Mike Pence made a valiant effort on Tuesday night to paper over sharply divergent visions of the Republican future.
Democrats are increasingly looking toward Sunbelt states rather than Rustbelt states for victory in 2016 and beyond. Not long ago that would have been unthinkable.
All the nominee had to do at the first debate was appear polite and reasonable for 90 minutes. He failed.
The Republican’s debate performance likely won’t calm voters’ apprehensions about his candidacy.
Advice from campaign veterans as the two candidates prepare for their first debate
As Trump-like views gain strength in rural areas internationally, diverse urban centers push for acceptance.
The Democratic nominee hasn't matched the support Barack Obama garnered during his presidential campaigns. Can she turn that around before November?
As the country’s ideological and demographic trends continue to favor Clinton, Trump’s blue-collar white backers become more isolated.
The candidate’s plan to constrict legal immigration would sharply reduce the flow of immigration over the next half century.
Republican senators hoping for the support of constituents who aren’t backing Trump may be in for an unpleasant surprise.
Republicans who supported deportation gave the Republican presidential nominee his margin of victory in most key primary contests.
If Hillary Clinton beats Donald Trump, her party will have set a record in American politics.
Hillary Clinton’s proposal to make public higher education more accessible to lower- and middle-income students could have the opposite effect.
Win or lose, the GOP’s presidential nominee will trigger a lasting power shift in the party.
Donald Trump’s greatest weakness right now? White-collar whites—and their doubts were just reinforced by top Republican foreign-policy officials.
Surveys show that most young voters view Donald Trump as racist or disrespectful. Unfortunately for the Democratic nominee, they don’t think much of her either.
Does the Democratic Party—open to all immigrants, races, genders, and sexual orientations—have enough room for less educated white voters?
The Democratic vice-presidential candidate built a career around winning urban and suburban voters. Could this be what Hillary Clinton needs to offset Donald Trump’s rural support?
Donald Trump’s Republicans are becoming the party of blue-collar white voters, as college-educated white voters slip away.
At the Republican National Convention, reactions to Donald Trump range from lackluster enthusiasm to outright defiance.