Jacob Heilbrunn

biden

Republicans and Democrats are underestimating Biden — again

August 28, 2020 12:00 pm

The Democratic nominee has repeatedly been counted out only to bounce back

melania trump

Melania’s moment

August 25, 2020 11:47 pm

The First Lady finds her voice on night two of the RNC

joe biden

Sleepy no more: Joe Biden unmasked

August 21, 2020 9:22 am

The seemingly innocuous candidate has morphed into the most dangerous opponent Trump has ever faced

steve bannon

Does Steve Bannon’s arrest hurt the Trump reelection effort?

August 20, 2020 11:37 am

Trump seems intent on setting a Guinness Book of World Records for employing confidence men

kamala harris

Kamala Harris ticks all Biden’s boxes

August 11, 2020 5:18 pm

In a sense Biden must have been impressed by Harris’s skill at trashing her opponents

delay

Trump’s election delay tweet smacks of desperation

July 30, 2020 11:39 am

The strongman looks weak

trump

A disturbance in the Trump campaign

July 13, 2020 4:57 pm

Parscale’s ‘Death Star’ may soon meet its cinematic fate

mary

Mary, Mary, quite contrary

July 8, 2020 2:35 pm

Trump’s niece digs into the family psyche

john bolton

The ill-timed revelations of John Bolton

June 17, 2020 4:41 pm

The books hit Trump

military

How much does Trump’s rift with military brass matter?

June 15, 2020 5:34 pm

He knows that the military rank and file largely support him

protests

War footing: can Trump turn left-wing protests into victory?

June 1, 2020 10:23 pm

At bottom, Trump has always been an escape artist

washington

The Washington war zone

June 1, 2020 12:24 pm

The contrast between Reagan era optimism and Trump era decline could hardly be more striking

salvant

Salvant grace

May 13, 2020 5:38 pm

Cécile McLorin Salvant’s shock of the new

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If the NeverTrumpers are so insignificant, why is Trump so fixated on them?

May 5, 2020 5:07 pm

They’ll be waiting for you on the dark side of the Moonface

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Liberate…Michael Cohen?

April 17, 2020 4:52 pm

He’s siding with the rebels who are painting the economic shutdown as a plot not just against America but preeminently Trump himself

fauci

Has Fauci become the James Comey of the scientific community?

April 13, 2020 7:15 pm

Trump has sent a warning shot in the doctor’s direction

joe biden

How delaying the DNC helps Biden

April 2, 2020 6:01 pm

The original mid-July date simply allowed too much time to elapse between the Democratic and Republican conventions

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Donald Trump’s wishful Easter deadline is a trap for Democrats

March 25, 2020 11:28 am

Unlike the economy, he isn’t too big to fail

benny golson

Tenor badness

March 22, 2020 5:01 pm

Benny Golson, last legend of bebop

Joe Biden

Coronavirus keeps the spotlight on Trump and away from Joe Biden

March 20, 2020 3:17 pm

The less the latter appears in public, the more popular he will become

Bernie Sanders

Bedtime for Bernie

March 10, 2020 11:08 pm

The socialist sleeps tonight after Mini Tuesday thrashing

warren endorse

Warren’s decision not to endorse a candidate is a kind of endorsement

March 5, 2020 11:44 am

If she were truly committed to Sanders and his share-the-wealth gospel, she would plunge in

joe biden

Joe Biden could torch Trump

March 3, 2020 10:46 pm

Exit polls showed that moderate and conservative voters regarded Sanders as about as enticing as the coronavirus

klobuchar biden train

All aboard the Biden train

March 2, 2020 2:26 pm

Klobuchar & Co. are doing everything in their power to avoid running an impotent Sanders

Bernie Sanders

Sand-storm! Bernie is coming for Trump

February 22, 2020 11:54 pm

What happens in Vegas should scare the Trump