The Corner

Feingold in 2012?

There has been a fair amount of chatter about President Obama facing a primary challenge from the left in 2012, and Russ Feingold’s name has been tossed around.

Feingold’s loss tonight will certainly add more weight to these rumors, however improbable they may seem. People will certainly be talking about/attempting to deconstruct this line from Feingold’s concession speech: “So it’s on to the next fight. It’s on to the next battle. It’s on to 2012, and it is on to our next adventure.”

Andrew Stiles — Andrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...

Most Popular


The Deflation of the Academic Brand

Trumpism is sometimes derided as an updated know-nothingism that rejects expertise and the input of credentialed expertise. Supposedly, professionals who could now save us tragically have their talent untapped as they sit idle at the Council on Foreign Relations, the economics Department at Harvard, or in the ... Read More