Jim covered Congress and The White House during the George W. Bush administration for The Washington Times, and worked as a reporter, editorial writer and columnist for newspapers in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and California. He has appeared on the Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, C-Span, and many local and national talk radio shows to talk politics and policy.
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Attendees listen as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. As he enters his second term Obama, has shed the aura of a hopeful consensus builder determined to break partisan gridlock and adopted a more confrontational stance with Republicans. Photographer: Scott Eells/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Barack Obama