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John Heilemann

May 16, 2011 | The Power Grid
The Obama Spring

The shots in Abbottabad were heard round the world. But will they still be heard in 2012?

April 18, 2011 |
The Wall Street Mind: Triumphant…

To the victors belong the spoils, right?

April 11, 2011 | The Power Grid
House Dividing

The tea party is revolting—over the budget—which might make John Boehner’s reign shorter than he planned.

March 7, 2011 | The Power Grid
Huck and the Raft

It’ll be crowded, with as many as twelve Republicans, but Mike Huckabee is in some ways the best prepared. Will he get onboard?

February 14, 2011 | The Power Grid

Obama’s handling of the Egyptian uprising reveals that in foreign policy, too, he is a pragmatic centrist to the core.

January 31, 2011 |
The West Wing, Season II

Almost overnight, Barack Obama overhauled his White House and rewrote much of the script. Now all he needs is a happy ending.

January 17, 2011 | The Power Grid
In the Hunt

The most potent challenge to Obama in 2012 may come from a member of his own team: ambassador to China and former Utah governor Jon Huntsman.

December 20, 2010 | The Power Grid
Caught in Their Web

We might not like Mark Zuckerberg or Julian Assange—but we’re going to have to learn to live in the world they’re making.

December 20, 2010 |
24-26. Because America’s Royal Family Lives Here, Of Course

2010 was an annus horribilis for Barack Obama, as it was for pretty much every Democrat of genuinely national stature—except, that is, for the blessed three whose surname happens to be Clinton.

December 6, 2010 | The Power Grid

All this airport groping doesn’t make anyone safer. But that may not be the point.