Stephen F. Hayes

Senior Writer
Military parade in Tehran

Obama’s Failure

Mar 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25 • By STEPHEN F. HAYES




The Benghazi Scandal Grows

The State Department, the CIA, the White House . . .

May 20, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 34

Jay Carney

Carney Keeps on Digging

8:24 PM, May 10, 2013

The Embassy in Benghazi burns

The Benghazi Talking Points

And how they were changed to obscure the truth

May 13, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 33

Tamerlan Tsarnaev in 2009

Missing the Ping

So much for the surveillance state.

May 6, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 32

Katherine Russell Tsarnaeva

Feds Further Investigating Role of Bomber's Wife

Katherine Russell Tsarnaeva notified husband that the FBI had released his picture.

1:11 PM, Apr 25, 2013


Don’t Rule Out Anything

12:00 AM, Apr 21, 2013


Obama's PR Stunt

12:40 PM, Mar 13, 2013

Obama and Boehner

For Obama, It's All About 2014

Forget the grand bargain.

7:10 AM, Mar 12, 2013

President Obama

Spender in Chief

Mar 18, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 26

Watching the SOTU from Wisconsin

Governor Walker’s Play-by-Play

The State of the Union, as seen from Wisconsin.

Feb 25, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 23

rubio, marco

Rubio Previews SOTU Response: Says He'll Push Contrast on Policy, Tone

He’ll be broad, upbeat—and preview the coming disaster.

7:00 AM, Feb 12, 2013

John Brennan

Brennan’s Evasions

Feb 18, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 22


The Hagel Fiasco

Worst confirmation hearing ever?

Feb 11, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 21

Sec. Hillary Clinton

Hillary Bobs and Weaves

Feb 4, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 20

barack obama

Obama's Impassioned Defense of Activist Government

Ignores debt and deficits.

6:30 AM, Jan 22, 2013

ebassy burns in benghazi

Debacle in Ben­ghazi

It’s worse than an injustice; it’s a humiliation.

Jan 28, 2013, Vol. 18, 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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