Dave Weigel

Dave Weigel

Covering politics for @washingtonpost. daveweigel@gmail.com, 202-334-7387. @CWAUnion member. Buy my book: https://t.co/qbUTkz3CBR (Avatar by @damnyouregis)

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He needs to go full MAGA, which will be a extremely fun to watch.

My story about nine Democratic presidential candidates (seven who made debate, two who didn’t) asking the party to relax debate rules

When a Democratic congressman is switching parties and your newsletter has a Dems in Disarray section read to go

Trying to compress all my UK election takes into 1000 words like

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Honestly surprised that "American Gods" got a third season to screw up. That second season was haaaaard to watch.

One bell that hasn't rung yet in the Jeff Van Drew story: DCCC asking him to give money back. It did this in 2009 when Parker Griffith bolted

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“Richard Jewell” has fallen into an unprofitable twilight zone, where libs learned enough not to see it but conservatives aren’t aware that they can own the libs by seeing it.

All these years later, the "Impossible is nothing" guy looks/sounds like the Chad version of Joe Pera

Sanders's bill starts the buy-in during the four-year transition to M4A. Warren, of course, phases out private plans in a separate bill to be passed later. It's a big difference but both plans come with a buy-in, not overnight M4A.


There are no mass shootings in Japan because there are no video games there

If Trump doesn't watch out, key Republicans may pronounce his comments "disappointing" before donating to his re-elect and voting for him.

"He’s not going to sign a bill that doesn’t have money for the wall... if he gives in now, that’s the end of 2019 in terms of him being an effective president. That’s probably the end of his presidency." - Lindsey Graham, January 2

Did you write this tweet between shifts at the steel mill

Attn trolls: It's not "doxxing" to identify people who appeared in public at a rally and have given media interviews about their beliefs.

Last month, Flake joined every Senate R to confirm John Bush, who wrote birther blog posts, as a federal judge.

"If the people who wrote this bill were proud of it, they wouldn’t be forcing this vote in the dead of night." -- Mitch McConnell, 2009

My brain keeps returning to the sentence “a transgender heavy metal singer defeated the author of Virginia’s anti-trans bathroom bill."