Dana Milbank writes about political theater in the nations capital. He joined The Post as a political reporter in 2000, after two years as a senior editor of The New Republic and eight years with the Wall Street Journal. He is also the author of three political books: Tears of a Clown (2010), Homo Politicus (2008) and Smashmouth (2001). He lives in Washington with his wife and daughter.
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February 17, 2015
I find God in the suffering eyes reflected in mine. If this is how You are revealed to me, this is how I will forever seek You.
January 22, 2015
In 1938, Winston Churchill published "While England Slept," about Britain's failure to prepare for the Nazi threat.
January 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — I wanted to do something for my country during the holidays, so I went to the movies.
December 26, 2014
As Americans gather with their families at Christmastime, we should pause to remember four who are not coming home for the holidays.
December 15, 2014
WASHINGTON — "The report is full of crap."
October 14, 2014
If you were to seek out a poster child for all that is broken in Washington, you could find no better candidate than the Federal Election Commission. The agency that oversees our campaign-finance system, by law led by three Democratic and three Republican appointees, has come to a halt because of partisan deadlock. For five years, it has written virtually no significant regulations and done virtually no significant enforcement of election law.