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A.B. Stoddard

A.B. Stoddard is an associate editor and columnist at RealClearPolitics. She has covered the U.S. Congress since 1994, for States News Service, The Hill newspaper, and as Senate producer for ABC News. She returned to The Hill in 2006 as commentator and columnist, where her column won first place from the Society of Professional Journalists, Washington chapter, in 2010 and 2011. Stoddard appears regularly on FOX’s “Special Report With Bret Baier,” as well as other shows on FOX News Channel, FOX Business Network, and CNN. Stoddard began her career as a reporter in northern Virginia at the Potomac News.


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September 6, 2022 5:50 am

Why (and How) Biden Should Decline to Run Again

The optimistic case for Joe Biden stepping away and setting up an open democratic primary in 2024.
A.B. Stoddard
August 4, 2022 5:30 am

The Distinct Shame of Senate Republicans

Think about what Republican senators must have known when they voted not to convict Trump during the second impeachment.
A.B. Stoddard
August 3, 2022 9:42 am

Manchin Pwns The Cons

Sarah, Tim and JVL talk Manchin and Schumer’s reconciliation deal, as well as Republicans’ desire for revenge.

Thank you for…

A.B. Stoddard
July 6, 2022 5:37 am

Can Democrats Find Their Fear and Rage?

American carnage: But this time for real.
A.B. Stoddard
April 26, 2022 5:03 am

The Insurrectionists Are Coming

Hey Democrats—this isn't hard.
A.B. Stoddard
February 2, 2022 5:20 am

COVID Derangement Is Working Out Just Fine for the GOP

Joe Biden didn't want a vaccination culture war. He got one anyway. And he's losing it.
A.B. Stoddard
December 16, 2021 5:04 am

The Attempted Republican Coup Should Be the Democrats’ Leading Message

For most of 2021, the Democratic party in Washington has earnestly tended to deck chair displays as the ship of…

A.B. Stoddard
April 5, 2021 5:12 am

We Need a 9/11 Commission for COVID

Deborah Birx’s attempt to whitewash her actions shows why we need a full accounting of what the Trump administration did.
A.B. Stoddard
February 1, 2021 9:46 am

Kevin McCarthy Is a Disaster

Have you ever read a poem called "The Snake"?
A.B. Stoddard
December 7, 2020 5:10 am

What If Trump Is Trying To Break the GOP?

The future of the Republican party is an endless series of loyalty tests and Trump family vendettas. Good luck.
A.B. Stoddard