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The Weekly Standard Confab

Jun 17, 2017

Fred Barnes talks with Eric Felten about why the GOP should focus, not on broad tax reform, but on tax cutting. Philip Terzian talks British politics in the wake of Theresa May's disastrous snap-election.


Jun 10, 2017

Fred Barnes tells Eric Felten about the rules Trump lives by. And Michael Warren talks about how living by those rules helped get the president in his Comey mess.


Jun 3, 2017

Fred Barnes talks about the tricky balancing act of Virginia GOP gubernatorial
hopeful Ed Gillespie; and Lee Smith explains the international politics of Wonder Woman.


May 28, 2017

Fred Barnes joins host Eric Felten to talk about GOP hopes to get things done even with President Trump pulling down the party like a boat anchor. Thomas Joscelyn tells us how not to lose the 9/11 wars. And John McCormack unravels the conspiratorial nonsense around Seth Rich's murder.


May 22, 2017

Michael Warren joins host Eric Felten to talk about another week dominated by the Trumpiest of tempests. Will the appointment of a Special Counsel calm the waters? Then Philip Terzian comes by to tell us about outrage over Turkish security men beating and bloodying protestors on the streets of Washington, DC.

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