Long-shot efforts to stop Donald Trump or change the election system risk taking up time and energy with little to show at the end.
A documentary film-maker was disinvited from an academic conference because an organizer feared she would be subject to ideologically motivated reprisals for hosting him.
GOP lawmakers want to wrest back the power of the purse, but the pull of pork is colliding with Donald Trump’s call to “drain the swamp.”
In a future campaign, the president-elect would need to keep his supporters faithful, while not further alienating groups who opposed him this year.
It’s a reminder to her supporters that more Americans voted the way they did than voted for her opponent.
With the party in shambles, a little-known Ohio congressman is trying to unseat the longest-serving Democratic leader in Washington.
There’s a case to be made for routine election audits—but not for spreading unsubstantiated claims or speculation about the outcome of an election.
The president pardoned his final Thanksgiving turkey at a ceremony in the Rose Garden.
We can all agree that 2016 has been a long year, but this week, we asked Politics & Policy Daily…
A conversation with Norman Eisen, former White House ethics czar, about the legal challenges facing the president-elect.
Recounts, lawsuits, challenges—and the prospect of a legislative coup? Here’s why the race between Governor Pat McCrory and Democrat Roy Cooper isn’t over yet.
The president-elect met with reporters and editors at The New York Times.
The president-elect is testing the limits of political convention.
With 79 new grants, he’s set a modern-era record for presidents.
Republicans have said that Donald Trump’s attorney general nominee began his career fighting against a segregationist in Alabama. The truth is more complicated.
Donald Trump’s pledge to repeal the Affordable Care Act threatens to harm the voters who put him into office.
Be sure to check out this video—a post-election Thanksgiving message that’s right in line with what readers have been debating…
In tax filings, the Trump Foundation has apparently indicated that it violated federal rules against “self-dealing,” charities acting to further their leaders’ interests.
The president-elect’s victory wasn’t a product of the usual electoral dysfunction so much as an end-run around it.
The presidential election officially ends in December once the members vote. Two want to convince their colleagues to withhold the White House from Donald Trump.
President-elect Donald Trump continues his search for Cabinet members.