If the Texan loses to Donald Trump in Indiana, it will be a fitting coda to a campaign in which he’s failed to win over the Christian voters expected to form his base of support.
On this day in 1899, Edward Kennedy Ellington was born in Washington, D.C. Unlike most children born…
After a decade of battles, Republicans hope to call a referendum to amend the state constitution to require photo identification to cast a ballot.
Earlier this week, I wrote about the 1,500 government-maintained Confederate monuments that still exist around the U.S., from…
Why hasn’t the Texas senator managed to unite the Republican Party in opposition to Donald Trump? It’s not complicated.
The entertainer says his opponent wouldn’t have succeeded if she were a man—and overstates his own popularity among women.
The candidate: Ted Cruz The gaffe: Tuesday night, while Donald Trump was destroying him in the Northeast, the Texas…
Donald Trump has beaten the expectations throughout the presidential campaign, and he did it again on Tuesday. Though…
The Republican front-runner steamed ahead to five decisive wins on Tuesday night, while Hillary Clinton took four states, leaving only Rhode Island to Bernie Sanders.
Thomas Schroeder said the state’s strict new voting law did not unfairly prevent black voters from casting ballots.
A new report identifies some 1,500 memorials to the Civil War’s losing cause, from schools to state holidays, ranging from the Deep South to the Pacific Northwest.
The city agreed to the payout in the 2014 death of the 12-year-old boy, but civil lawsuits are a blunt tool to bring about departmental changes.
After criticizing the controversial legislation Thursday morning, the Republican gave an opaque and cryptic half-reversal Thursday evening.
A top aide to the Democratic front-runner has said there are women on her short list for VP.
The Republican candidate’s defense of transgender bathroom accommodations shows how his approach to the culture war differs from the standard social-conservative line.
Is the judicial system the right place to hold people to account for the lead-poisoning scandal?
The political world was in a New York state of mind Tuesday night, as voters from Montauk to…
The Republican frontrunner scores a sweeping win, as does Hillary Clinton, in the state they both call home.
The candidate: Son of New York Donald Trump The gaffe: Campaigning in Buffalo on Monday, Trump misstated the date…
With his grasp on the Republican nomination loosening, the entertainer is reshuffling his staff and pumping money into the race. Is it too late?