The Kingmaker

Harry Reid may be the only person who can keep the Democrats from killing one another before selecting a nominee. But will he live long enough to do it?

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid walks in a hallway in the Capitol.
Doug Mills / The New York Times / Redux
Christian Palma / AP

Hopeful Images From 2019

I’ve made it an annual tradition to compose an essay of uplifting images from the past year—an effort to seek out and recognize some of the abundant joy and kindness present in the world around us.