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Charles Hurt

Charles Hurt

Charles Hurt is the Opinion Editor and a columnist for The Washington Times. Often seen as a Fox News contributor on the cable network’s signature evening news roundtable, Mr. Hurt in his 20-year career has worked his way up from a beat reporter for the Detroit News and Washington correspondent for the Charlotte Observer before joining The Washington Times in 2003. He later served as D.C. bureau chief and White House correspondent for the New York Post and editor at the Drudge Report. He can be reached at

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President Joe Biden speaks during an event on COVID-19 vaccinations, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Monday, March 29, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Biden spending spree costs two Iraq Wars in three months

Meet Joe Biden, America's drunken sailor. When Mr. Biden first came to Washington during the previous mini-Ice Age, federal debt was about $450 billion -- a quaint little figure when you think about it these days. Published April 12, 2021

A nurse prepares a dose of COVID-19 vaccination at the Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center during COVID-19 vaccinations in Eagan, Minn., on Friday, March 5, 2021. Approximately 13,400 doses of the single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be administered at the Minnesota Vikings practice facility to health care workers and adults 65 years of age or older over the next few days. (John Autey/Pioneer Press via AP, Pool)

Why I refuse to take the Trump vaccine

Vaccines are a marvel of modern medicine that have saved countless millions of lives throughout the world. Operation Warp Speed will go down in history as a miracle of presidential vision. Published March 22, 2021

Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) **FILE**

John Kerry never got out of bed with Iran

Failed former Secretary of State John Kerry spent so much time wooing Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif during the Obama administration that people started talking. Published February 22, 2021

A deal for impeachment

A funny thing happened on the way to the impeachment forum in the U.S. Senate this week. Published February 12, 2021

President Donald Trump speaks near a section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, in Alamo, Texas. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) **FILE**

Canceling 'Swampus Horribilis'

With the result of the second impeachment charade a forgone conclusion in Washington, let us now turn to the final partisan tool remaining in Democrats' torture closet: The 14th Amendment. Published February 11, 2021

AOC: The Dirk Diggler of the 117th Congress

On trial now: the great Washington narcissist who constantly lies, sows political discord and incites riots. Let us call to the witness stand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the New York Democrat -- in defense of herself. Published February 4, 2021

"12 Rules for Life" author and clinical psychologist Jordan B. Peterson discusses free speech with YouTube's Dave Rubin, Jan. 1, 2019. (Image: YouTube, "The Rubin Report" screenshot) ** FILE **

The war on Jordan Peterson

Leftist hatred for the Canadian psychology professor Jordan Peterson is really something to behold. Published February 1, 2021