James Freeman

James Freeman

Assistant editor, editorial page, The Wall Street Journal


2020欧洲杯APPJames Freeman is assistant editor of The Wall Street Journal's editorial page and author of the weekday Best of the Web column. He is the co-author of "Borrowed Time: Two Centuries of Booms, Busts and Bailouts at Citi," recognized as a New York Times Editors' Choice and a Financial Times Business Book of the Month. He is a contributor to the Fox News Channel and a host of "Deep Dive" on Fox Nation. Before joining the Journal in September 2007, James served as investor advocate at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where he encouraged the transformation of financial reporting technology to benefit individual investors. He is a graduate of Yale.

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Best of the Web

Biden’s Bigger Government

July 9, 2020 05:32 pm ET

The former vice president promises Obama-style taxes and red tape plus Trump-style trade fights.

Best of the Web

Biden’s Transformations

July 6, 2020 09:12 pm ET

Trying to prevent a second Trump term, the former vice president may have to explain what he did to impede the first one.

Best of the Web

Return of the Jobs Boom

2020欧洲杯APPJune 5, 2020 05:59 pm ET

May’s great hiring news sparks another media conspiracy theory.

Best of the Web

Regrets, Rod’s Had a Few

June 3, 2020 07:48 pm ET

Former deputy AG Rosenstein confirms there was never any collusion evidence, except perhaps in the creation of the anti-Trump dossier.

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Floyd vs. Looters

2020欧洲杯APPJune 2, 2020 09:30 pm ET

America’s mayors should listen to the brother of George Floyd.

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