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Caroline Kennedy Is No Sarah Palin

Tuesday, December 30th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Gov. Palin worked for everything she has; she never waited around to be crowned.

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Fear and Loathing on the GOP Campaign Trail

Saturday, October 11th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Republicans seem to have lost their ideals and — most importantly — their hope. But here are some ideas.

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Stop Blaming ‘All of Us’ For This Wall St. Meltdown

Monday, September 29th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

We are not "all at fault." There are specific people — and policies — responsible for the mess.

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McCain Suspends Campaign

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

His proposal to delay Friday's debate is a shrewd move.

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Whose Side Is Bill Clinton On?

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

The former president's detached tone must be giving the Obama campaign heartburn.

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Is McCain or Obama Ahead? Well, It Depends…

Monday, September 22nd, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Weighting of expected voter turnout is seriously skewing poll results.

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Palin Email Hacker Suspect: A Democratic Legislator’s Kid

Friday, September 19th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Now who thinks politicians should be able to control their offspring's behavior?

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What if Obama Loses?

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

If it happens, expect a huge crisis.

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Actually, Mayor of Wasilla Counts

Friday, September 12th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Maybe Sarah Palin’s small-town governing experience is more worthwhile than the press wants to admit.

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How Many Houses Does McCain Own?

Thursday, August 21st, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

The senator should have said: "My wife owns them all."

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Why Obama is Slipping

Thursday, August 21st, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

No, it's not because of racism.

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The ‘Cone of Silence’ Non-Story

Monday, August 18th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Rick Warren asked questions the MSM won't ask. Now they seek revenge by claiming McCain cheated.

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Gay Cruising Website Tycoon Donates to McCain

Thursday, August 14th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

The gay community is unhappy with Jonathan Crutchley's political orientation.

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Los Angeles: The Most Puritanical Place in America

Saturday, August 9th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Exhibit A: A City Council proposal to ban smoking outdoors.

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Obama’s Workout Makes Hormonal Reporters Sweat

Sunday, July 27th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Obamamania has so widely infected the press that the breathless tone of the "Obama in the gym" article (WHAT A MAN!) wasn't even mocked.

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Remembering Tim Russert

Friday, June 13th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

He was two things that most Washington journalists are not: tough and fair.

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Time For Hillary to Give Up?

Sunday, March 23rd, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

The media is still in the Clintons’ thrall — and is keeping Hillary’s campaign on artificial life support even when the numbers show there’s no way she can win.

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What the Pentagon Report Missed

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

The recent Pentagon study was far from the final word on the Iraq-Al-Qaeda connection. Richard Miniter sheds light on what the report -- and the media -- overlooked.

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The Iranian Bomb: Where the Presidential Candidates Stand

Friday, February 1st, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

The next president will face a crisis from his or her earliest days in office, writes Richard Miniter. Who is best prepared to deal with the growing Iranian nuclear threat? Hint: listen to what the candidates have said and done.

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EXCLUSIVE: Bhutto’s Husband’s Letter to Condi Rice

Friday, January 25th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Benazir Bhutto's widower Asif Ali Zadari recently sent a letter to Condoleezza Rice, expressing his concerns about the fate of Pakistan and offering advice to the Secretary of State on how to better strengthen his country's alliance with the U.S. PJ Media's Washington correspondent Richard Miniter obtained an exclusive copy of the letter, analyzed below.

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Mitt Romney Goes for the Gold in Michigan

Monday, January 14th, 2008 - by Richard Miniter

Michigan GOP State Chairman Saul Anuzis confidently predicted a Romney victory over drinks with PJM's Richard Miniter and Jewelyn Wellborn, sharing his unvarnished opinions on politics in the Wolverine State - where the Romney name holds pleasant memories - on the eve of its crucial primary tomorrow.

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Do Endorsements Work? Mitt Romney and National Review

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007 - by Richard Miniter

While the conservative publication's stamp of approval was obviously an achievement for GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, did it do much for National Review itself? Probably not, says Richard Miniter.

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The Mansoor Ijaz I Know

Thursday, December 13th, 2007 - by Richard Miniter

Who exactly is Mansoor Ijaz - the guy who asked Mitt Romney the ill-fated question about whether or not he would put a Muslim in his cabinet? PJM's Richard Miniter has the answer - and knows why Ijaz asked the question. It involves both Bill Clinton and Osama Bin Laden.

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Tancredo to Drop Out and Endorse Thompson?

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007 - by Richard Miniter

Tom Tancredo's presidential campaign is planning a "major announcement" on Thursday in Des Moines. PJM's Richard Miniter thinks the Colorado congressman will likely drop out of the race and endorse Fred Thompson.

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The Boy Scouts Versus Cambridge, Massachusetts

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007 - by Richard Miniter

The foiled attempt by the Cambridge Boy Scouts to collect supplies for troops in Iraq stirred up a firestorm on both the left and the right. PJM's Richard Miniter thinks both sides got the facts wrong - and missed the point.

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