W. James Antle III


W. James Antle III, editor, comes to TAC after managing a stable of reporters as Politics Editor at the Washington Examiner. A former senior writer at TAC, Antle also previously served as managing editor of the Daily Caller, editor of the Daily Caller News Foundation, and associate editor of the American Spectator. He is the author of Devouring Freedom: Can Big Government Ever Be Stopped? Antle has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC and NPR, among other outlets, and has written for a wide variety of publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Politico, the Week, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, the Daily Beast, the Guardian, Reason, the Spectator of London, The National Interest and National Review Online. He also serves as a senior adviser to Defense Priorities.

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Tulsi Gabbard Defeats Kamala Harris

One Democrat leaves the presidential race while the other is still standing.
W. James Antle III December 3, 2019

The Barr Summary 2.0

In the Trump-Russia investigation, it's not just the White House that wants to get out ahead of damaging findings.
W. James Antle III November 29, 2019

Impeachment and the Polls

It's complicated, but not altogether a pretty picture for Democrats.
W. James Antle III November 27, 2019

When Loyalty To Trump Trumps Trumpism

Jeff Sessions and Nikki Haley are two different Republicans taking a similar approach.
W. James Antle III November 18, 2019

Impeachment By Secret Ballot Is A Terrible Idea

It would only make the GOP leadership's legitimacy crisis worse.
W. James Antle III November 15, 2019

The Return of The State of The Union

In the Age of Trump, where tweets break news and make policy, watch here for quick analysis from our TAC team.
W. James Antle III November 9, 2019

Up From Libertarianism?

Conservatives are grappling anew with how to balance liberty and virtue.
W. James Antle III October 22, 2019

Rand Paul Doesn’t Suffer Socialist Fashionistas

Kentucky's junior senator takes on the collectivist moment, and his timing is perfect.
W. James Antle III October 15, 2019