Pat Buchanan has been a senior adviser to three presidents, twice a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination and the presidential nominee of the Reform Party in 2000. Buchanan has written eight books, including four New York Times best-sellers. He is married to the former Shelley Ann Scarney, a member of the White House staff from 1969 to 1975.

My Articles

June 30, 2017, 6:08 AM EDT
We should tell South Korea that if she desires a nuclear deterrent against an attack by the North, she should build it.
June 27, 2017, 5:54 AM EDT
If Gov. Bruce Rauner and his legislature in Springfield do not put a budget together by Friday, the Land of Lincoln will be the first state in the Union to see its debt plunge into junk-bond status.
June 23, 2017, 6:21 AM EDT
Prediction: Democrats will not go into the 2018 Congressional elections with San Fran Nan as the party's face and future. No way. As President Kennedy said, "Sometimes party loyalty asks too much."
June 20, 2017, 4:14 AM EDT
If Moscow is not bluffing, we could be headed for U.S.-Russian collision in Syria.
June 16, 2017, 4:50 AM EDT
Like many before him, Hodgkinson was a malevolent man of the hating and hard left.
June 13, 2017, 4:48 AM EDT
President Trump may be chief of state, head of government and commander in chief, but his administration is shot through with disloyalists plotting to bring him down.
June 9, 2017, 7:04 AM EDT
If Trump is brought down on the basis of what Putin correctly labels "nonsense," this city will have executed a nonviolent coup against a constitutionally elected president.
June 6, 2017, 4:28 AM EDT
We are at war. And the imams of Islam need to answer the question: "Whose side are you on?"
June 2, 2017, 4:44 AM EDT
Message to America: After investing hundreds of billions and 2,000 U.S. lives in the 15 years since 9/11, we are further from victory than we have ever been. Stated starkly, the war in Afghanistan is slowly being lost.
May 30, 2017, 6:21 AM EDT
By the time Air Force One started down the runaway at Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily, to bring President Trump home, the Atlantic had grown markedly wider than it was when he flew to Riyadh.
May 26, 2017, 5:40 AM EDT
For a century, Americans lived comfortably with the honoring, North and South, of the men who fought on both sides. But today's America is not the magnanimous country we grew up in.
May 23, 2017, 5:12 AM EDT
By what authority did The Washington Post reveal code-word intelligence secrets? Where in the Constitution or U.S. law did the Post get the right to reveal state secrets every U.S. citizen is duty bound to protect?
May 19, 2017, 5:57 AM EDT
A debilitating and potentially dangerous time for President Trump has now begun, courtesy of his deputy attorney general.
May 16, 2017, 5:37 AM EDT
On publication day of my memoir of Richard Nixon's White House, President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. Instantly, the media cried "Nixonian," comparing it to the 1973 Saturday Night Massacre. Yet, the differences are stark.
May 12, 2017, 4:51 AM EDT
After 1989, no new national consensus emerged over what ought to be our role in the World. What should we stand for? What should we fight for?
May 9, 2017, 8:31 AM EDT
For two years, this writer has been consumed by two subjects.
May 5, 2017, 7:22 AM EDT
The left had it all. But then they blew it, beginning at Berkeley.
May 2, 2017, 6:55 AM EDT
Whatever happens to Trump, the respect and regard the mainstream media once enjoyed are gone. Public opinion of the national press puts them down beside the politicians they cover — and for good reason.
April 28, 2017, 6:01 AM EDT
Has President Donald Trump outsourced foreign policy to the generals? So it would seem.
April 25, 2017, 4:30 AM EDT
Ominously for U.S. ties, 61 percent of French voters chose Le Pen, Fillon or radical Socialist Jean-Luc Melenchon. All favor looser ties to America and repairing relations with Vladimir Putin's Russia.