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.
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.

This Senate Witness Game Is Lose-Lose For Republicans, But One Path Leads To Ruin

Don’t be fooled by high-minded pontificating about this duty or that — muddied paralysis at the hands of a media-cheered sham is not the noble business of statesmen.

Michael Bloomberg Isn’t Really Running For President, And That Should Worry You

The staff, the ad spending, the campaigning — Michael Bloomberg was going to do all of this to defeat President Donald Trump already. Doing it as a ‘candidate’ exempts him from limits on PACs and political donations.

Reminder: Elizabeth Warren Will Lie Again And Again To Get What She Wants

Warren has lied about being an American Indian, about sending her kids to private school, and even being fired from a teacher position for being pregnant. And now she’s lying about Bernie Sanders.

The War For The Democratic Party Will Destroy Lives And Change Our Country

An important story lost below the din of the primaries, impeachment, and rallies, is the growing party rancor toward a vocal left flank the politicians have correctly identified as weakened.

The Cult Of Pelosi Is A Deadly Thing For Democrats’ Future

The cult of Pelosi isn’t just a ‘hot take’ or a ‘be smart,’ it’s a mindset through which Washington’s media elites interpret the world. It’s false, and the harsh light of reality easily shows as much.

The Murder Of My Beloved IPA And The Rise Of The Great Pretender

There was a golden age once — lasted maybe two decades — where you could walk into a bar in any good-sized city, order the local IPA, and be satisfied. Those days are gone.

BREAKING: U.S., Iraqi Officials Accuse Iran Of Shooting Down European Passenger Jet

A European passenger jet crash that killed all 176 passengers and crew in Iran during Wednesday night’s hostilities is under intense international scrutiny after rapid explanations raised suspicions.

Media Coverage Of Iraq Is A Case Study Of Ignorance And Manipulation

‘Repercussions mount over U.S. strike, with Iran nuclear deal pullback and Iraq call for U.S. troop pullout,’ the Los Angeles Times tells us, waiting 14 paragraphs to explain the resolution is not binding.

Killing Soleimani Was The Right Move, And Shows Precisely Why It’s Time To Leave Iraq

That President Trump had to make this call, how, and the mortal danger to American assets it presents, illustrate exactly why U.S. forces should not spend a day longer in Iraq.

BREAKING: Iran’s Shadowy Leader Of Revolutionary Guard’s Quds Force Killed By American Airstrike In Iraq

Iran’s Qassim Soleimani and Iraq’s Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis were killed in American airstrikes near Baghdad International Airport.

There’s A Very Real Reason The Phrase ‘As A Millennial’ Fills Us With Contempt

Word for word, ‘as a millennial’ might seem as innocuous a sentence-starter as any. Playful, maybe. No harm in it. That just makes it worse.

Bernie Has Always Had A Path To Victory. The Media Missed It (Again)

While Democratic candidates have pushed for a $30 trillion Medicare for All plan, citizenship for illegal immigrants, forced racial busing, and a ‘Green New Deal,’ somehow the press continued to write Sanders off as too radical.

Notre Dame De Paris Still In Grave Danger, ’50 Percent Chance It Will Be Saved’

The Notre Dame de Paris is still in grave danger of collapse, the cathedral monsignor warned reporters Christmas Eve at a nearby church.

A Right, Proper, And Manly Guide To The Cocktails Of Christmas

it is right, proper and manly to raise our glass in the traditions of the merry gentlemen who’ve raised theirs before us, God rest ’em.