Washington Free Beacon Editors

A Headlong Rush to Surrender

Biden signals he cares more about returning to a flawed deal than taking a stand against Iranian terror

The former defense secretary Robert Gates famously wrote that Joe Biden "has been wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security issue over the past four decades." If the early days of his presidency are any indication, Biden is determined to prove him right. 

The Post-Trump GOP

Florida’s DeSantis offers one possibility for the party’s future

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Holds Coronavirus Press BriefingRepublicans in search of a promising politician capable of attracting a compelling post-Trump coalition need look no further than Florida governor Ron DeSantis.

A Dangerous Precedent

Democrats will come to regret targeting Marjorie Taylor Greene

Marjorie Taylor GreeneLike nuking the filibuster for judicial nominations in 2013, Democrats on Thursday set a precedent they will live to regret. 

NBC News Covers the Biden Administration 

Welcome to a new era of selective scrutiny. Just like the old one. 

Piggybacking on a report from the left-wing rag Mother Jones on Wednesday, NBC News revealed the generous charitable donations to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee from a family foundation linked to one of President Joe Biden’s new deputy national security advisers, Anne Neuberger. 

The Warnock Media Blackout

Democracy dies in darkness ... except when reporting could upend the fortunes of a prominent Democrat

Raphael WarnockThe last time there was an off-cycle Senate election, investigative reporting was the decisive factor in the race. 

Big Tech Writes Its Ticket to the White House

Silicon Valley's allies are filling up the Biden administration. A big payoff is sure to follow.

President-Elect Joe Biden And Vice President-elect Kamala Harris Announce Miguel Cardona As Hhe Nominee For Education SecretarySilicon Valley played an integral role in propelling Joe Biden to the White House. He raked in uncounted millions from liberal tech billionaires like Netflix's Reed Hastings, LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman, and Apple heiress Laurene Powell Jobs; their employees shelled out $5 million more.

Left-Wingers in Disarray

Progressive efforts to staff the nascent administration backfire

On Nov. 2, before the first votes in the presidential election had even been tallied, the foreign policy "experts" from the Blame America wing of the Democratic Party laid out their demands. Foreign Policy described their "wish list," which included above all else their pick of jobs in the expected Biden administration.

The Honorable Bill Barr

Democrats slimed him as Trump’s stooge, but the A.G. has always stood up for the Constitution

Since Attorney General William Barr was sworn in nearly two years ago, the powers that be in the Democratic Party have told a consistent story. Barr, they said, was nothing more than a toady who sold his soul to President Donald Trump in order to become the nation’s top cop. On Monday evening, Trump announced Barr’s resignation from the department amid reports that the president was on the verge of firing him. It was just the latest development that gave lie to the dishonest portrays and petty personal attacks.