Politics
Politics
Oct. 31 2016 1:41 PM“Plugging My Nose and Voting for Trump”Our panel of Trump-averse Republican voters on who they have finally decided to vote for.
Oct. 31 2016 5:53 AMAmerica, There Is a Better Way to VoteMaybe Trump’s ascendance will finally force us to see it.
Oct. 27 2016 5:17 PMListomaniaDonald Trump’s list of supporters is worth tens of millions of dollars. But who owns it?
Oct. 24 2016 8:39 PMThe Most Astute Analysis of American Politics in 2016? SNL’s “Black Jeopardy!” Sketch.It had more to say about class and race than a thousand tenderly crafted portraits of the white working class.
Oct. 20 2016 11:43 AMDonald Trump’s Virtuosic Lies at the Final Debate, DebunkedLet’s do this one more time.
Oct. 20 2016 3:37 AMSpinning the UnspinnableTrump’s surrogates can’t defend his attack on democracy so they’re pretending it didn’t happen.
Oct. 20 2016 1:32 AMTrump’s Final Debate Was a Slow-Motion MeltdownIt was the election in miniature.
Oct. 19 2016 4:02 PMHow a Rival Political Operative in 1992 Handled a Dossier on Bill Clinton’s Secret Black SonThe guy threw it in the fireplace. Today, the rumor’s on CNN.
Oct. 19 2016 5:15 AMMake Them Squirm, Chris WallaceOur hopes and dreams for what the Fox News anchor should ask Trump and Clinton at the final debate.
Oct. 17 2016 4:43 PMThere Is a Conspiracy to Rig the Election, and Donald Trump Is Part of ItForget the lurid fiction about voter fraud. Trump and the GOP are openly attacking the legitimacy of black voting.
Oct. 16 2016 8:00 PMIt Lost Black Voters. Now It’s Losing Latinos. What’s Left Is a Broken, White GOP.Donald Trump is accelerating a process that began half a century ago.
Oct. 14 2016 4:27 PMThe Calm Despite the StormAt a “normal” Trump rally in Cincinnati.
Oct. 14 2016 1:49 PMThe Things That Finally Made Republicans Renounce TrumpOver two years.
Oct. 13 2016 1:12 PMSouth Dakota’s Proxy War Over Political TransparencyA state ballot measure is proving it takes money in politics to fight money in politics.
Oct. 11 2016 3:45 PMDonald Trump’s Solution to Islamophobia Is to Make Life Worse for MeAsked about Islamophobia in the town hall, Trump decided to blow a dog whistle.
Oct. 31 2016 9:17 AMDonald Trump Is on the Ballot Next Week. Why Are We Talking About Emails?  One candidate is a threat to the very workings of government, and it’s not the one who maybe, possibly, tried to thwart FOIA.
Oct. 28 2016 5:14 PMWhy the “October Surprise” Is DeadWhatever they reveal, the new Weiner emails probably won’t hurt Clinton. Tribalism reigns.
Oct. 26 2016 5:34 PMThe Most Depressing Focus Group EverTwo hours with 12 undecided voters who hate Trump, Clinton, politicians, polls, and what social media is doing to America.
Oct. 21 2016 10:55 AMRudy Giuliani vs. Donald TrumpWho would you vote for?
Oct. 20 2016 8:41 AMTrump Is a MadmanThe third debate settles it: He’s not just cynical. He’s paranoid.
Oct. 20 2016 2:12 AMDonald Trump vs. AmericaHe’s no longer running against Hillary Clinton. He’s running against our democracy itself.
Oct. 19 2016 7:00 PMWhat Twitter Pundits Are Saying About the Final Presidential DebateCheck out the instant spin room.
Oct. 19 2016 10:36 AM“Let’s Just Talk About Donald Trump Again”Down-Ballot Democrats are running unimaginative one-note campaigns. Are they working?
Oct. 17 2016 5:56 PMBarack Obama Is Coming to a Statehouse Near YouHe’s focusing his post-presidency on a matter that bedeviled his two terms: gerrymandering.
Oct. 17 2016 3:56 PMDick Cheney vs. Donald TrumpWho would you vote for?
Oct. 14 2016 7:33 PMSpringtime for DonaldLet’s just say it: Trump sounds more and more like Hitler.
Oct. 14 2016 4:25 PMThe 18 Craziest Days in Modern Presidential PoliticsHow a close race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump turned into a national referendum on misogyny and sexual assault.
Oct. 14 2016 5:45 AMThe New Bellwether DemocratsWhy the party might score important victories in Missouri even if the state goes for Trump.
Oct. 12 2016 8:00 AMHow We Bungled Nation-Building in AfghanistanAmerican officials ignored repeated warnings about Afghanistan’s corrupt government.
Oct. 11 2016 9:55 AMWhere Trump Is Still KingHis campaign is imploding, his poll numbers diving. But at Donald Trump’s rallies, nothing has changed.

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