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Susan Estrich: The Democrats are done. The Republicans are done in.

Posted 3/21/2016 in National Columns

Say good night, Sen. Marco-mentum-less Rubio. When you get trounced in your home state, you're toast. Also in the toaster is the other boy senator, Ted Cruz, the least liked man not only in the United States Senate but also in quite a few states so far.

 

Susan Estrich: Trump foes should stay off his stage

Posted 3/16/2016 in National Columns

It's not easy to turn Donald Trump into an object of sympathy, but the hotheads disrupting his rallies are pulling it off.

 

Susan Estrich: It's the delegates, stupid

Posted 3/13/2016 in National Columns

Whenever I hear some otherwise smart person explain to me how Joe Biden is going to march in and become the Democratic nominee, or how "they" -- whoever they are -- are going to come in and save the Republican Party from Donald Trump, I pretty much know that person has never been to a convention or met a delegate, let alone tried to convince one to be for someone other than the person he or she was elected to support.

 

Susan Estrich: Trump's meteoric rise a plus for Hillary

Posted 3/2/2016 in National Columns

Can I say I was right? OK, half right.

 

Susan Estrich: Why women should be for Hillary

Posted 2/12/2016 in National Columns

There is one reason young women should support Hillary Clinton for president.

 

Susan Estrich: Rubio's the one

Posted 2/3/2016 in National Columns

You can pick your headline for Iowa: "Trump Didn't Win!" "Hillary Didn't Lose!" "Rubio's the One!" I prefer the third.

 

Susan Estrich: Donald ducks

Posted 1/29/2016 in National Columns

"I'm for Trump," the man across the room from me said.

 

Susan Estrich: How dumb do they think we are?

Posted 1/15/2016 in National Columns

Like him or hate him, you have to agree that Ted Cruz, graduate of Princeton and Harvard Law, Supreme Court law clerk and million-dollar lawyer, is a smart guy.

 

Susan Estrich: The Donald vs. Big Bill

Posted 1/2/2016 in National Columns

Not satisfied with hurling sexist invectives at Hillary Clinton, the Donald has turned his ire on her husband, the former president, claiming he has "a terrible record of women abuse." Really? Does anyone recall Bill Clinton ridiculing women reporters (as Trump did with Megyn Kelly), insulting the looks of a female candidate (as Trump did with Carly Fiorina) and introducing a generation to Jewish slang for a male organ (his description of Barack Obama's '08 defeat of Hillary Clinton)?

 

Susan Estrich: Where can Rubio win?

Posted 12/21/2015 in National Columns

It's not exactly like Babe Ruth pointing with his bat to the stands where he was about to hit a home run.

 

Susan Estrich: Guns for terrorists?

Posted 12/14/2015 in National Columns

Are you for or against guns for terrorists?

 

Susan Estrich: Is Ted Cruz too mean to be president?

Posted 12/7/2015 in National Columns

Being nice is, for better or worse, not a qualification for the presidency.

 

Susan Estrich: God bless America

Posted 12/1/2015 in National Columns

With images of the carnage in Paris and the shuttering of Brussels flashing on every screen, it is hard to take to heart the president's urgings not to give in to fear.

 

Susan Estrich: Ben and Bernie's world

Posted 11/20/2015 in National Columns

In the wake of the horrors in Paris, it only made sense to change the focus of Saturday night's Democratic debate from economic issues to national security, as CBS News did.

 

Susan Estrich: Marco Rubio's money problems

Posted 11/7/2015 in National Columns

It worked like a charm in the last debate. Marco Rubio knew he'd be questioned about his personal finances. When members of the Senate co-mingle campaign and personal funds, face foreclosures on second homes and are forced to liquidate their retirement funds (and pay thousands of dollars in taxes), it gets noticed -- especially if they're running for president.

 

Susan Estrich: Had enough of Benghazi yet?

Posted 10/24/2015 in National Columns

Actually, I have to admit that I have. Not that it wasn't fun to see Hillary Clinton appear to be the only grown-up in the room when the squabbling between the children (who are playing members of Congress) got at its worst.

 

Susan Estrich: Planned Parenthood politics

Posted 9/19/2015 in National Columns

It wasn't just the Republican candidates who, with one exception, went out of their ways to outdo one another in their condemnation of an organization that is the sole provider of basic gynecological, obstetric and preventative care services to millions of American men and women.

 

Susan Estrich: The lesson of Kim Davis

Posted 9/14/2015 in National Columns

Raising her arms in a sign of victory, Kim Davis -- the now-famous Kentucky clerk who was jailed for contempt when she refused to obey a court order that she (and every clerk in the state) issue licenses to same-sex couples -- was released from jail this week.

 

Susan Estrich: The summer of 2015

Posted 9/5/2015 in National Columns

In politics, this has been the summer of discontent, of revolt against Washington and established politics and, most of all, experienced politicians. How else to explain what is happening in both parties? Among Democrats, Independent Bernie Sanders is giving Hillary Clinton a run for her money in polls in Iowa and New Hampshire. And among Republicans, none of the top three candidates according to the latest polls -- Donald Trump, Dr. Ben Carson and Carly Fiorina -- have ever held elected office.

 

Susan Estrich: President Trump?

Posted 8/31/2015 in National Columns

The new polls showing Donald Trump in a strong lead for the Republican nomination tell you just how much trouble the Republican Party is in right now.

 

 

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