A price to pay for Bill Clinton

by Bill Press -- Poor Bill Clinton. These days, he must be thinking: You can't win for losing. After leaving the White House, he didn't just fold his tent. He created one more…

The nuclear button: No president should have one

by Bill Press -- It deserved more attention. But, unfortunately, it got lost amid all the post-convention buzz: the announcement by 50 senior Republican national security officials that they will not vote more…

Is Trump mentally unstable?

by Bill Press -- His critics have used a lot of adjectives to describe Donald Trump: outrageous, flamboyant, pompous, thin-skinned, erratic, egocentric and paranoid, for starters. But maybe it's time to use more…

2 cities, 2 conventions – but only 1 choice

by Bill Press -- For political journalists, there's nothing crueler than two national political conventions, two weeks in a row: endless hours of note-taking; long, boring speeches by countless politicians; cheap hotels, more…

Hillary couldn't have picked a better VP

by Bill Press -- What do you know? Donald Trump finally got something right. He picked the best possible running mate for vice president. Mike Pence is no political novice. In a more…

All hail the glorious Democratic primary

by Bill Press -- She may have had to wait 36 days since the end of the Democratic primary process to get Bernie Sanders' endorsement, but for Hillary Clinton, it was well more…

The great email scandal that wasn't

by Bill Press -- Pity poor Republicans. For months now, they've clung to their one and only hope of winning the White House. It had nothing to do with the strength of more…

The case for VP Elizabeth Warren

by Bill Press -- No matter how much money they raise, every political campaign is strapped for cash. Even Hillary Clinton's campaign. So here's my tip on how the Clinton campaign can more…

How many more have to die?

by Bill Press -- What a relief. After the shocking death toll in Orlando, we don't have to worry about mass shootings, any more. Speaker Paul Ryan has fixed that problem: He more…

Cowardly GOP leaders run for the hills

by Bill Press -- In 1956, Sen. John F. Kennedy published his masterpiece, "Profiles in Courage," short biographies of eight United States senators, Republicans and Democrats, who had shown extraordinary courage in more…