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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: How 'reasonable' is Dems' plan? Commentary: How 'reasonable' is Dems' plan?
24 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
While much of Washington grapples with international crises, chronic economic troubles and upcoming midterm elections, Senate Democrats are steadily pushing forward with what they hope will become the 28th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. [Read More]
Commentary: Not so fast with 'good news' Commentary: Not so fast with 'good news'
25 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
To hear administration officials and their supporters in the press tell it, this is a great time for Obamacare. People who signed up for coverage are actually paying for it; more insurance companies are joining exchanges; some consumers have more choices than originally envisioned. [Read More]
Commentary: Loss puts GOP agenda on hold Commentary: Loss puts GOP agenda on hold
26 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
It’s only natural that a who’s-up-and-who’s-down leadership struggle would consume House Republicans after the stunning primary defeat of Majority Leader Eric Cantor. There’s a big hole in the party’s top echelon, and it’s got to be filled. [Read More]
Commentary: What about next Gitmo release? Commentary: What about next Gitmo release?
27 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
We’ve all heard that the law requires the administration to give Congress 30 days notice before releasing prisoners from the U.S. terrorist detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba ... [Read More]
Commentary: GOP still searching for an agenda Commentary: GOP still searching for an agenda
28 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
The midterm elections are less than six months away, and Republicans still can’t agree among themselves on what it will take to win. [Read More]
Commentary: Chicken plants and immigration Commentary: Chicken plants and immigration
29 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Haley Barbour, former governor of Mississippi, former head of the Republican National Committee, now a political fixer and influential voice in GOP circles, says he first became seriously interested in immigration policy after Hurricane Katrina. [Read More]
Commentary: Dems hatch plan to stop Koch Commentary: Dems hatch plan to stop Koch
30 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
It’s no longer news when Majority Leader Harry Reid takes to the floor of the Senate to denounce the Koch brothers. [Read More]
Commentary: It didn't have to come to this Commentary: It didn't have to come to this
31 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Many Democrats have a hard time understanding why Republicans want to keep investigating the Sept. 11, 2012, terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya. [Read More]
Commentary: Businesses on federal bases hit hard Commentary: Businesses on federal bases hit hard
32 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
The fight over the minimum wage, which President Obama and Democrats hope to make a centerpiece of this year’s midterm elections, comes down to two simple arguments. Obama says low-income working Americans deserve a raise, while Republicans say raising the minimum wage would cost jobs. [Read More]
Commentary: Why Warren should run in 2016 Commentary: Why Warren should run in 2016
33 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren is on a publicity tour for her new campaign-style book, “A Fighting Chance.” As she talks to the press, Warren is repeating previous statements that she will not run for president in 2016. [Read More]
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