Donald Trump


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

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The first 2020 presidential debate — live blog

September 29, 2020 7:25 pm

With commentary from Amber Athey, Bridget Phetasy, Caroline McCarthy, Chadwick Moore, Dominic Green, Freddy Gray, Jacob Heilbrunn, Matt McDonald and Stephen L. Miller


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


Sorry, but tonight’s Biden vs Trump debate will disappoint

September 29, 2020 8:22 am

The fight-night format almost always flatters to deceive


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


Who cares about Trump’s tax returns?

September 28, 2020 5:05 am

The New York Times’s big splash doesn’t make enough waves


Confessions of the secret suburban Trump moms: California

September 26, 2020 8:04 am

‘We’re like Freemasons: we have our own secret code’


Who cares what Harry and Meghan think about Trump?

September 23, 2020 5:10 am

Meghan’s views, sans title and sans husband, would not feature in an influential magazine

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‘Notorious RBG’ and her triumph over tribalism

September 19, 2020 11:44 am

Even as the body grew frail, her mind remained a prize-fighter

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Trump’s latest accuser is believable. Thanks to #MeToo, it doesn’t matter

September 18, 2020 4:09 pm

Amy Dorris will not be treated like Tara Reade


Donald Trump: defender of liberalism

September 18, 2020 5:43 am

How did it come to pass that Donald Trump, repudiator of American civility and decency, was the leader to speak these words?

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Could Trump save the capital letter?

September 17, 2020 12:18 pm

The first alphabets solely comprised capitals


Scrap presidential debates — but not this year

September 17, 2020 11:36 am

The debates simplify, dramatize and canalize all the confusions of politics in a colossal world power into verbal boxing matches.


America’s allies don’t like Trump. So what?

September 17, 2020 11:11 am

The Pew Research Center offers all emotion and no evidence


Does Trump deserve a Nobel Peace Prize?

September 14, 2020 8:57 am

Good foreign policy-making needs leadership, decisiveness and, every now and then, a spot of dangerous heresy


What Bahrain’s deal with Israel really means

September 11, 2020 10:19 pm

Trump is bringing major changes to the Middle East

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Leading vs lying

September 11, 2020 12:43 pm

It’s hard to take Bob Woodward’s gotcha gambit seriously

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What the hell happened to Bob Woodward?

September 11, 2020 9:48 am

The legendary reporter has a problem with the truth


What will happen in the debates?

September 11, 2020 5:46 am

A tie would be a Biden victory


People trust the media less than Trump on COVID. Here’s why

September 10, 2020 1:59 pm

Congratulations, esteemed colleagues: you did it


Courting favor: is Trump remaking the conservative legal movement?

September 10, 2020 12:36 pm

The Federalist Society is the hardest hit