Columnist

Jeff Jacoby

An Op-Ed columnist and nationally recognized conservative voice, Jacoby was hired from the Boston Herald in 1987. He briefly practiced law and was a commentator for WBUR-FM. His awards include the 1999 Breindel Prize and the 2004 Thomas Paine Award.

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Deliver us from Scripture-citers

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The Bible is a sacred text, not Cliffs Notes for federal budgeteers.

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Arguable: Welcome, vernal equinox

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Jeff Jacoby’s weekly newsletter, featuring Oxford commas and parenting.

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The Gorsuch confirmation hearing is about politics, not law

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The Supreme Court is as political an institution as Congress and the presidency.

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Ditch Obamacare, and don’t stop there

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Here’s how Congress can replace a dysfunctional, expensive, and coercive health-care environment with something vastly better.