William Schneider,
a resident scholar at AEI, is one of the country's leading political commentators and is CNN's senior political analyst.  His columns appear regularly in National Journal and the Los Angeles Times.  He has also written extensively on politics and public opinion for the New Republic, The Atlantic Monthly, the Washington Post and other publications.  Mr. Schneider's analysis is regularly features on CNN's daily show, "Inside Politics."  He is co-author, with Seymour Martin Lipset, of The Confidence Gap: Business, Labor and Government in the Public Mind.  In 2001, he received the Julian P. Kanter Award for Excellence in Television from the American Association of Political Consultants.

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National Journal
1/24/04  "Saddam Tripped Up Dean"
1/17/04  "Expectations Great and Small"
1/10/04  "The Surging Front-Runner"
1/03/04  "Adjusting the Focus"
12/20/03  "It's All about Electability"
12/13/03  "How to Woo NASCAR Fans
12/06/03  "High-Wire President
11/22/03  "Dean's Visible Strength
11/15/03  "What Huey Long Knew
11/08/03  "The Expectations Game
11/01/03  "Putin's Arresting Move
10/25/03  "The Internet as ATM
10/18/03  "Democratic Dynamics" 
10/11/03  "The Triumph of Change
10/04/03  "Sagging Male Support
9/27/03  "Stature Isn't Enough
9/20/03  "Sticker Shock
9/13/03  "The Indie Dudes
9/08/03  "Hemorrhaging Trust
8/30/03  "Politics in the Center Ring" 
8/09/03  "Upscale Democrats' Darling" 
8/02/03  "War-Story Inflation" 
7/26/03  "Mr. I-Told-You-So" 
7/19/03  "On Second Thought" 
7/12/03  "California's 'Best Worst Choice'" 
7/05/03  "Connecting with the Wired Left" 
6/28/03  "The Abortion Wars" 
6/14/03  "The Hunt for a Winner" 
6/07/03  "Invitation to Unilateralism" 
5/31/03  "Preserving the Road Map" 
5/24/03  "'Security' Redefined" 
5/17/03  "Seeing Tax Cuts as Stimulating" 
5/10/03  "A Delicate Balance...." 
5/03/03  "The Turbo-Charged Challenger" 
4/26/03  "The Wide Partisan Divide" 
4/19/03  "Making Other Countries Nervous" 
4/12/03  "The Head of the Snake" 
4/05/03  "Nobody's Poodle Now" 
3/29/03  "This is Bush's War" 
3/22/03  "War Has Its Reasons" 
3/15/03  "A Worldwide Tide of Anti-Bush. . " 
3/08/03  "A Leadership Vacuum" 
3/01/03  "The French Have Their Own. . ." 
2/22/03  "From 'Yes, But' to 'We Told. . ." 
2/15/03  "The Cowboy and the Diplomat" 
2/08/03  "Still Asking 'Why Now?'" 
2/01/03  "Writing a How-To Textbook. . ." 
1/25/03  "Political Facts of Life May Be. . ." 
1/18/03  "The Big Juicy Target" 
1/04/03  "Time for Another Outsider?" 
1/04/03  "Unilateralism Wins Few Friends" 
12/21/02  "Let the Invisible Primary. . ." 
12/14/02  "Needed: A Tough, Credible. . ." 
12/07/02  "The Hispanic Power Outage . ." 
11/23/02  "What Would Defeating. . ." 
11/16/02  "A Popularity Contest" 
11/09/02  "The Bush Mandate" 
11/02/02  "Fretting Over the Economy" 
10/26/02  "Frightful Possibilities" 
10/19/02  "In War, the Mission Matters. . ." 
10/12/02  "Last Laugh May Be Lauten. . ." 
10/05/02  "The Democrats Backbone. . ." 
9/28/02   "'What Did You Do in the. . ." 
9/21/02   "A Question of Timing" 
9/14/02   "Not Yet Written on the Wind" 
9/07/02   "Critics From All Corners" 
8/31/02   "Bush's European Problem" 
8/10/02   "Prescription for Punishment" 
8/03/02   "The Democrats' Secret Weapon" 
7/27/02   "Big Business Loses Its Protector" 
7/27/02   "From Plus to Minus" 
7/20/02   "Like Father, Like Son?" 
7/13/02   "Say Hello to NASCAR Dads" 
7/06/02   "Israel Via Alabama" 
6/29/02   "A People-Watching Court" 
6/22/02   "Forcing the Pope's Hand" 
6/15/02   "Does the Solution Fit the . . ." 
6/08/02   "Triggering Unintended . . ." 
6/01/02   "White House Warnings Aid . . ." 
5/25/02   "Return of the Scandal Script" 
