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Mickey Edwards
Mickey Edwards
Mickey Edwards spent 16 years in Congress and 16 years teaching at Harvard and Princeton. He is a director of The Constitution Project and wrote Reclaiming Conservatism.
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Imagining a Gingrich Presidency

He's confrontational, volatile, and self-aggrandizing -- but those aren't the only reasons his former colleagues fear him becoming leader of the free world. Mickey Edwards Dec 20, 2011

The Case for Jon Huntsman

Primaries cater to the fringes. But for a general election, a candidate must be more than a political cheerleader for a particular ideology. Mickey Edwards Sep 9, 2011

A Jolt to Hyper-Partisanship

Upset with polarization, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is calling for a nationwide cutoff of all campaign contributions Mickey Edwards Sep 7, 2011 Topos Graphics

How to Turn Republicans and Democrats Into Americans

An insider’s six-step plan to fix Congress Mickey Edwards July/August 2011 Issue

How Obama's Recent Speeches Complicate American Foreign Policy

The troubling implications for the United States in Egypt, in Libya, and on the Israel-Palestine question Mickey Edwards May 24, 2011

America's Bipolar Foreign Policy

The U.S. veers between realpolitik strategizing and pro-democracy moralizing. Can the best of both approaches help in the Middle East? Mickey Edwards Apr 26, 2011

Congress: Missing in Action

Congress' silent acquiescence to President Obama's authorization of force in Libya highlights a growing problem for American constitutional government Mickey Edwards Apr 23, 2011

Obama's False Premises for War

The president assumed authority for the Libyan adventure without permission from Congress, which is more brazen than Bush's march into Iraq Mickey Edwards Apr 1, 2011

Don't Gloat Over Lieberman's Exit

He may be too preachy for some tastes, but the Senator decided issues based on their merits, not party dictates Mickey Edwards Jan 20, 2011

Pink: The Color of Hope

As breast cancer awareness month winds down, one woman's battle with the disease reminds us to keep fighting Mickey Edwards Oct 25, 2010

Don't Blame the Tea Party

Democrats are expected to lose big in the coming election. Who is really responsible? Mickey Edwards Oct 25, 2010

Tone Deaf at the White House

A recent edition of the Washington Post shows just how out of touch the Obama administration has become Mickey Edwards Sep 1, 2010

Our Undemocracy

The recent primaries have shown how a democracy can breed unpopular leaders, opposed by the majority of their constituency Mickey Edwards Aug 26, 2010

The Business of Business

What giant corporations like General Motors and Bank of America can learn from a small town fish restaurant Mickey Edwards Aug 25, 2010

Not Stan the Man

McChrystal was wrong in failing to understand why the Constitution provides for a single top commander Mickey Edwards Jun 24, 2010

The Union Label

The SEIU's aggressive recruiting efforts reach a level of extortion even Al Capone never dreamed about Mickey Edwards Jun 24, 2010

The Difference Between Business and Government

Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina use their private sector success as proof they'd be good public servants. Why they should stop. Mickey Edwards Jun 13, 2010

The Constitutionalists

Though demand for the Constitution is skyrocketing, it's questionable whether Americans interpret it correctly Mickey Edwards Jun 2, 2010

The Grade Game

Why inflating students' grades endangers our democracy Mickey Edwards May 13, 2010

The Cleansing

Conservatives demand mindless conformity, driving independent thinkers from their ranks Mickey Edwards May 10, 2010 More Stories
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