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Ed Rogers—Opinion Writer
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Ed Rogers - The Washington Post - "Post Partisan Opinion Writer"

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The Insiders: Will Democrats cheer for record government revenue?

Recently, the Obama Treasury Department announced that the government collected record revenue in 2014. Is this a cause for celebration? If the government is taking in more money than ever, is it a sign of collective achievement or another sign that President Obama is driving us down? I would love to hear a Democrat campaigning […]

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 8:00 am Author: Ed Rogers

The Democrats are running, but President Obama won’t let them hide

It is a constant frustration among Republicans that Democrats never seem to get called out for talking to the right back home and then governing to the left here in Washington. Well, maybe with some help from President Obama, voters will start to listen and recognize how deceptive the Democrats have been. Yesterday, on Al […]

Posted on 21 October 2014 | 5:23 pm Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: What is Ron Klain supposed to do about Ebola?

Why would President Obama appoint someone to the newly formed position of “Ebola czar” who doesn’t know Ebola from Shinola? Clearly, it was a considered judgment on behalf of the president and his team. So why would they do something that would so obviously be subject to criticism and do little to calm the frenzy? […]

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:35 am Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: Ebola is urgent; Iran is important

In politics, it is not unusual for the urgent to overwhelm the important. And today is no exception. Right now, every candidate everywhere is talking about Ebola, because the Ebola epidemic it is what is driving the news. That’s not to say that this issue isn’t urgent, but with just 18 days left until the […]

Posted on 17 October 2014 | 3:35 pm Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: We don’t know what the White House is hiding

Typically, the practice of avoiding making any controversial announcements or decisions in the weeks leading up to an election is something of an artful and hopefully discreet exercise – even if it obvious what is happening, there is usually a fig leaf of cover. Apparently, the Obama administration has abandoned the “artful” aspect of this exercise. In […]

Posted on 16 October 2014 | 4:02 pm Author: Ed Rogers

Ed Rogers
Opinion Writer

Ed Rogers is an opinion wrtier for the Washington Post PostPartisan, offering commentary from a conservative perspective. He is also chairman of the lobbying and communications firm BGR Group, which he founded with now-Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour in 1991. Rogers has been involved with numerous Republican political campaigns, including the presidential campaigns of Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. In the first Bush White House, he reported to chief of staff John Sununu. In the Reagan White House, he worked in the office of political affairs. Read more about Rogers.