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Aug 16 2016 | 10:16 am - Columnist Michael Gerson: Trump is supported by one in five younger voters -- an astonishing and consequential collapse for the GOP.
Aug 08 2016 | 12:00 pm - Columnist Michael Gerson: One of the most unintentionally revealing moments of Hillary Clinton’s campaign so far came during her recent, unconvincing explanation of the email affair.
Aug 02 2016 | 3:14 pm - Columnist Michael Gerson: Leaders who support Trump do so for a variety of reasons. But whatever their motivations, they are encouraging an alternate and degraded version of America’s story.
Jul 26 2016 | 1:10 pm - With Thomas Hobbes now firmly in charge of Republican messaging — the world is a dark, Darwinian bloodbath, unless we turn over power to a strong ruler who will protect us — Hillary Clinton has a number of rhetorical and ideological...
Jul 21 2016 | 1:51 pm - Columnist Michael Gerson: Indiana Gov. Mike Pence displayed considerable political and rhetorical skill. And he brought great shame on himself and the Republican Party in the process.
Jul 19 2016 | 9:33 am - Columnist Michael Gerson: With precious little attention, the Republican Party’s attitude toward international trade has officially shifted.
Jul 08 2016 | 4:48 pm - Columnist Michael Gerson: “The most amazing thing about the 2016 elections,” Roger Porter of Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government told me, “is that we are likely to elect someone who close to two-thirds of the country...
Jun 26 2016 | 8:50 pm - Columnist Michael Gerson: More than 900 conservative Christian leaders witnessed Donald Trump field some softball questions. This was reassuring enough to reward him with a standing ovation and a positive buzz.
Jun 20 2016 | 10:17 am - Columnist Michael Gerson: Republicans are beginning to see that the main problem with their presumptive nominee is Trump’s public character, which no amount of last-minute coaching can change.
Jun 13 2016 | 5:22 pm - Columnist Michael Gerson: One of the manifold tragedies of the Orlando mass murder is how difficult it is for us to experience it and mourn it together.