The party may have an easier time taking back the Senate if it focuses voters’ attention on the Court’s impact on health care.
Extreme-weather events represent an irresistible force for action. But an immovable object is in the way.
The party learned a lesson from the 2000 recount fight: “We won’t have litigation on the left and thuggery and election disruption on the right.”
The president’s own volatility complicates his effort to convince Americans that he can stabilize their lives.
The GOP’s apocalyptic rhetoric echoes a conservative call to arms during the 2016 election.
The Democratic Party took a gamble by not delivering a more targeted economic message to working- and middle-class families.
Blue America is only growing.
The president has dramatically accelerated the pace of his efforts to weaponize the federal government to his advantage.
It’s difficult to imagine the party nominating two white men for president and vice president ever again.
The 2020 election undoubtedly offers Democrats their best chance yet to reclaim state legislative chambers across the country.
New data show how in every major metropolitan area, massive gaps still separate white people and people of color.
He’s trying to rally red America by portraying blue cities as a threat, and then positioning himself as the human wall against them.
Many activists will not tolerate a Democratic-controlled Senate that allows Republicans to block civil-rights legislation next year.
For these social-justice groups, Americans’ protests against systemic racism represent the arrival of the cavalry.
He’s trying to assemble a winning coalition with a dwindling number of sympathetic white voters.
Democrats were already gaining ground in the region before the pandemic hit.
Enormous differences separate today’s protest movements from those of the 1960s. But they may ultimately prove united by the magnitude of the change they impose.
The 2024 GOP presidential nominee is highly likely to be an acolyte of the president’s.
Both persistent inequality and President Trump’s hostility put extraordinary pressure on them.
If the former vice president names his future appointees now, it will cast him as the convener of a generational transition in national leadership.