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BYRON YORK

Byron York is chief political correspondent for The Washington Examiner. The Newspaper Enterprise Association distributes his column.

Articles by BYRON YORK

Commentary: Wisconsin governor's race vital for GOP Commentary: Wisconsin governor's race vital for GOP
4 days ago - - BYRON YORK
Of course it’s important which party controls the House and Senate. But for Republicans concerned about the party’s 2016 presidential prospects, one key race this November isn’t for control of Capitol Hill. It is, somewhat improbably, the fight for governor of Wisconsin. [Read More]
Commentary: The delays in immigration reform Commentary: The delays in immigration reform
2 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
In light of President Obama’s decision to delay his much-anticipated edict on immigration until after November’s elections, some critics are asking why the president and Democrats in Congress didn’t pass immigration reform back when they had overwhelming majorities in both House and Senate. [Read More]
Commentary: Will Dems embrace filibuster? Commentary: Will Dems embrace filibuster?
3 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
During Harry Reid’s tenure as majority leader, there has been no dirtier word in the Senate than “filibuster.” [Read More]
Commentary: A shutdown? Not going to happen Commentary: A shutdown? Not going to happen
3 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
A few weeks ago Washington was buzzing with predictions that Republicans will impeach President Obama. [Read More]
Commentary: Gloomy Dems want more cash Commentary: Gloomy Dems want more cash
6 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
I’ve been getting a lot of email from Democratic fundraisers lately. They seem very worried about November’s elections. [Read More]
Commentary: Support for Obamacare slipping Commentary: Support for Obamacare slipping
7 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Democrats have long believed Obamacare would become more popular once it was fully in place and Americans got a chance to see it up close. So why is Obamacare less popular now than a few months ago? Because it is fully in place and Americans have had a chance to see it up close. [Read More]
Commentary: Economy still matters most Commentary: Economy still matters most
8 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
As a news story, the economy has been overshadowed lately by war abroad, a border crisis at home and the escalating fight between President Obama and congressional Republicans on a variety of fronts. [Read More]
Commentary: Back to future for death penalty? Commentary: Back to future for death penalty?
9 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
The surreal national debate over the death penalty reached a climax of sorts July 23 in a prison execution chamber in Florence, Ariz. [Read More]
Commentary:  Impasse threatens border solution Commentary: Impasse threatens border solution
10 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
After more than a year of contentious debate, could Congress be any more divided over the issue of immigration? The answer is yes. [Read More]
Commentary: Is there a patriotism gap?
12 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Despite prolonged economic troubles, deep political divisions, headaches abroad and a sense that the country is on the wrong track, the heartening news this summer is that a majority of people say they often feel proud to be an American. [Read More]
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