John Stoehr

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

The Dem Establishment Strikes Back

June 7, 2018 /

And the Republicans have already run out of gas in the run up to November’s midterms.

What Happened to Jim Himes’ Spine?

June 7, 2018 /

Himes looks like he caved to Wall Street. Did I mention he’s a former banker?

Republican Sadism

June 6, 2018 /

Conservatives no longer stand athwart history yelling stop. They seek to inflict pain, for pleasure.

Trump Perverts the Constitution

June 5, 2018 /

Yes, that’s sounds extreme. Yes, that’s what the president is doing.

Only Trump Believes He Can Pardon Himself

June 4, 2018 /

The argument, every single word, is bullshit, and the president’s attorneys know it.

Keep the (Democratic) Faith

May 31, 2018 /

Dinesh D’Souza’s disgusting pardon may look like yet another reason to lose hope in democracy. But it’s really the opposite.

The Problem No One Talks About

May 30, 2018 /

Whose interests stand in the way of a more perfect union? A majority of Americans over 50.

Just Say It. Baby Boomers Oppose Democracy

May 29, 2018 /

The history of the baby boomers is a history of a federal government providing what young people can only dream of.

Programming note

May 24, 2018 /

Memorial Day Weekend can’t come soon enough.

Clapper Provides the Democrats an Opening

May 24, 2018 /

The former intelligence head says Russia decided the 2016 election. Time for the Democrats to lead.