It Didn’t Happen Here
Misreading Sinclair Lewis
National Review, January 23, 2017
Meet the new congressman from Indiana
National Review, December 19, 2016
The Right’s venture capitalist
National Review, October 10, 2016
Sen. Pat Toomey
The GOP senator vs. Trump
National Review, September 12, 2016
Jennifer Roback Morse’s social conservatism
National Review, August 29, 2016
Meet the governor of Arizona
National Review, June 27, 2016
A Libertarian runs for president
National Review, June 13, 2016
David Baltimore and the Brave New World of gene editing
National Review, March 14, 2016
The Real John Birch
The man and the legend
National Review, February 15, 2016
The basketball star becomes an education reformer
National Review, December 21, 2015
Nevada’s governor raises taxes, expands school choice
National Review, July 20, 2015
Michigan’s Proposal 1
A bad way to fix roads
Wall Street Journal, May 3, 2015
Another Win for Right-to-Work
What’s behind its recent success?
National Review, April 20, 2015
Why good polls are harder to find
National Review, April 6, 2015
Advise and Consent
Allen Drury’s Great Washington Novel
National Review, February 9, 2015
The menace of red-light cameras
National Review, December 31, 2014
Meet the Parents
The professor-parent conference
Wall Street Journal, October 17, 2014
Terri Lynn Land
Michigan’s woman who would be senator
National Review, September 22, 2014
Michigan’s turnaround governor
National Review, July 21, 2014
A veteran runs for the Senate in Arkansas
National Review, June 2, 2014
The GOP’s working-class governor in Ohio
National Review, April 21, 2014
Obamacare’s Cornhusker Nemesis
National Review, January 27, 2014
Gov. Sam Brownback
The tax-slasher of Kansas
National Review, October 28, 2013
Why Lansing shouldn’t try
Detroit News, September 19, 2013
Is he the next Ron Paul?
National Review, July 15, 2013
Harry V. Jaffa
The ongoing work of a conservative scholar
National Review, July 1, 2013
The Heritage Foundation president retires
National Review, April 8, 2013
What Happened at Haymarket?
A historian challenges a labor-history fable
National Review, February 11, 2013
The New Wisconsin
How right-to-work won in Michigan
National Review, December 31, 2012
Richard Mourdock 2012
Indian’s tea-party Senate candidate
National Review, November 12, 2012
The books and beliefs of Brad Thor
National Review, August 27, 2012
Book Review: The Eighteen-Day Running Mate
The crisis of McGovern and Eagleton, 1972
National Review, August 27, 2012
A Jeremiah for Everyone
Meet Wendell Berry
National Review, July 30, 2012
Taxpayer Take the Puck
The Goldwater Institute vs. the NHL
National Review, June 11, 2012
Dan Quayle’s Second Act
He’s out of politics but full of political wisdom
National Review, February 6, 2012
A young man runs for Senate in Ohio.
National Review, December 19, 2011
They Have Found Him
Eureka College discovers Ronald Reagan.
National Review, October 31, 2011
More Abused than Lincoln?
President Obama compares himself to a predecessor.
New York Post, August 17, 2011
Lugar vs. Mourdock
The battle for Indiana’s GOP Senate seat.
National Review, August 15, 2011
Meet the businessman who would be president.
National Review, June 20, 2011
A Voice for Choice
A Pennsylvania Democrat promotes school choice.
National Review, June 6, 2011
Book Review: The President Is a Sick Man
The Grover Cleveland coverup of 1893
Wall Street Journal, May 2, 2011
The professor who debunks damnfoolery.
National Review, April 4, 2011
Meet the education ex-governor.
National Review, February 21, 2011
Mutinies to Come?
Four GOP senators must worry about primary challenges in 2012.
National Review, December 31, 2010
Yes, They Did
And many new senators will thank Jim DeMint.
National Review, November 29, 2010
Marco Rubio 2010
How he became Florida’s conservative frontrunner.
National Review, October 18, 2010
The man from Allentown runs for the Senate in Pennsylvania.
National Review, September 20, 2010
Change of Service
Hopes for a GOP congressional majority rest in part on a crop of Afghan and Iraq War vets.
National Review, August 2, 2010
Look Before You Leap
Virginia’s Prince William County shows that Arizona’s new law won’t create a police state.
National Review, June 7, 2010
Senator Tea Party
Jim DeMint of South Carolina leads a conservative resurgence.
National Review, February 22, 2010
A Dem saying “No”
Virginia Sen. James Webb fights the White House.
New York Post, February 11, 2010
Lone Star Showdown
In a Texas GOP primary, it’s Gov. Rick Perry vs. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison.
National Review, November 2, 2009
Meet artist Bruce Tinsley and his conservative comic-strip duck.
National Review, October 5, 2009
Senate candidate Marco Rubio is a new GOP star.
National Review, September 7, 2009
A remarkable duo’s pursuit of former Communist spies and historical truth.
National Review, July 6, 2009
The Man Who Saved AEI
Christopher DeMuth turned the American Enterprise Institute into one of the country’s most consequential think tanks.
National Review, January 26, 2009
The new Capitol Visitor Center has a shaky grasp of history.
National Review, December 15, 2008
Congressman Kemp’s Playbook
How to modernize the supply-side message.
National Review, December 1, 2008
The Sandler Foundation, built on the business deal that busted Wachovia, has become one of the leading sponsors of left-wing activism in the United States
National Review, November 17, 2008
Special Rules for Special Needs
Could learning-disabled kids lead the way to market-based education reform?
National Review, October 20, 2008
McCain, Meet Macomb
A bellwether Michigan county shows what the candidate must do.
