Stephen F. Hayes

Senior Writer

The Iran Deal, Then and Now

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By STEPHEN F. HAYES




How to Fight Obamacare

The Republican leadership leans toward delay rather than defund.

Sep 2, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 48

What would Abe do?

Obama's Empty Words

5:50 PM, Aug 21, 2013


Misjudging al Qaeda

Aug 19, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 46


Al Qaeda Reborn?

1:35 PM, Jul 27, 2013

Sen. Mike Lee of Utah

Leading from Behind

Mike Lee takes point against Obamacare.

Aug 5, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 44

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When Liz Met Mike

4:54 PM, Jul 17, 2013

If at first you don’t succeed: anti-Obamacare protest in Washington, 2012

Lipstick on the Obamacare Pig

The limits of P.R.

Jul 8, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 41

Disappearing President

Our Disappearing President

Jun 24, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 39

President Obama’s victory lap

Let the Sunshine In

It’s high time for the administration to release the bin Laden documents

Jun 10, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 37

Emails, schmemails—let’s move on.

What About the Video?

The Benghazi email dump leaves some big questions unanswered

May 27, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 35


Release All the Benghazi Emails

6:35 PM, May 14, 2013


The Benghazi Scandal Grows

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

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


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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