So as noted earlier, we’ll suspend blogging until a bit before the State of the Union Address, which will be delivered at 9:00 PM EST. Rest up if you can!

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.