National Review, September 29, 2008
The Most Gut-Wrenching Decision
How John McCain became an American hero.
National Review, September 15, 2008
How conservative is the governor of Minnesota?
National Review, August 4, 2008
The Politics of Wikipedia
A fight over content on the world’s most popular reference guide.
National Review, April 21, 2008
Florida’s governor is no conservative.
National Review, April 7, 2008
An Ugly Heritage
The problem of “National Heritage Areas.”
National Review, January 28, 2008
Fifty Flowers Bloom
Free-market think tanks flourish in the states.
National Review, November 19, 2007
The libertarian congressman runs for president.
National Review, September 24, 2007
A college rebounds from controversy.
National Review Online, September 10, 2007
The House of Chambers
Eminent domain threatens the former home of Whittaker Chambers.
National Review, August 27, 2007
Peace Through Light
The case for Airborne Laser (ABL).
National Review, August 13, 2007
Meet Louisiana’s wunderkind.
National Review, May 14, 2007
The bald eagle makes a comeback.
National Review, April 30, 2007
The Unsung Hero of the Cold War
The official bird of the conservative movement isn’t a hawk.
National Review Online, April 30, 2007
The Case Against 21
Lower the drinking age.
National Review Online, April 19, 2007
Building a world in which “all structures will be standard sizes.”
National Review Online, March 27, 2007
Meet Michigan’s conservative mind.
Traverse, January 2007
The Color Purple
How Democrats win in Colorado
National Review, December 4, 2006
A conservative fights for his political life.
National Review, November 6, 2006
Senator Allen’s Webb
James Webb, Democrat, runs for the Senate in Virginia.
National Review, October 23, 2006
The death of military history in academia.
National Review, September 25, 2006
He deserves a Nobel prize for economics, but keeps getting overlooked.
National Review, September 25, 2006
Chafee vs. Laffey
In Rhode Island, a conservative challenges a liberal incumbent GOP senator.
National Review, August 7, 2006
In the Name of the Animals
America confronts the threat of animal-rights terrorism.
National Review, July 3, 2006
The Annals of Jonathan Brent
The man behind the Communism publishing project at Yale University Press. National Review, May 22, 2006
The compassionate conservative from Kansas
National Review, May 8, 2006
Ted Kennedy writes a book for children.
National Review Online, April 4, 2006
George Mason U. School of Law
A right-of-center institution rises.
National Review, March 13, 2006
Long Live the Monarchs!
The struggles and triumphs of our favorite butterflies.
National Review, February 27, 2006
Rep. Jeb Hensarling
A GOP budget man tries to rein in spending.
National Review, December 31, 2005
Bob Casey, Jr.
A pro-life Democrat runs for the Senate.
National Review, November 21, 2005
Their plight examined.
National Review, October 24, 2005
Meet the South Carolina congressman
National Review, April 35, 2005
Daylight Saving Time is a bad idea.
National Review Online, April 1, 2005
High Caliber Advocacy
How the NRA won the fight over gun rights.
National Review, February 14, 2005
Our Okie from Muskogee
National Review, August 9, 2004
The Douglas Brinkley Show
In Tour of Duty, Brinkley strives to become the court historian of the John Kerry administration.
National Review, July 12, 2004
Missile defense comes to Alaska.
National Review, May 31, 2004
Our Last Cold War Casualty…
The story of Arthur D. Nicholson.
National Review, April 5, 2004
Professors vs. College Republicans
On tenured haters.
Wall Street Journal, March 12, 2004
The Organic Myth
A food movement makes a pest of itself.
National Review, February 9, 2004
Count on It
What happens when the Census counts illegal aliens.
National Review, December 8, 2003
Meet the worst Republican senator.
National Review, September 1, 2003
Will he run for president again?
National Review, May 19, 2003
The Joys of GPS
How our edge in space helps us in war.
National Review, February 10, 2003
The most liberal senator runs for re-election.
National Review, November 11, 2002
The Hispanic Republic of Texas
It’s coming, possibly sooner than you think.
National Review, October 14, 2002
Nearing the end of his life, Edward Teller looks back–and ahead
National Review, September 30, 2002
The crisis of illegal immigration in Arizona’s Cochise County.
National Review, March 11, 2002
Getting the Right Right
A new generation of professional historians, often liberal, assesses the conservative movement.
National Review, January 28, 2002
The latest tricks of Seymour Hersh
National Review, December 3, 2001
Hating Missile Defense
Meet Ted Postol of MIT
National Review, October 15, 2001
What’s in a (Team) Name?
The war against Indian symbols.
National Review, April 16, 2001
The man who would be a Virginia senator — and maybe president?
National Review, November 6, 2000
Fighting the truth about American Indians.
National Review, October 9, 2000
Michigan’s junior senator tries for re-election.
National Review, September 25, 2000
Smog and Mirrors
Al Gore’s dishonest campaign against Texas.
National Review, July 17, 2000
Why he shouldn’t be Bush’s running mate.
National Review, June 5, 2000
Horror at Hillsdale
Controversy rocks a conservative college.
National Review, December 6, 1999
Meet New Mexico’s libertarian governor
National Review, November 8, 1999
The Rocket Boys
The rise and fall and rise of the missile-defense program called THAAD.
National Review, October 25, 1999
Patrick Kennedy tries to grow up.
National Review, June 14, 1999
Reconsidering a great president who doesn’t get enough respect.
Reason, December 1998
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of what wasn’t a “land grab.”
Washington Times, February 7, 1998
Why School Choice Lost
Explaining a ballot defeat in California.
Wall Street Journal, November 4, 1993
The Rainbow Curriculum
Dimwitted multiculturalism in New York City public schools.
Wall Street Journal, February 10, 1993