The House and Senate bills punish Democratic constituencies, from college students to homeowners in big-city markets.
The city is confronting multiple challenges that come with economic success.
The party’s suburban sweep in Virginia and New Jersey offers one template for 2018. But Democrats will have little room for error if they don’t expand their coalition.
Dividing Americans into groups of winners and losers almost always backfires.
If Republican nominee Ed Gillespie wins, it could inspire candidates to mimic his Trump-like message on crime and immigration in 2018.
An increasing number of American mayors are trying to channel recent economic growth to neglected neighborhoods.
The party's increasing reliance on younger and non-white voters is at odds with those who represent them.
After this week’s events, the GOP could lose support from its white- and blue-collar voters alike.
The economic records of former presidents hold a lesson for Donald Trump.
President Trump supports a plan that would halve the number of newcomers—and cut off the Midwest’s “demographic lifeline.”
And with it, the existing tensions between older whites and diverse young people will begin to ease.
The president’s attempt to pressure Democrats using the status of those brought to the U.S. illegally as children may not turn out as he intended.
“If I pack up my toys and go home, there are people in red MAGA hats who would be saying, ‘Don’t let the door hit you on your way out.’”
The administration has inserted a wedge between the large metropolitan areas known for top-notch services and the small and mid-sized metros focused on manufacturing.
Over and over again, the president has explicitly identified his party with white backlash—just as the most diverse generations in American history are gaining power in the electorate.
The president fails to recognize how the financial security of his older white base depends on the people his policies shut out.
A new lawsuit captures the trench warfare unfolding as opposition groups protest the administration’s rollback of regulations government-wide.
When it comes to health care and entitlements, the party’s policies don't always align with its coalition’s beliefs.
Ahead of the midterms, Democrats may have the chance to attract a broader-than-usual coalition of voters—especially among American women uneasy about President Trump.
Some of the areas hit hardest by the public-health crisis are the most dependent on federal coverage. They also happen to be in Trump country.