Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Rick Perry”

The Republicans’ 2016 “Bench” Is Weaker Than It Appears

The Economist considers Rick Perry’s political future. I’m not very interested in …

Posted July 11th, 2013

Putting the Fantasy Candidate Myth Out of Its Misery

James Ceaser repeats a familiar argument: Moderates never imposed Mitt Romney on …

Posted December 10th, 2012

Romney Has Been Dreadful, But Was He Inevitable As Nominee? Yes

Ross Douthat reviews Romney’s success in becoming the nominee: He was inevitable, …

Posted November 5th, 2012

Looking Ahead to the Presidential Debates

Pete Spiliakos makes a characteristically smart observation on Romney’s debate record: Romney …

Posted September 23rd, 2012