Fred Barnes

Executive Editor
Obama Hagan

As Goes North Carolina

So go Republican hopes to take over the Senate.

Apr 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 31 • By FRED BARNES



Alan Stallings III

Death Be Not Proud

Fred Barnes's Polish errand

Oct 22, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 06


Obama Didn’t Save Us

Oct 22, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 06

Joe Biden

Biden Bombed

12:06 AM, Oct 12, 2012

The Liberal Media

Obama’s Boys on the Bus

The media pull out all the stops to reelect the president.

Oct 15, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 05

Mitt Romney

Romney Wins Big

1:00 AM, Oct 4, 2012

Rob McKenna

They’re on a Losing Streak

But Washington state’s Republicans might get some ­satisfaction this year.

Oct 8, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 04

Romney on Skis

A Rocky Start in the Rockies

Romney needs to win Colorado, but hasn’t closed the deal.

Oct 1, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 03

Mitt Romney

Why Obama Is Still Ahead

The economy alone won’t win the election for Romney.

Sep 24, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 02

Obama Isn't Working

Despair and Change

There’s no excuse for the Obama record.

Sep 17, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 01

A Planned Parenthood rally

Reactionary Democrats

Why they can’t stop talking about abortion.

Sep 10, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 48


Romney Aces Convention Test

2:30 AM, Aug 31, 2012

GOP-dems-clean-energy web

A Soft-Hitting Convention

3:30 AM, Aug 30, 2012

artur davis

Republicans for Change

3:00 AM, Aug 28, 2012

Sen. Harry Reid

Dirty Harry

Why are Republicans giving Reid a pass?

Sep 3, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 47

Ryan's Raiders

Ryan’s Raiders

The GOP class of 2010 is the key to his influence.

Aug 27, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 46

Obama at AIPAC

Obama’s Medicare Myths

8:55 PM, Aug 16, 2012


Fred Barnes is executive editor of The Weekly Standard, which he cofounded in 1995. From 1985 to 1995, he was senior editor and White House correspondent for the New Republic. He covered the Supreme Court and the White House for the Washington Star before moving to the Baltimore Sun in 1979. He served as the national political correspondent for the Sun and wrote the "Presswatch" media column for the American Spectator.

Barnes appears regularly on the Fox News Channel. From 1988 to 1998 he was a regular panelist on the McLaughlin Group. He has also appeared on Nightline, Meet the Press, Face the Nation, and the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.

Barnes graduated from the University of Virginia and was a Neiman Fellow at Harvard University.

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