …

Posted July 18th, 2013

The Republicans’ Real Primary Problem

Richard Cohen misunderstands the Republican nomination process: Cohen’s Law goes like this: …

Posted March 26th, 2013

The Republican Leadership Deficit

Ryan Lizza profiled Rep. Eric Cantor, and described his assessment of GOP …

Posted February 26th, 2013

Rubio and the Politics of Immigration (II)

Jennifer Rubin marvels that pro-immigration conservatives and opportunists have jumped on the …

Posted January 25th, 2013

Paul Ryan, Team Player

Jonathan Tobin describes the possible rivalry between Paul Ryan and Rand Paul …

Posted January 23rd, 2013

Everyone Runs As An Outsider Especially When It Isn’t True

Peter Beinart sees an advantage for Republicans in their recent intra-party squabbles: …

Posted January 7th, 2013

The “Republican Glasnost”

Richard Yeselson noted a significant problem with David Brooks’ description of a …

Posted December 9th, 2012

The Influence of Rubio and Ryan in the GOP

Politico reports on the influence of Rubio and Ryan: In the next …

Posted December 4th, 2012

The Failure of Ryanmania

Paul Rahe ponders what went wrong in the election. Mostly, he concludes …

Posted December 2nd, 2012

Romney/Ryan and the “Social Truce” That Wasn’t

Molly Ball reports on the conservative mood at an event hosted by …

Posted November 30th, 2012

Republicans and Realism

John Allen Gay recommends that Republicans turn towards realism to regain their …

Posted November 19th, 2012

Does the GOP Have a “Libertarian Problem”? Not Really

Jonathan Bernstein makes a good observation in response to the claim that …

Posted November 16th, 2012