Joe Biden meets his National Security team
WASHINGTON October 20, 2021
Members of the intelligence community are increasingly convinced that the Russian government is behind the hundreds of terrifying directed-energy attacks on diplomats and spies known as the Havana Syndrome. Will Congress respond to the “medium confidence” intelligence with countermeasures? As one member of the community told me, “We got bin Laden with medium confidence.”
Terry McAuliffe
WASHINGTON October 11, 2021
Like clockwork, the Washington agenda resets every Monday. Here’s what This Town is talking about (and not talking about) this week.
Nancy Pelosi
WASHINGTON October 4, 2021
As one congressman told me, “The blow-by-blow is intensely interesting to journalists and to members [of Congress], but our constituents couldn’t care less.” And yet, there is something so delightfully refreshing about it all. Could it last?


In this new media age, the creator is the heart of the business equation.
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Bob Woodward at Trump Tower
WASHINGTON September 28, 2021
At 78, Woodward has become the ultimate Washington monument: a subject of public adulation and private eye-rolling, essentially making him no different from the public figures he covers.
Joe Biden
WASHINGTON September 17, 2021
The Trump administration made strange bedfellows of the left, the media, the permanent political class, and the foreign policy establishment known as The Blob. Amid the fallout from Biden’s withdrawal from Afghanistan, the political knives are out.
Cafe Milano
PUCK September 12, 2021
At Puck, I found colleagues who believe in the same first principle: stick to the truth and everything else falls into place.