Willis L. Krumholz
Willis L. Krumholz
Willis Krumholz
Willis L. Krumholz is a fellow at Defense Priorities. He holds a JD and MBA degree from the University of St. Thomas, and works in the financial services industry. The views expressed are those of the author only. You can follow Willis on Twitter @WillKrumholz.
If Backchannels With Russia Are Considered Nefarious, Say Hello To War

We have reached peak idiocy if Mueller really is investigating backchannels between the early Trump administration and the Kremlin.

How To Play The Long Game With North Korea In America’s Interest

We should be wary of a military conflict that could incinerate millions of victims of totalitarianism, along with U.S. citizens, South Koreans, and others living in the region.

If The FBI Started Investigating Trump In July 2016, The Clinton Campaign Was Behind It

Democrats and media are trying to deflect from the House memo by saying the Russia investigation really started in July 2016. That argument doesn’t work in their favor.

Right Now, Democrats Have No Obstruction Case Against Trump

Every one of Trump’s actions cited as grounds for an obstruction charge are well within the powers of the presidency, regardless of intent.

3 Reasons The United States Should Stay Out Of Syria

Upping the ante in Syria would be politically disastrous for the president, and more important, it would damage America’s national security. Here’s why.

An Illegal Immigrant Almost Killed My Family. He Was Set Free To Commit More Crimes

While Democrats play politics, too many Republicans are either too willing to give Democrats what they want while receiving little in return, or secretly have no problem with porous borders.

5 Things We Learned About The ‘Russia Investigation’ This Week

People and organizations that Americans trust for information have a consistent pattern of brazenly running cover for the Democrat Party.

House Intel Committee Democrats Started The False ‘Russia On Facebook’ Story

Democrats spread a false story, the media picked it up without asking questions, and only months later do some grudgingly acknowledge that the whole thing is probably bunk.

Why Congress Shouldn’t Expand Intelligence Agencies’ Power To Spy On Americans

What will it take for some Republicans to stop blindly supporting the federal government’s most powerful bureaucracy?

Why We Should Prioritize American Interests Above Our Values In Foreign Policy

A leaked Trump administration memo says America should stop ‘badgering’ allies on issues such as democracy, the rule of law, or human rights. There’s some truth there.

Adam Schiff Saying Something About Russia Doesn’t Make It True

Adam Schiff’s Wall Street Journal opinion article shows yet again that Democrats have no evidence of Trump collusion with Russia. Schiff’s wild claims harm himself, and America.

Why The Left’s Sex Assault Scandals Are Only Beginning

Yes, both sides are guilty of a double standard for sexual misconduct, but the Left’s hypocrisy has been particularly egregious, and has likely allowed the problem to metastasize and fester.

Why Talking To Russia Is Good For America

The current U.S. policy toward Russia is counterproductive and hurts our national security.

Why Trump Is Making A Huge Mistake Keeping The Federal Reserve Status Quo

Senate conservatives need to be tough on Jerome Powell. Bad policy choices at the Federal Reserve that he supports have been toxic for the blue-collar American worker.

Neocons’ Siren Song Has Divorced Republicans From Their Voters

You may have never heard of Robert Kagan or Max Boot, but they are hugely influential to the people you vote for.

Why The Russia On Facebook Narrative Is Overblown

When do the people peddling conspiracies about Donald Trump and Russia lose all credibility?

Why The Russia Story Says More About The Deep State Than It Does About Trump

The great risk is that intelligence bureaucracies become a government unto themselves, wholly unaccountable to elected officials. It’s already happening.

We Still Have Zero Evidence That Trump Colluded With Russia

Russia always interferes in American elections, but the degree to which they did is important, and up for debate.

It’s Good For America, Not Russia, To Stop The CIA From Funding Syrian Jihadists

The idea that Russia orchestrated the Trump administration’s decision to end the CIA’s funding of jihadists is totally corrupt and offensive.

To Really Fix Health Care, Republicans Must Get At What Spurred Obamacare

The Ryan Plan is dead. It’s time to figure out how conservatives can actually fix our health care woes, and not just put another Band-Aid on the problem.