Alec MacGillis

5 articles

The Patriot

Philanthropist and private equity mogul David Rubenstein is lauded for his patriotic donations, including half the cost of repairing the Washington Monument. He also helped save a controversial tax break billionaires love.


The Unelectable Whiteness of Scott Walker

The formative years of the Republican star.


Chris Christie's Entire Career Reeks

“The problem with Christie isn’t merely that he is a bully. It’s that his political career is built on a rotten foundation.”


Scandal at Clinton Inc.

Doug Band gets close to, then falls out with, Bill and Hillary.


The Permanent Candidate

What makes Rick Perry run?