Many Europeans see the rise of Trump as part of a broad and disturbing trend towards far-right nativist nationalism.
Trump’s only viable road to the White House requires him to improve his standing within a group that has favored the GOP, but been cool to Trump.
The billionaire consistently beat out his Republican opponents in the U.S. presidential race among the voters who matter.
By speaking to the discontents of neglected groups of voters, the two men—who share little else in common—have both found political success.
This presidential contest has been marked by unusually consistent cultural loyalties since it began, which could say a lot about the final result.
If Bernie Sanders hangs in until the Democratic nomination convention in July, three of the past five nominating fights will have gone the distance.
The Democrat has made historic gains in national polls, but it still might not be enough to overtake Hillary Clinton.
It wasn’t perfect, but critics forget that the legislation was a bipartisan effort addressing a genuine need.
Win or lose, the Democrat has already accelerated a major generational shift within the Democratic party.
As the Republican candidate attempts to solidify his hold on his supporters, it becomes harder for him to gain any ground with other voters.
If he can’t win over voters in states like Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Iowa, his route to the presidency will quickly reach a dead end.
As presidential candidates from both parties attack TPP, it’s municipal leaders who are offering the most cogent vision of global engagement.
The billionaire’s presidential run is changing the course of the Grand Old Party—and quite possibly rebranding it as the party of white backlash.
Far from transforming the party, the businessman is drawing his support from its current ranks, by appealing to blue-collar voters.
Their success won’t pose a threat to working class-whites; it’s their failure that would hurt society.
People support expanding pre-school for kids, but when it comes to free, public higher education, opinions split along more familiar political lines.
Despite there not being very many well-paid jobs available, many people think they’d be doing better if they had more training.
GOP leaders had planned to unite behind an alternative to the front-runner, but after Super Tuesday, they now favor a strategy of fragmentation.
An exclusive analysis uncovers that students of color in the largest 100 cities in the United States are much more likely to attend schools where most of their peers are poor or low-income.
His strength in states that represent different elements of the GOP coalition shows his uniqueness as a candidate—and the challenge he presents for his rivals.