John Dickerson

John Dickerson is a CBS senior national correspondent and Chief Political Analyst. He is also a Contributing Writer to The Atlantic and is co-host of the Slate Political Gabfest.

All the Presidents’ Dirty Tricks

The president tweeted Monday: “Most politicians would have gone to a meeting like the one Don Jr attended in order to get info on an opponent. That’s politics!” This was a shortened version of the answer the president gave during his press conference with the French President last week. “Politics,” he said, “is not the nicest business.”