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Joseph Curl

Joseph Curl

Joseph Curl covered the White House and politics for a decade for The Washington Times. He can be reached at and on Twitter @josephcurl.

Articles by Joseph Curl


Donald Trump's an idiot, but he's also a fool

Donald Trump is really stupid -- or is he? He's atop the latest polls, people are buzzing about his every move, and he'll be the main target of the other wannabes at the first GOP debate early next month. Published July 26, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at FreedomFest in Las Vegas on July 11, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Donald Trump: Plant? Foil? Something's not right

What's the deal with Donald Trump? He can't possibly think he has a chance against a dozen highly qualified candidates, all but one of whom have held elective office, from governor to senator, for years. Published July 12, 2015

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton winks at a supporter following a rally, Sunday, June 14, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. Seeking an army of volunteers, Clinton is trying to build an organizational edge in Iowa as some of her lesser-known Democratic rivals clamor for attention in the state that tripped up her first presidential campaign. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Hillary aide defends roping off press corps

Team Hillary cordoned off reporters this weekend during a campaign trip to New Hampshire, and her top press aide on Monday said that is perfectly OK to do from time to time. Published July 6, 2015

In this Jan. 24, 2015, file photo, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

An embarrassing day for GOP presidential candidates

Republicans running for president in 2016 took a giant step backward last week as the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage is legal and must be allowed by all 50 states. Published June 28, 2015