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George Will: Trump Has Only Been Pro-life For About 15 Minutes

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Washington Post columnist George Will questioned Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s pro-life stance. Will said, “Well, there’s a policy dimension and a process dimension to running for president. On the policy side, on abortion, he


George Will: ‘I Think We May Have Passed Peak Trump’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Washington Post columnist George Will said in light of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) winning more states in yesterday’s Republican primary, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump may have may have peaked. Partial transcript


George Will Hints at Going Third-Party if It’s Trump vs Hillary

On Tuesday’s broadcast of Hugh Hewitt’s radio show, Washington Post columnist George Will discussed the prospects of a contest between Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump and Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton. Will speculated that a good number of Democrats would


George Will: Beating Hillary Less Important Than Stopping Trump

As the end of the year approaches, Donald Trump is solidly ensconced at the top of the Republican polls nationally. The man just behind him? Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), an establishment bugaboo. The establishment’s favorite candidate, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), is currently running far behind in national polling, a distant third in Iowa, and in a deadlock with Cruz and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie for second in New Hampshire.


Watch: Trump Slams Will, Krauthammer, Hayes

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump criticized Fox News Contributors George Will, Charles Krauthammer, and Stephen Hayes at a rally in Mesa, Arizona on Wednesday. Trump said, “Drudge is great. How good is Drudge, right? Great guy. he’s a great guy.

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George Will: Ben Carson Is ‘A Placeholder for Anybody But Hillary’

Tuesday on Fox New Channel’s “Special Report,” Washington Post columnist George Will dismissed the possibility of GOP presidential front-runner Ben Carson being the eventual nominee by describing him as the “anybody but Hillary” candidate, referring to Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary


George Will: Trump a ‘Whiner and a Crybaby’

On Sunday’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Washington Post columnist George Will said Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign has hit its high point and he now seems like a “whiner and a crybaby.” Will said, “If you believe as I think


Abbott Signals Texas Supreme Court Justice Willett for Top Pick

During the Republican presidential debates on Wednesday evening, Texas Governor Greg Abbott tweeted that he would recommend to the winning candidate that they appoint Texas Supreme Court Justice Don R. Willett to the U.S. Supreme Court. The topic of what kind of judges the candidates would appoint to serve on the nation’s highest court was a question posed to the candidates during the debates.


George Will Compares Kim Davis to Segregationist George Wallace

On “Fox News Sunday With Chris Wallace,” Washington Post columnist George Will said Rowan Co., KY clerk Kim Davis, who is being jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, is much like segregationist governors Orval Faubus and George Wallace, who attempted


Will: Information Will Come Out Showing Trump is ‘Unprincipled’

This week on “Fox News Sunday,” Washington Post columnist George Will said voters are not going to like finding out information about Donald Trump’s past, which will show he is both “uncouth” and “unprincipled.” [Relevant portion at 4:00 mark] “There is


Trump Hits Critic George Will for Failing to Disclose Wife’s Affiliation to Walker Campaign

Mari Maseng Will is an advisor to Walker’s campaign, according to the Washington Examiner. Will disclosed his wife’s work in a June 3 Washington Post column but didn’t describe her role. The Examiner goes on to note all of the times Will praised Walker as a “pure Reaganite” and the GOP’s “most potent” candidate. He’s certainly not wrong: Walker resonates powerfully with the base and stormed a July 20 Iowa poll.

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’93 Members of the CA Legislature Have Never Had Sex’

Syndicated columnist George Will told the inaugural “Disinvitation Dinner” of the William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale that “93 members of the California legislature have never had sex.” Will was referring to the fact that 93 legislators in the California Senate and Assembly voted to pass last year’s SB 967, the so-called “yes means yes” or affirmative consent law, which requires students at state-funded colleges to obtain permission from each other for every stage of sexual contact.

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Will: Rand Best Positioned to Attack WH ‘Caesarism’

Columnist George Will argued Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is “the candidate most apt to push back against the Caesarism that’s enveloped the presidency” on Tuesday’s “Special Report” on the Fox News Channel. “His strengths are, among other things, that he


George Will: ‘Orwellian’ Hillary ‘Deeply Sinister’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” in discussing the growing scandal over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton exclusively emailing all official State Department business using her private email account, Washington Post columnist George Will gave a scathing rebuke of