5/18/02   "Mommies, Daddies, and . . ." 
5/11/02   "Power to the Swing Voters" 
5/04/02   "When Abstinence Breeds . . ." 
4/27/02   "Israel's U.S. Defense Team" 
4/20/02   "The Secret Formula" 
4/13/02   "Warning Signals" 
4/06/02   "Deadly Miscalculations" 
3/30/02   "A Church Divided" 
3/23/02   "America Keeps On Trucking" 
3/16/02   "Truly Oppressed Minorities" 
3/09/02   "Reciprocal Hostility" 
3/02/02   "Cowboy Diplomacy" 
2/23/02   "Rewriting the Nation's . . ." 
2/16/02   "GOP: We'll Get Back to That" 
2/09/02   "Enron As Metaphor" 
2/02/02   "Long on Character, Short . . ." 
1/26/02   "Daddy Issues' Grab Center . . ." 
1/19/02   "The Mirror Image of Whitewater" 
1/12/02   "Same Box, New Bush" 
1/05/02   "And, They're Off!" 
12/15/01 "Domestic Issues Making. . ." 
12/08/01 "For Now, Lobbyists Own. . ." 
12/01/01 "New Hope for Mideast Peace" 
11/17/01 "Bush, the Volunteer Coordinator" 
11/10/01 "King of the World" 
11/03/01 "Insurance Against the Once. . ." 
10/27/01 "Not Exactly a Bush Flip-Flop" 
10/20/01 "Nation's New Attitudes. . ." 
10/13/01 "A Big-Government Bidding War" 
10/06/01 "A Cold War-Style Conflict" 
9/29/01   "A Generational Call to Arms" 
9/22/01   "America, the Lightening Rod" 
9/15/01   "Where Were You?" 
9/08/01   "Who Survives a  Political. . .  " 
9/01/01   "It's Still the Economy  . . .  " 
8/18/01   "Subduing the Stem-Cell  . . .  " 
8/11/01   "The Need to Reposition  . . .  " 
8/04/01   "Personality Politics  . . .  " 
7/28/01   "Is the Mandate of '94  . . .  " 
7/21/01   "Winning by Losing  . . .  " 
7/14/01   "President Lets Democrats  . . .  " 
7/07/01   "New Jersey, the Proving  . . .  " 
6/30/01   "His Out-of-Touch  . . .  " 
6/16/01   "The Danger of Going  . . .  " 
6/09/01   "The New Soccer Moms . . .  " 
6/02/01   "Did Big Tents' Collapse . . .  " 
5/26/01   "War of the Sun Belt Giants . . .  " 
5/19/01   "Government By Gender . . .  " 
5/12/01   "It's Cheney vs. Carter . . .  " 
5/05/01   "The 'Vision Thing' Isn't . . .  " 
4/28/01   "Elian Gonzalez Defeated . . . " 
4/21/01   "Bush Wins . . . " 
4/14/01   "Population Shifts Favor GOP" 
4/07/01   "White Men Can Jump" 
3/31/01   "GOP Heavyweights Again . . " 
3/24/01   "Bear Might Maul . . . " 
3/17/01   "Urban Politics Changes . . " 
3/10/01   "Charm Will Take Bush Only . . " 
3/03/01   "Public Not In A Forgiving Mood" 
2/24/01   "Why All The Smiles On the . . " 
2/17/01   "Simply 'Showing Strength' . ." 
2/10/01   "Florida Saved the Electoral . . " 
2/03/01   "Readin', Writin', and . . " 
1/27/01   "A Hard Line and a Smiling Face" 
1/20/01   "Israel's Unappealing Choices" 
1/13/01   "A Cabinet That Can Make . . "
1/06/01   "After Clinton A Wider Cultural . ." 
12/31/00 "Our Divide is Social . . "
12/23/00 "At Least It's Settled" 
12/16/00 "An Election - And Much . ." 
12/09/00 "Time is Running Out for . . "
12/02/00 "Why Al's Losing the . . ." 
11/18/00 "The Cost of Victory" 
11/11/00 "It Was All About Sex"
11/04/00 "Give Me an 'E'" 

10/28/00 "Al Gore's Problem . ."
10/21/00 "Beware the Two-Minded . ."
10/14/00 "Suddenly the Stakes . . "
10/07/00 "The 1960 Debates . ."

Los Angeles Times
12/14/03  "Bush-Dean Match-up..." 
1/05/03   "In His Image" (pdf)
6/09/02   "Bush's Role for America . . " (pdf)
3/31/02   "Politics Remain Stalemated" (pdf)
2/24/02   "A Reagan Echo" (pdf)
1/06/02   "Three War Stars Are Born" (pdf)
11/25/01 "Out of War, Peace?" (pdf)
10/28/01 "A Nation of Defiant . ." (pdf)

9/30/01   "A Long Term Plan? . ." (pdf)
8/05/01   "Japan's 'Koizumi Kool' . ." (pdf)
5/20/01   "California Left Twisting . ." (pdf)
2/11/01   "The Election Produces . ." (pdf)
11/05/00 "Photo Finish" (pdf)
5/28/00   "Who's Leading Whom?" (pdf)

Periodicals
Atlantic Monthly - February 2001 
"Clinton and the Democrats"