2020 election


Pence takes Harris to the cleaners in VP debate

October 7, 2020 11:19 pm

But most of the media will fashion Harris into a girlboss who resisted Pence’s mansplaining efforts


Here’s what to expect from VP Pence at tonight’s debate

October 7, 2020 3:34 pm

Will Pence again be the yin to Trump’s yang?

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Cockburn’s VP debate drinking game

October 7, 2020 1:51 pm

One sip if Harris says something most of your group considers to be inauthentic


The election is Joe Biden’s to lose

October 7, 2020 6:38 am

If Biden wins Florida, he might as well start measuring the drapes in the Oval Office


It’s far too early to write off Donald Trump

October 6, 2020 5:09 pm

Two key factors point to him winning in four weeks’ time


The media meltdown over Trump’s ‘Covita’ moment

October 6, 2020 8:34 am

His remarks couldn’t have been better formulated to make his critics’ blood boil


Godforsaken: religion is vanishing from American politics

October 5, 2020 9:17 am

The country is undergoing a Great Unraveling

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Trump’s enemies badly want him to survive coronavirus

October 2, 2020 6:45 pm

Trump dying a prosaic death from coronavirus while still holding power would actually distress the pundit class

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The real reason for Pope Francis’s disgraceful Pompeo snub

October 2, 2020 1:35 pm

We’ve never seen the text of the Vatican-Beijing pact


Staying positive

October 2, 2020 12:02 pm

The left is in a paroxysm of delight over the President’s diagnosis

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Trump campaign urges staffers exposed to COVID to self-quarantine

October 2, 2020 11:33 am

Bill Stepien also advised that some public events through the campaign would be ‘taken down’


When a president gets sick

October 2, 2020 5:11 am

The White House is right to show an ‘abundance of caution’

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No need to freak out about early voting

October 1, 2020 10:44 pm

Several key swing states already experience high volumes of mail-in ballots


Trump’s right, the US election could easily be rigged

October 1, 2020 9:23 am

The voting system is ripe for manipulation


What if no one accepts the election result?

October 1, 2020 3:58 am

We could be heading for a democratic disaster


Will the economy recover enough to help Trump win?

September 30, 2020 3:14 pm

Today’s data drop reveals a mixed bag of economic updates

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The debate was a mud-wrestling match — and Biden won

September 30, 2020 5:54 am

The Democratic candidate’s team will be delighted

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The debate was no disaster for Biden — but Trump won

September 29, 2020 11:57 pm

Joe Biden did not drool in his shoe or utterly lose the thread of the discussion. So he exceeded expectations


Trump was his own worst enemy in the first debate

September 29, 2020 11:31 pm

The President squandered numerous opportunities to let Biden hang himself with his own words


Trump and Biden campaigns argue over rules hours before first debate

September 29, 2020 2:08 pm

Drug tests, ear pieces and COVID-19 deaths are allegedly all on the table


Which drugs should Biden take? 

September 29, 2020 4:04 am

Cockburn considers his options ahead of tonight’s debate


The Trump campaign’s best line of attack against Joe Biden

September 28, 2020 11:36 pm

Biden has built his career on being dishonest to working-class Americans


EDITORIAL: The danger this time

September 28, 2020 5:11 pm

The promise to live and let live rather than treat every political battle as all-out war to the death is breaking down


The post that ends the Trump presidency

September 28, 2020 4:33 pm

At last, weve got him


Their rantings betray them

September 27, 2020 2:47 pm

Democratic leaders are being drawn into battle on ground less favorable than that which they already occupy