US Politics


Exclusive: half of Americans support Trump bypassing Congress for COVID relief

August 13, 2020 6:41 pm

A new poll shows that Trump’s executive order has 51 percent support


Will Trump win Minnesota?

August 13, 2020 5:37 pm

An Emerson poll has him within the margin of error


The UAE-Israel deal is a triumph of Trump’s personal diplomacy

August 13, 2020 2:09 pm

The usual suspects will minimize this breakthrough

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Does Seattle deserve better than Carmen Best?

August 12, 2020 9:00 pm

The citys first black police chief was effectively hounded out of office by gangs of predominantly white protesters


Kamala chameleon

August 12, 2020 3:38 pm

Harris was a bad presidential candidate in 2019. But that does not make her a bad running mate for Joe Biden in 2020


Cuomo’s nursing home death blame game

August 12, 2020 2:35 pm

Only the right is willing to hold him to account


The war for your mind

August 12, 2020 11:57 am

The Russians are coming. Again

Harris is good news/bad news for the Trump campaign

August 12, 2020 5:05 am

‘Sleepy Joe’ hasn’t worked as an attack line. ‘Phony Kamala’ might


Will it be Biden-Harris or Harris-Biden?

August 11, 2020 7:51 pm

The rich will do well in Biden-Harris America, the middle class will be in life support and the violent will be unhampered


President Kamala, mistress of puppets?

August 11, 2020 7:06 pm

Not so fast

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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


Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

August 11, 2020 4:36 pm

Cop a load of this

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What if Biden picks a white woman?

August 11, 2020 9:51 am

Candidates who would have thrilled the woke vanguard four years ago are ‘devils’

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Trump’s Art of the Executive Order

August 11, 2020 9:28 am

This President was supposed to be better, or at least different

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Donald Trump isn’t mad

August 11, 2020 7:06 am

The President on the couch

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Should Kamala Harris pay reparations?

August 10, 2020 7:04 pm

A bad idea whose time has come

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Joe Biden should debate

August 10, 2020 2:24 pm

He’ll probably win

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Don’t hold your breath for an Ilhan Omar upset

August 10, 2020 1:47 pm

Omar isn’t going anywhere

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There is no ‘do no harm’ VP pick

August 10, 2020 8:56 am

Kamala Harris or Susan Rice would do little to energize Biden’s campaign

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The Greens turn red

August 9, 2020 11:35 am

Howie Hawkins’s nomination has moved his party further towards the fringe

New York vs NRA — and the silencing of dissent

August 9, 2020 6:50 am

A new lawsuit aims to dissolve the five-million strong advocacy group

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Why are black Americans likelier to die of COVID than Latinos?

August 8, 2020 2:34 pm

Latino poverty is no less than black poverty and Latino access to quality healthcare is no better than for black Americans

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Meet Gen Z GOP, a group of confused liberals

August 8, 2020 2:06 pm

The years-old progressivism of the new ‘Republican’ kids on the block


What’s on the agenda?

August 7, 2020 5:47 pm

Trump unveils manufacturing promises for a second term

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Hidin’ Biden’s basement convention

August 6, 2020 1:45 pm

The former VP oscillates between alarming porousness and inexplicable hostility