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Tevi Troy

Tevi Troy

Tevi Troy, a regular contributor to Commentary, is a presidential historian and former White House aide. His first book was Intellectuals and the American Presidency: Philosophers, Jesters, or Technicians?

President Obama has asked Republicans what is the GOP objection to allowing individuals to buy into a larger insurance market. This is actually a longstanding...

The report in the Wall Street Journal that President Obama is preparing a $250 billion backup plan in case his trillion-dollar health-care overhaul fails is...

John, you've  already noted the irony of William Safire’s death on the eve of Yom Kippur, given that Safire was known for his annual break-the-fast...

Americans have, at best, a love-hate relationship with the life-sciences industry—the term for the sector of the economy that produces pharmaceuticals, biologics (like vaccines), and...