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Jonathan Bernstein
Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist covering U.S. politics. A political scientist, he previously wrote "A Plain Blog About Politics." He is co-editor of "The Making of the Presidential Candidates 2012." Bernstein has also written for the Washington Post, Salon, the American Prospect, Washington Monthly and the New Republic. After receiving his doctorate at the University of California at Berkeley, he taught at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University before he began blogging. He lives in San Antonio, Texas.
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What Republican Foreign-Policy Fight?

Many sensible Republicans  believe something when horribly wrong among their national security professionals in the middle of the last decade, but there’s no movement to do anything about it. Read more

Nope, Republicans Aren't an Endangered Species

What we mean by saying that Republicans are more ideological is that, increasingly, Republicans (at least at the elite level) take identical positions on everything from health care to abortion to gun control to torture to bike paths and light bulbs.  Read more

Sunday Question for Liberals

Looking back, should Congress have impeached George W. Bush in 2007? If so, for what? Do you believe he committed impeachable offenses? To contact the Read more