Peter Wehner

The Political Magic of C.S. Lewis

Lewis knew that a faith-informed conscience could advance justice and that Christianity played an enormous part in establishing the concept of natural rights and the dignity of the human person. But he also believed that no political party can come close to approximating God’s ideal.


Longing for Uplift

Americans want to believe everyone has a fair chance to succeed.


The Comprehensive Case Against Donald Trump

The Trump oeuvre – what he has said, and done, and shown over the course of his life and this campaign — leads to an unfortunate but inescapable conclusion: Donald J. Trump is manifestly unfit to be president of the United States.

George Orwell’s Fierce Modesty

Orwell’s commitment to seek truth fiercely and bravely, while acknowledging that it is only one man’s truth, is a balance very few of us achieve.

Under the Dark Spell of Trump, Jerry Falwell Jr. Is Damaging Public Christian Witness

With his partisan, reckless comments, the Evangelical celebrity dishonors his Christian faith.

VIDEO: Trump says he won’t deport all illegal immigrants

On August 24, 2016, EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner appeared on MSNBC’s “The Last Word” to discuss Donald Trump’s softening on immigration issues and the backlash from some prominent conservative supporters. Click here to watch the video.

VIDEO: Could Trump’s Troubles Cost Him RNC Cash?

EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner appeared on MSNBC’s “The Last Word” to discuss the growing number of Republicans who are calling on the RNC to pull cash from Donald Trump’s campaign.

VIDEO: Peter Wehner Discusses Trump, Clinton on CNN

EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner appeared on CNN’s “Newsroom” to discuss the latest developments in the 2016 presidential race, including Donald Trump’s erratic campaign and Hillary Clinton’s attempts to earn the trust of voters.

VIDEO: Will Pence Make a Difference to Trump’s Election Result?

EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner appeared on CNBC to discuss presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump’s selection of Mike Pence as his running mate, and whether that selection would have any effect on the outcome of the 2016 race.

Beware of Blind Spots

An open letter to the Ford Foundation on inequality.