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Articles by Jim Swift (page 2)

August 3, 2022 5:30 am

Missouri GOP Primary: An Awkward Ending to an Embarrassing Race

Trump endorsed “ERIC” and sure enough, an Eric won.
Jim Swift
July 20, 2022 5:30 am

Maryland GOP Throws It All Away

Republicans turned their backs on their popular two-term governor, Larry Hogan, by elevating a crank over his chosen moderate successor.
Jim Swift
July 19, 2022 5:30 am

Do Not Congratulate Doug Ducey

In spite of his frank comments on Kari Lake, he remains a party-over-country conservative who’s just trying to protect his…
Jim Swift
July 12, 2022 5:30 am

Glenn Youngkin Is a Coward

The Virginia governor may be a ‘newcomer to politics,’ but he’s already a master of the art of misdirection.
Jim Swift
June 23, 2022 5:30 am

America Needs More Legislators Like Rusty Bowers

Even if he’d still vote for Donald Trump.
Jim Swift
May 26, 2022 5:21 am

The Way to Reform Gun Laws Is Incrementally

Gun-reform advocates should learn from the NRA.
Jim Swift
May 19, 2022 5:30 am

The Politics of Commencement Addresses

Every year, a conservative group gripes about the number of liberals addressing graduates. How much does it matter?
Jim Swift
May 18, 2022 1:16 am

Don’t Read Too Much Into Madison Cawthorn’s Defeat

The GOP isn’t turning the corner.
Jim Swift
May 12, 2022 5:30 am

There’s Still More to Be Done to Help Afghans

Let’s start with a law that would give security to Afghans in the U.S. and reduce the backlog of asylum…
Jim Swift
May 3, 2022 11:38 pm

Ohio GOP Goes Vance: It’s Still Trump’s Party

No signs of moving on.
Jim Swift