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Ed Rogers—Opinion Writer
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The Insiders: Yellen roars

In the midst of a lot of other events that have been monopolizing the headlines this week, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen did something very difficult and very important. Most of the political world wasn’t tuned in, but savvy traders were waiting for her comments Wednesday with a lot of trepidation. Yellen was pitch perfect in […]

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 12:58 pm Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: Obama throws in the towel on Cuba

President Obama’s announcement that he is reestablishing diplomatic relations with Cuba is not a cause for celebration, and it is not a success for the president. It is a gift for an enemy of the United States and American ideals. The United States can do a lot more for Cuba than Cuba can do for […]

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 12:33 pm Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: Jeb Bush’s smart announcement

As soon as former Florida Governor Jeb Bush announced in a Facebook post yesterday morning that he is going to “actively explore the possibility of running for President of the United States,” the usual suspects began parsing his words and trying to determine their hidden meaning. Well, in this case, it is best just to […]

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 12:55 pm Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: Cruz and Warren are a lot alike

In case we needed convincing, last week proved that Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) are mirror images of each other. Both are wildly popular among the extremist elements of their respective bases, and these days that means they are included in every conversation about who the next president of the United States […]

Posted on 16 December 2014 | 11:56 am Author: Ed Rogers

The Insiders: The Democrats have come unhinged

Clearly, the Democrats are still wobbly after the punch they took in November. Between the intra-party backlash over the one-sided Senate intelligence committee report on the CIA and the showdown drama over the $1.1 trillion spending bill, it is obvious that the Democrats are unhinged — and they haven’t even officially been removed from office […]

Posted on 12 December 2014 | 2:56 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.