The candidates ganged up on Joe Biden and argued over immigration at last night’s debate. But did it change the political dynamic of the 2020 race?
The young progressives who gathered in D.C. last night to watch the Democratic debate believe Bernie Sanders is their best bet to overhaul the system.
What candidates have been doing to stand out before the second round of Democratic debates tonight. Plus: Behind a member of House leadership’s change of heart on impeachment
It wasn’t Robert Mueller’s testimony that pushed Representative Katherine Clark over the edge.
Two years ago, Representative Elijah Cummings—a recent target of the president’s attacks—briefly humbled Trump with some private advice. Plus: another mass shooting stuns a California city.
Republican Representative Martha Roby, one of just 13 GOP women in the House, is retiring. Plus: Speaker Pelosi and AOC hash things out in a private meeting.
Robert Mueller in an age of performance-art politics and news media turned drama critics. Attorney General Barr orders the federal death penalty to be reinstated.
A reluctant Robert Mueller didn’t stray far from the conclusions of his original report during his congressional testimony—as he’d always said he would. Plus: A new climate-change study.
Robert Mueller is set to testify before Congress tomorrow—will the hearings convince Democrats to begin impeachment proceedings? Plus: Mark Esper is home free.
Pro-impeachment Democrats are once again putting all their eggs in the former special counsel’s basket.
July 2019 is on track to be the hottest July ever recorded. Plus: To be reelected in 2020, Trump has to win over this subset of voters, but his rhetoric isn’t helping.
President Trump’s tweets have done little to deter supporters, who chanted “Send her back!” about Representative Ilhan Omar last night at one of his darkest rallies yet.
The House voted to table Representative Al Green’s impeachment resolution. Plus: The economist Raj Chetty wants to “revive the American dream”—with an idea to change America itself.
House Democrats will vote on a resolution to condemn the president’s racist tweets. Plus: Can Mark Esper really help steer Trump?
President Trump denied that his tweets—telling several congresswomen of color to go back to the countries “from which they came”—were racist. Plus: a 2020 sleeper issue.
Many of the MSNBC moms and energized youths at the annual Netroots Nation conference have already settled on their top candidate—with a surprising second choice.
Amy McGrath will try to do what Beto O’Rourke couldn’t: Remove a high-profile Republican from a deep-red state.
To avoid repeating the errors of 2016, the party is training young people of color to be campaign organizers for the eventual Democratic nominee.
Many 2020 Democrats agree that school segregation is a significant problem, but not all of them want the federal government to step in.
The Trump administration is still exploring a census citizenship question, despite a Supreme Court ruling last week. Plus: the most important argument for 2020 Democrats.