President Trump’s targets have been Democratic leaders. But the outbreak isn’t going to stay confined to Democratic states.
Lindsey Graham is among the president’s allies who don’t want him to quickly reopen the country. He says the president should “err on the side of human life.”
Steve Mnuchin and Nancy Pelosi are working together to blunt the impact of the coronavirus crisis.
He’s never seen a disease quite like COVID-19, nor has he ever worked for a president quite like Trump.
Zero-sum politics doesn’t work in a pandemic.
Willingly or not, the Biden and Trump children figure to be leading players in the 2020 election.
Donald Trump is running for reelection on an anti-socialist message. But the COVID-19 outbreak demonstrates the emptiness of ideological labels.
The president’s team seems to see the senator from Vermont’s candidacy as a no-lose proposition.
Virology isn’t politics.
The former chief of staff is making the case that he spoke truth to power inside the White House. The trouble for him is how many Americans won’t be convinced.
The former chief of staff explained, in the clearest terms yet, his misgivings about Trump’s behavior regarding North Korea, immigration, and Ukraine.
After his acquittal in the Senate, the president may double down on the same behavior that led to his impeachment in the first place.
Trump’s speech turned what’s typically a unifying civic ritual into a glorified campaign rally.
False statements and West Wing disorder are not only inseparably linked; they’re mutually reinforcing.
As the president flirts with a new war in the Middle East, understanding his mind-set is essential.
GOP lawmakers fear the president’s command over his base, but that’s only half of it.
The president can’t assume that Americans will accept what he says as true.
With his threats about impeachment, the president is following a well-worn pattern.
The president’s latest rally, which coincided with his impeachment, previewed just how toxic—and long—the coming year will be.
The president uses them for political and personal ends. The damage he’s wrought along the way won’t be easily repaired.