Bruce Reed


Monkey Do

Yet for those of us who served in the early Clinton White House, the little ways the Bush administration has tried so hard to look different are less striking than the one big way it looks familiar. A Southern governor with lots of charm but an uncertain mandate wins the presidency by promising to take… Read more »

Embarrassment of Riches

But a funny thing happened on the way to the class war: The rich won, and the rest of the country hardly noticed. If the masses are about to storm the gates, they forgot to tell their representatives in Congress. This month, the Senate will decide whether to make permanent the repeal of the estate… Read more »

The 2002 State of the Union Address

The attacks on our nation changed all of us. We pray more and bicker less, worry more and earn less, drink more and travel less. But no one has been transformed more than your president. Tonight, I stand before you as a new man, ready to build a new nation. Our first task is to… Read more »

The 2002 State of the Union Address

The attacks on our nation changed all of us. We pray more and bicker less, worry more and earn less, drink more and travel less. But no one has been transformed more than your president. Tonight, I stand before you as a new man, ready to build a new nation. Our first task is to… Read more »