Jim Swift

Assistant Editor
Cycle Track

All Hail the 'Death Spiral'

A modest proposal for WMATA's flailing rail network.

4:29 PM, Oct 5, 2015 • By JIM SWIFT


Shade Balls

Plastics to the Rescue

The famous 'shade balls' save Los Angeles.

8:00 AM, Aug 12, 2015

Lien on the Prarie

Little Lien on the Prairie

Hollywood star-turned-politician owes gov't back taxes

6:11 PM, Aug 11, 2015

A Chemtrail Plane Taxis on the Runway

Feeling Sorry for the EPA

It's time to regulate 'chemtrails'

3:28 PM, Aug 11, 2015

kristol clear 5

Trump, Walker Lead Fifth Kristol Clear Straw Poll

Santorum, Graham, Pataki struggle...

11:36 AM, Aug 5, 2015


Trump: The Documentary

A New York street fight finally unearthed, 25 years later

3:33 PM, Aug 1, 2015

No Game

Trump: The Game

A TWS staff review.

4:38 PM, Jul 30, 2015

iran, nuclear

New Poll: Facts Sway Voters on Iran Deal

‘The More Americans Learn ... The Less They Like It’

2:05 PM, Jul 29, 2015


Anti-Nuke Group Touts Celebs Supporting Iran Deal

... and offers a false trichotomy.

3:46 PM, Jul 28, 2015

kristol clear 5

Kristol Clear Straw Poll #5

10:34 AM, Jul 28, 2015


DNC Chair Can't Commit to Iran Deal

She's "looking at all of the moving parts."

2:02 PM, Jul 27, 2015


Issa: IRS Targeting 'Still Happening'

Congressman alleges conservative groups still under scrutiny

11:26 AM, Jul 24, 2015


TV Anchor Driven to Tears After Confederate Flag Removal

"It means a lot to see a part of the old south, if you will, come down"

11:29 AM, Jul 10, 2015


Iran's Nuclear Negotiators Punked in Vienna

"Who is your favorite political prisoner?"

2:16 PM, Jul 9, 2015


Hillary to Podesta: 'Please Wear Socks to Bed'

Advice from our top diplomat.

10:20 AM, Jul 1, 2015


Jim Swift is an assistant editor at The Weekly Standard.  He previously worked for members of the House and Senate as a tax staffer. Swift holds a BSBA from Saint Louis University.

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