Politics

IN BRIEF: A quick summary of AG Barr’s letter to Congress

March 24, 2019 6:09 pm

No coordination or collusion between Trump campaign and Russians

Michael Bloomberg has become the 2020 anti-candidate

March 24, 2019 6:23 am

He insults Democratic contenders, and sounds increasingly petty.

The vast attempt to undo the 2016 election has failed

March 23, 2019 9:54 am

History moves on. The NeverTrumpers cannot

Robert Mueller’s day off

March 22, 2019 6:14 pm

No indictments, Trump emboldened.

George Conway should wear ‘stone cold’ as a badge of honor

March 20, 2019 12:21 pm

Trump reserves that term for his most fearsome adversaries

Andrew Yang is the Democrat Ron Paul…except he might actually win

March 19, 2019 2:44 pm

Don’t underestimate the digital power of the #YangGang

How Biden loses

March 18, 2019 9:14 am

He’s just a familiar face who entails the fewest risks

Trump picks a fight with the ghost of John McCain…and loses

March 17, 2019 7:28 pm

A Trump attack is a mere projection of his own neuroses and anxieties

Michael Avenatti: Why Beto can’t win

March 17, 2019 6:20 pm

To beat Trump, the Democrats need a candidate who is as tough as him

Brexit, Trump’s wall, and the cynical inertia of the political class

March 15, 2019 11:58 am

In our democracies, politicians won’t do what people want

Ben Sasse poses as a Trump critic. Rand Paul votes like one

March 15, 2019 10:52 am

Many ‘Never Trumpers’ consider Paul a Trump loyalist and Sasse a staunch foe

Has Trumpism hit the wall?

March 14, 2019 5:54 pm

Trump remains the strongest force in the GOP. But what comes after him?

The right have redefined ‘emergency’ to pander to Trump

March 14, 2019 4:25 pm

Every Republican who voted with Trump placed their allegiance to a man over their allegiance to the country, and the constitution

Why Beto is a Beta

March 14, 2019 12:08 pm

He might think himself the next Bill Clinton, but he’s probably the next John Edwards

The question isn’t if Joe Biden will screw up: it’s when

March 14, 2019 11:46 am

Can anyone win the 2020 Democratic primary without destroying their chances in the general election?

The Democrats and the Jewish question

March 14, 2019 12:21 am

Talk of ‘Jexodus’ may be premature, but allegations of Democratic anti-Semitism will not stop

The Chinese must be furious. Imagine blowing $1.3m on Jeb!

March 13, 2019 10:56 am

If you’re paying to gain foreign influence, shouldn’t you buy off someone with...power?

Can you indict a sitting president?

March 12, 2019 10:25 am

The lawyers disagree

Vice vs vice: Cheney barbecues Pence in Georgia

March 11, 2019 9:13 pm

‘We’re getting into a situation when our friends and allies around the world that we depend upon are going to lack confidence in us’

To win, the Democrats need to be more like Trump

March 8, 2019 12:11 pm

Beyond hating the president, the party has little to offer. That needs to change if they want success in 2020

Why the Democrats have gone off Israel

March 8, 2019 7:57 am

The new generation of Democratic activists have views towards the Jewish state that are at best ambivalent, at worst hostile

The Democrats are becoming the party of the Jew-haters

March 7, 2019 2:59 pm

A party and a civilization in moral decline

Just how bad are Donald Trump’s grades?

March 6, 2019 5:10 pm

His apparently native intelligence may be a hoax. He's getting schooled.

Did Trump’s appearance win him the 2016 election?

March 6, 2019 11:01 am

Any major Democratic figure other than Clinton might have won, and all other Republicans other than Trump might have likely lost