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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.

Columns by Joseph Curl

Republicans (GOP) focus on Biden's economy to win elections Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

Republicans can win big in November if they focus on this single issue

With a bit more than 50 days to go until the midterm elections, one issue has risen to the top of voters' minds that recalls James Carville's mantra to then-candidate Bill Clinton when he ran the upstart's presidential campaign: It's the economy, stupid. Published September 14, 2022

President Joe Biden speaks from the Blue Room Balcony of the White House Monday, Aug. 1, 2022, in Washington, as he announces that a U.S. airstrike killed al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri in Afghanistan. One year after ending the war in Afghanistan, Biden and top national security officials speak less about counterterrorism and more about the political, economic, and military threats posed by China as well as Russia. (Jim Watson/Pool via AP, File)

Clueless Biden thinks inflation is at 0%

President Biden is nearly 80 years old. He was born way back in the middle of World War II, went to a prestigious academy as a boy, then a top university before attending law school. Published August 17, 2022

President Joe Biden takes his mask off after recovering from COVID-19 to speak in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 27, 2022. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

The COVID-19 pandemic is over, for real

Imagine if a 79-year-old man who shuffles about and has a slew of health issues (call them comorbidities if you want) caught COVID-19. Published July 27, 2022