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Jonathan Chait

  1. vision 2020
    In a Contested Election, This Time Democrats Won’t Be Drowned OutIn 2000, Republicans intimidated their way to a stolen election. If Trump tries that again, he may face peaceful mass demonstrations.
  2. Forget ‘Tax Reform.’ Republicans Will Settle for Tax Cuts for the Rich.For all the talk of “tax reform,” Republicans would prefer to offset tax cuts with spending cuts, and in the end won’t insist on offsets at all.
  3. the national interest
    Trump Has Made Up At Least 4 Lies About His Refugee BanThe only purpose of this policy is to retroactively justify Trump’s campaign fearmongering.
  4. immigration reform
    Fiery Debate on Wagner: Chait vs. GOP SenatorOn NOW With Alex Wagner.
  5. jonathan chait
    Honey, I Shrunk the EconomyBig government is finally getting its boot off the throat of American capitalism!
  6. campaign 2012
    A November Loss Could Be Just What the GOP NeedsPanelists moderated by Frank Rich consider the options.
  7. stuck in the mittle
    Chait on Piers: ‘Binders’ Trivializes Campaign“He just missed the word,” says Chait.
  8. jonathan chait
    Lessons From Obama’s Debate ScareHe’s still clinging to a lead.
  9. stuck in the mittle
    Chait: Romney and His ‘47 Percent’ Trick“Republicans say ‘income taxes’ to make people think all taxes — it’s a trick.”
  10. politics
    Jonathan Chait on NOW with Alex Wagner: Paul Ryan, Genuine Salesman?“Paul Ryan’s the guy who really figured out what the Republicans are going to do if they can get a hold of this power and Romney is just the one who’s executing it.”
  11. video
    Jonathan Chait on Hardball: Disgruntled LiberalsHe says there’s a broad dissatisfaction with President Obama among the left.
  12. oh pawlease
    Tim Pawlenty Reality CheckHow can he be the front-runner if he’s barely getting any support?
  13. the gender gap
    Magazine Editors Respond to Criticisms Over Dearth of Female Bylines“Yep. Sorry.”
  14. breitbartleby the scrivener
    Andrew Breitbart Willing to Pay $100,000 for Mundane Chat LogsHe hopes the JournoList e-mails will reveal a secret liberal conspiracy.
  15. early and often
    Jonathan Chait on Obama’s Place in HistoryHe’s no FDR or LBJ, but he has still “sealed his reputation as a president of great historical import.”
  16. early and often
    Did Scott Brown’s Win Really Change Anything?Jonathan Chait wonders.