Matt Bai

6 articles
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Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling needed funding for his ambitious video-game startup. Rhode Island politicians needed jobs and a vision for how to transform the state’s beleaguered economy. The story of a $75 million bet gone bust.

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The Buckeye State’s fortunes and the fight for credit.

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How “grand metaphors” drive politics.

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Lessons learned about Washington from investigating how the “grand bargain” fell apart.

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How the former U.N. weapon’s inspector and “loudest and most credible skeptic of the Bush administration’s contention that Hussein was hiding weapons of mass destruction” ended up embroiled in an Internet sex scandal involving underage girls.

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On the evolution of New Jersey’s governor.