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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: Immigration push snubs public's view Commentary: Immigration push snubs public's view
11 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Gallup recently asked adults around the country a very simple question about immigration: Are you satisfied, or dissatisfied, with the level of immigration into the United States today? Are too many immigrants coming? Too few? Or is the number just about right? [Read More]
Commentary: Obama trolls, sets his agenda Commentary: Obama trolls, sets his agenda
12 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Politically, President Obama has never been weaker, after losing both House and Senate. At the same time, he has never talked tougher. There is a connection between the two. [Read More]
Commentary: Rush to empty Gitmo raises alarm Commentary: Rush to empty Gitmo raises alarm
13 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
It took a while for Republicans to catch on to what President Obama is doing with the U.S. terrorist prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. But now that it’s clear Obama is rushing to empty the place, Republicans are stepping up efforts to stop him. [Read More]
Commentary: Can Mitch make Senate better? Commentary: Can Mitch make Senate better?
14 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
To outsiders, some of the changes new Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will bring to the Senate might seem like inside baseball. But they could bring about a huge improvement in the way the Senate works. And that could in turn lead to a huge improvement in the way Washington works. [Read More]
Commentary: Why attacks on Scalise misfired Commentary: Why attacks on Scalise misfired
15 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Democrats have tried to rev up the outrage machine over news that Rep. Steve Scalise, the No. 3 ranking House Republican, may or may not have given a speech to a white supremacist group in Louisiana 12 years ago. [Read More]
Commentary: A defiant Obama on Gitmo? Commentary: A defiant Obama on Gitmo?
16 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
President Obama has long advocated closing the U.S. terrorist prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He likely would have done it long ago, had Congress not stopped him. [Read More]
Commentary: Romney sits atop GOP polls Commentary: Romney sits atop GOP polls
16 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
It can be hard to take the idea of a Mitt Romney 2016 presidential run seriously. After all, this is the man who said of losing general election candidates, “They become a loser for life.” At least in presidential terms, he had that mostly right. [Read More]
Commentary: Fraud-ridden federal benefits Commentary: Fraud-ridden federal benefits
18 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
President Obama’s unilateral executive action on immigration will make hundreds of thousands, perhaps more than a million, illegal immigrants eligible for federal transfer payments. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama's toxic legacy for Democrats Commentary: Obama's toxic legacy for Democrats
19 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
Now that the 2014 elections are over and national politics is all about 2016, Democrats have good reason to worry that, for all his success at the polls, President Obama will leave his party with a toxic legacy. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama edict raises questions Commentary: Obama edict raises questions
20 weeks ago - - BYRON YORK
When the Affordable Care Act was being written and debated, President Obama took care to emphasize that no illegal immigrants would be eligible for its benefits. [Read More]
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