Stephen F. Hayes

Senior Writer
Donald Trump

Trump Gives Hillary A Pass, Dings Walker and Jeb Instead

11:16 AM, Aug 11, 2015 • By STEPHEN F. HAYES



She has Huckabee’s ear.

The Coming GOP Divide

Get ready for an intra-party debate on entitlement reform.

May 4, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 32


Walker Shines in New Hampshire

8:19 AM, Apr 19, 2015


The Rise of Rubio

A first-term Florida senator sets his sights on the White House

Apr 27, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 31

Marco Antonio Rubio

Rubio Thinks About Tomorrow

3:30 AM, Apr 14, 2015

Desperately in search of a legacy

Obama’s Iran Agenda

Mar 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28

E. J. Dionne

Why Dionne Is Wrong

4:36 PM, Mar 16, 2015

Hysteria at the Daily News

A Contrived Controversy

Mar 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 27

obama and biden

A Contrived Controversy and an Emboldened Iran

ADVANCE EDITORIAL from the March 23, 2015, issue.

3:00 PM, Mar 12, 2015

Military parade in Tehran

Obama’s Failure

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Rand Paul by Gage Skidmore

Rand Paul Questions Motives of Republican Hawks, But Not Obama's

Tough on Republicans, soft on Obama.

7:28 AM, Feb 21, 2015


A Herd of Elephants

Handicapping the 2016 GOP field

Feb 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

GOP gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker downs a Krispy Kreme cheeseburger.

Scott Walker's Drastic Cuts Kill University Long-Distance

Rotary Phones Next?

11:01 PM, Feb 8, 2015

Non-candidate Mitt Romney non-campaigning at Little Dooey, a restaurant  in Star

The Authentic Mitt Romney

Version 3.0.

Feb 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

rubio, marco

Rubio Shines at Koch Forum

Cruz, Paul perform as well.

12:12 PM, Jan 26, 2015


Iran Nonsense

Feb 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

Graphic River

A Do-Nothing Congress?

Jan 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19

Rand Paul by Gage Skidmore

Rand Just Doesn't Understand

In a recent op-ed, Rand Paul argues for President Obama's foreign policy.

12:50 PM, Dec 20, 2014


Stephen F. Hayes is a senior writer at The Weekly Standard and author of two New York Times bestsellers: Cheney: The Untold Story of America's Most Powerful and Controversial Vice President and The Connection: How al Qaeda's Collaboration with Saddam Hussein Has Endangered America. He is a regular Fox All Stars panelist on Special Report with Bret Baier.

Before joining The Weekly Standard, Hayes was a senior writer for National Journal's Hotline. He also served for six years as Director of the Institute on Political Journalism at Georgetown University. His work has appeared in the New York Post, the Washington Times, Salon, National Review, and Reason. He has been a commentator on CNN, The McLaughlin Group, the Fox News Channel, MSNBC, CNBC, and C-SPAN.

A graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and DePauw University, Hayes was born and raised in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.

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