David Harsanyi
David Harsanyi
David Harsanyi, Senior Editor
David Harsanyi is a senior editor at The Federalist. Harsanyi is a nationally syndicated columnist and author of three books. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Weekly Standard, National Review, Reason, New York Post, and numerous other publications. David has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, NPR, ABC World News Tonight, NBC Nightly News and dozens of radio talk shows across the country. Reach him at dharsanyi@thefederalist.com
Did Democrats Learn Anything From Their Attack On The Filibuster?

When Donald Trump, uninhibited by checks and balances, names his cabinet, be sure to thank Barack Obama, Harry Reid, and others who killed the filibuster.

Don’t Let Democrats Define The Obamacare Debate

Democrats support fake choices in Obamacare and oppose real choices in Medicare. Though you wouldn’t know it reading our vaunted non-fake news outlets.

Why I’m Not Freaking Out About Donald Trump — Yet

Liberals aren’t freaking out about Donald Trump. They’re freaking out about the prospects of Republicans implementing long-standing conservative ideas.

Don’t Let Chip And Joanna Gaines Destroy Your Marriage

The number of marriages Chip and Joanna Gaines have ruined with their happiness and success is probably incalculable at this point.

Dear Media: Please Stop Normalizing The Alt-Right

No, Republicans shouldn’t ‘normalize’ the alt-right, and neither should the media imbue it with an outsized importance.

Don’t Kid Yourself — Liberals Are Just As Susceptible To Fake News

Americans should be concerned about fake news. But let’s remember that sophisticated-but-misleading stories from the establishment media is just as harmful.

Donald Trump Ate Some Steak And The Media Had A Cow About It

In 2008, President-elect Obama ditched the pool of reporters assigned to follow him so he could visit Sea Life Park with his daughters. No one cared.

Sorry Democrats, But Americans Are Remarkably Tolerant People

Democrats are so fixated on the politics of race they’re unable to imagine anything else matters.

Don’t Listen To The Mob. Long Live The Electoral College!

For many Democrats, the best political system is the one that instills them with most amount of power. The Electoral College only gets in the way.

Democrats Are Suddenly Terrified By The Prospects Of An ‘Imperial Presidency’

Democrats are about to learn that a legacy built on edicts is easily discarded. That’s good news for the republic.

Democrats Have Only Themselves To Blame For Trump

Eight years of unilateral rule. A dreadful candidate. A decade of vacuous identity politics. It all adds up to President Donald Trump.

If Obama Believes The FBI Is Compromised, He Should Fire Comey And Demand A Special Prosecutor For Hillary

If Barack Obama believes the FBI has used ‘innuendo’ rather than evidence against Hillary Clinton, doesn’t he have an obligation to fire James Comey?

This Is The Least Important Election Of Our Lifetimes

A presidential election holds serious consequences. But if the republic can’t survive one bad executive, then it’s already dead.

Democrats Don’t Care About The Health Of Democracy, They Care About Hillary

When liberals claim James Comey is endangering democracy, they mean he’s endangering the prospects of Hillary — which to them is the same thing.

Democrat Response To Obamacare’s Death Spiral Proves They Lied To SCOTUS

Liberals argue that it’s time to raise the mandate ‘tax’ to compel holdouts to participate. Once again, Obamacare’s imaginary tax becomes a penalty.

‘We Need To Clean This Up’: New E-Mail From Top Hillary Aide Proves Criminal Conspiracy

When Cheryl Mills, a top Hillary Clinton functionary, heard that President Barack Obama had told CBS News he’d only learned about her boss’ illegal server from media reports, she was concerned: ‘We need to clean this up.’

When Will Liberals Answer For Obamacare’s Failures?

Is there any accountability in American politics for being completely wrong? Certainly not for the liberal defenders of Obamacare.

The 5 Most Outrageous Hillary Clinton Lies From The Last Debate

Since Donald Trump’s debate statements will be comprehensively fact-checked by the entire indignant media, let’s talk about Hillary Clinton.

The Media’s Hypocritical Moralizing About Trump Has Become Unbearable

Donald Trump has been such a political calamity for Republicans that liberals have now been freed of any responsibility for their own mendacious, corrupt candidate or their significant role in undermining trust in American institutions.

The FBI’s Own Investigation Summary Proves Hillary Clinton Broke The Law

According to the FBI, Clinton underling Patrick Kennedy pressured a senior FBI official into unclassifying emails sent from Hillary Clinton’s illegal private server.