Stephen F. Hayes

Senior Writer
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 • By STEPHEN F. HAYES




Obama Flips on Taliban Commander

Three years ago, Obama went to court to keep a Taliban leader at Gitmo. Now he's out.

11:00 AM, Jun 7, 2014


The Unraveling

How the Obama administration’s story on Bowe Bergdahl and the Taliban fell apart

Jun 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38


'We Swore to an Oath and We Upheld Ours. He Did Not.'

The soldiers in Bowe Bergdahl's platoon speak up.

3:45 PM, Jun 2, 2014

Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton in the Oval Office

Hillary's Failed Benghazi Spin

9:10 AM, May 30, 2014

Obama West Point

Excuses Excuses

Jun 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37


Who’s Crazy?

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

Benghazi Lies

Benghazi Lies

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

bush jeb

Will He or Won’t He?

12:01 PM, Apr 8, 2014

Crimean Ukrainians protest their annexation by Russia, March 13, 2014.

‘Legitimate Concerns’

Why cooperate with Putin’s propaganda?

Apr 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29


Condi Rice Blasts Obama on Weakness, Leadership

Says we can't afford to be war weary.

3:45 PM, Mar 27, 2014


A Tea Party of Rivals

The Ted Cruz-Rand Paul foreign policy split.

Mar 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

The “uncontested arrival” of Russian troops in Ukraine, presumably “helping to d

Obama’s Fantasy-Based Foreign Policy

Mar 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Dave Malan

Code Chaos

Another nightmare for doctors, courtesy of the federal government

Mar 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 25


The Benghazi Cover-up (cont.)

How the CIA’s No. 2 misled Congress

Mar 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

Former CIA #2 Michael Morell

Lawmakers: CIA #2 Lied to Us About Benghazi

ADVANCE article from the March 3, 2014 issue.

4:12 PM, Feb 20, 2014


Rumors of al Qaeda’s Demise

Feb 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 21

Two of those who got away

The Real Scandal

Why are the Benghazi killers still at large?

Jan 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19


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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