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‘All Around Us Is Chaos’: Inside a Rural Town Upended by the Virus

‘All Around Us Is Chaos’: Inside a Rural Town Upended by the Virus

The call that upended Cynthiana, Ky., came around 5 p.m. on March 6. Officials had been bracing for the inevitable, and it had just arrived. A resident was sick. Five others would soon be, too.
‘All Around Us Is Chaos’: Inside a Rural Town Upended by the Virus

‘All Around Us Is Chaos’: Inside a Rural Town Upended by the Virus

The call that upended Cynthiana, Ky., came around 5 p.m. on March 6. Officials had been bracing for the inevitable, and it had just arrived. A resident was sick. Five others would soon be, too.
Progressives Are the Real Pragmatists

Progressives Are the Real Pragmatists

Medicaid expansion is just the latest example of how liberal policies make for good politics.
Kentucky Gives Voting Rights to Some 140,000 Former Felons

Kentucky Gives Voting Rights to Some 140,000 Former Felons

The state’s new Democratic governor said he would ease one of the nation’s strictest policies. Iowa will be alone in barring voting by all felons.
Kentucky Gives Voting Rights to Some 140,000 Former Felons

Kentucky Gives Voting Rights to Some 140,000 Former Felons

The state’s new Democratic governor said he would ease one of the nation’s strictest policies. Iowa will be alone in barring voting by all felons.
Republicans Are Following Trump to Nowhere

Republicans Are Following Trump to Nowhere

There’s an impeachment lesson hiding in the president’s failure to produce the political results he wants.
How Moderates Are Seizing the Moment in the Democratic Primary

How Moderates Are Seizing the Moment in the Democratic Primary

New entrants into the race. A nod from Barack Obama. Centrist victories in governor’s contests. Moderates sense a favorable shift.
How Moderates Are Seizing the Moment in the Democratic Primary

How Moderates Are Seizing the Moment in the Democratic Primary

New entrants into the race. A nod from Barack Obama. Centrist victories in governor’s contests. Moderates sense a favorable shift.
Kentucky Governor Race: Matt Bevin Concedes to Andy Beshear

Kentucky Governor Race: Matt Bevin Concedes to Andy Beshear

Matt Bevin, Kentucky’s sharp-elbowed governor conceded defeat after a recanvass of votes confirmed the victory of Andy Beshear, son of a two-term Democratic governor.
Kentucky Governor Race: Matt Bevin Concedes to Andy Beshear

Kentucky Governor Race: Matt Bevin Concedes to Andy Beshear

Matt Bevin, Kentucky’s sharp-elbowed governor conceded defeat after a recanvass of votes confirmed the victory of Andy Beshear, son of a two-term Democratic governor.
Close Election in Kentucky Was Ripe for Twitter, and an Omen for 2020

Close Election in Kentucky Was Ripe for Twitter, and an Omen for 2020

As hyperpartisan activists, trolls and bots spread unfounded claims of voter fraud, a contested governor’s race is a preview of what many fear for the presidential election.
Close Election in Kentucky Was Ripe for Twitter, and an Omen for 2020

Close Election in Kentucky Was Ripe for Twitter, and an Omen for 2020

As hyperpartisan activists, trolls and bots spread unfounded claims of voter fraud, a contested governor’s race is a preview of what many fear for the presidential election.
Close Election in Kentucky Was Ripe for Twitter, and an Omen for 2020

Close Election in Kentucky Was Ripe for Twitter, and an Omen for 2020

As hyperpartisan activists, trolls and bots spread unfounded claims of voter fraud, a contested governor’s race is a preview of what many fear for the presidential election.
How Kentucky Will Decide Who Won the Governor’s Race

How Kentucky Will Decide Who Won the Governor’s Race

There will be a recanvass but no recount, and then maybe a contest judged by lawmakers rather than voters. Here is how it all works.
How Will Republicans Run in 2020?

How Will Republicans Run in 2020?

The president could prove either an asset or a liability for down-ticket candidates.
How Many Lines Can a Politician Cross? Kentucky Governor Is a Cautionary Tale

How Many Lines Can a Politician Cross? Kentucky Governor Is a Cautionary Tale

Even with President Trump’s support, Matt Bevin’s poor showing in Kentucky served notice that unpopular candidates from a dominant party can struggle to survive.
How Many Lines Can a Politician Cross? Kentucky Governor Is a Cautionary Tale

How Many Lines Can a Politician Cross? Kentucky Governor Is a Cautionary Tale

Even with President Trump’s support, Matt Bevin’s poor showing in Kentucky served notice that unpopular candidates from a dominant party can struggle to survive.
Republicans Claim Trump Closed a 17-Point Gap in Kentucky. That’s Not Quite What Happened.

Republicans Claim Trump Closed a 17-Point Gap in Kentucky. That’s Not Quite What Happened.

Public and internal Republican Party polls suggested the race had been extremely close before President Trump arrived.
Republicans Claim Trump Closed a 17-Point Gap in Kentucky. That’s Not Quite What Happened.

Republicans Claim Trump Closed a 17-Point Gap in Kentucky. That’s Not Quite What Happened.

Public and internal Republican Party polls suggested the race had been extremely close before President Trump arrived.
The G.O.P.’s Election Day Problem in the Suburbs Is Getting Worse

The G.O.P.’s Election Day Problem in the Suburbs Is Getting Worse

In Virginia, Pennsylvania and Kentucky, many voters in historically Republican suburbs supported Democratic candidates, in part because of antipathy toward President Trump.