Christopher Bedford
Christopher Bedford
Christopher Bedford
Christopher Bedford is a senior editor at The Federalist, the vice chairman of Young Americans for Freedom, a board member at the National Journalism Center, and the author of The Art of the Donald. His work has been featured in The American Mind, National Review, the New York Post and the Daily Caller, where he led the Daily Caller News Foundation and spent eight years. A frequent guest on Fox News and Fox Business, he was raised in Massachusetts and lives on Capitol Hill. Follow him on Twitter.
Chuck Schumer Is Claiming Victory, But Here’s What Little His Long Delay Actually Accomplished

After delaying negotiations for three days, Democrats are now trying to carve out a victory, claiming they fought for items that were already in the original draft of the bill.

Nancy Pelosi’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Decision To Hold The Country Hostage

This is not an emergency virus bill. It is a Democratic election wish list, at a time hundreds are dying, thousands are losing their businesses, and millions are out of work in the United States.

The Economic Disaster Media And Washington Haven’t Begun To Notice

Just beyond — and in the midst of — the public health and financial liquidity crises is the expansive and potentially devastating solvency crisis.

A Plan To Save Main Street From The Coronavirus Economic Crisis

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s coronavirus bill is not enough. It is not nearly enough. And if there is any hope of keeping the U.S. economy from free fall, its deficiencies must be addressed this week.

Who’s Actually In Charge Of Republicans’ Coronavirus Response?

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi calls the shots in the House and is not letting this crisis go to waste, wielding her power with an unpatriotic and vicious partisanship. And Republicans are rolling over again.

Why The Pelosi Wuhan Virus ‘Deal’ Is A Near-Total GOP Surrender For Blue-Collar Entrepreneurs

Friday night’s deal includes every Democratic wish except taxpayer-funded abortion and not a single Republican proposal. Those will come later, we’re told. We’re always told that, and it almost never happens.

Both Left And Right Have Solutions For A Wuhan Virus Crash, But Can This Grand Bargain Survive?

It won’t be comfortable in a city that has grown used to substituting talking points and campaign ads for governance, but the nature of the coronavirus crisis demands answers, and here’s why.

Vodka Ain’t Sanitizer, But These Classic Vodka Cocktails Will Keep You Healthy Through Delicious, Delicious Quarantine

Do not despair if you’re one of the good folks who bought a case of vodka to sanitize yourself from coronavirus, though maybe don’t admit to your friends that’s why you bought it.

3 Reasons Coronavirus Could Prove Trump’s Greatest November Foe

With a visibly aged Joe Biden duking it out with socialist Bernie Sanders, there are three very good reasons that President Trump’s greatest opponent in November could be the Coronavirus.

The Perfect Economic Storm Is Here, And We Aren’t Prepared At All

Coronavirus isn’t coming to the United States, it’s here. Even if its worst-case scenarios are never realized, the economic — and potentially political — pain will be massive.

South Carolina Is Where The Democratic Party’s Future Will Be Decided

A big Biden win three days before Tuesday’s votes won’t hand him any crown, but it will do a good deal to disperse the musk clinging to his campaign, especially in Southern states more disposed toward him.

Don’t Be So Confident: Here’s How Bernie Sanders Could Win The Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders’s rise, his supporters, and the national mood he is running in mirror the president’s circumstances four years ago, and the primary is an early tell.

This Historic Poll Holds The Key To Donald Trump’s Second Term

Despite unending negative-media attack, a level of polarization not seen since the 1960s or maybe 1860s, and a literal impeachment vote, more of America thinks we’re going the right direction.

White House Wedding Coverage Shows Just How ‘Civil’ Journalists Really Are

It’s all a far cry from the Huffington Post wedding headlines of yore, like ‘President Obama Was One Dapper Groomsman At His Aide’s Wedding,’ but this is a new age and the media is standing for civility in American politics.

The Cruel Reality Of Life As One Of The Media’s Never-Trump Waterboys

All of their predictions are based on the conventional wisdom and assumptions of an insulted and excluded D.C. intelligentsia, and all are wrong.

Media Democrats Are Hoping To Get Behind Klobuchar, But Is Her Surge Real?

Media allies are desperate for a Democrat who can win with moderates, black voters, and Americans who don’t want a senile president.

Inside The New Hampshire Rallies: Buttigieg, Biden, And The Revolution

Manchester, N.H. — It’s Sunday morning in New Hampshire. Just two full days to go before voters line up to help decide the Democratic nominee.

Behind The White House Move To Stop Ugly Federal Buildings (And The Architects Who Stand In The Way)

Although it remains at great risk of being torpedoed until the moment Donald Trump signs it, this order would do more than any move in recent history to undo the 1960s and ’70s blight every person passing through a major city is subjected to.

What Does Mitt Romney Even Stand For? An Investigation

Asking just shy of two dozen Senate staffers, reporters, and observers what they thought of the question, on background, the answers ranged from bewildered to hysterical to depressing.

The Myth Of Pete Buttigieg, ‘Moderate’

From health care and abortion to guns and immigration, and from the Supreme Court to the Electoral College, the man is decidedly a radical.