John Stoehr

John Stoehr is the editor of the Editorial Board. He writes the daily edition. Find him @johnastoehr.

Neither Literally Nor Seriously

February 18, 2019 /

Normal people get Trump. Washington still doesn’t.

Trump Forces GOP to Expose His Weakness

February 15, 2019 /

He handed Nancy Pelosi a wedge to cleave the GOP in twain.

Will Fox News Save Trump?

February 14, 2019 /

The president hasn’t signed the spending bill yet. Here’s why.

How to Pick a Democratic Nominee

February 13, 2019 /

First, you must choose. Second, keep it simple. Third, party matters most.

About Those Alarmed But Unnamed Strategists

February 12, 2019 /

We are now seeing the political consulting complex operating in real time.

Thumbs Up for Politics in Plain English!

February 11, 2019 /

Thank you to the Editorial Board’s new subscribers!

Dems Moving to Defund CPB/ICE

February 11, 2019 /

Forget the wall. The new fight is over “border security.”

Bezos Opens the Overton Window

February 8, 2019 /

Kompromat was an unacceptable topic of debate. Then came yesterday.

The Cash-Value of Trump’s Weakness

February 7, 2019 /

Americans are paying it during tax season.

Missing from the SOTU? Trust

February 6, 2019 /

Trump tied his fate to the country’s, but Americans know better.