- August 13, 2001 | The National Interest
- George and the Giant
Could George Pataki's national aspirations be sacked by former football player Phil McConkey, who's now warming up for a run as the Conservative Party spoiler?
- July 30, 2001 | The National Interest
- Interngate: The Sequel
Fed up with sexual scandal, Washington has abandoned Gary Condit. His predicament is vulgar. But does that make him a plausible suspect?
- June 25, 2001 | The National Interest
- Working-Class Hero
After a decade of unparalleled prosperity, it hasn't been very fashionable to care about the working poor. Tell that to Barbara Ehrenreich, our newest left-wing celebrity.
- June 4, 2001 | The National Interest
- Party Pooper
The Republicans were having a great time until someone forgot to invite Jim Jeffords to the White House -- but is that really the reason he switched sides?
- May 28, 2001 | The National Interest
- Patriot Games
David Brock was the lead gun on The American Spectator's anti-Clinton hit squad -- that is, before he switched sides. Now he says Ted Olson, Bush's lawyer, was, too. Should we care?
- May 14, 2001 | The National Interest
- Medal of Horror
In a rare display of agreement, no one in Washington feels able to judge Bob Kerrey now that his war record is a matter of national debate. Are we the cowards?
- April 30, 2001 | The National Interest
- Boy in the Bubble
In Washington, you're not cool unless you've got your own security detail. We all know wealth corrupts power, but does safety corrupt, too?
- April 16, 2001 | The National Interest
- The Next Nader?
Ralph Nader tapped into an angry liberalism that has been sleeping throughout the boom. Who'll inherit the movement? Don't laugh -- John McCain.
- April 2, 2001 | The National Interest
- March of Dimes
Granny D.'s campaign-finance-reform campaign has the style of a Frank Capra movie. Does it have the substance of one, too?