midterm elections 2018

Emulating Democrats, G.O.P. Ties House Hopes to Diverse Recruits

Emulating Democrats, G.O.P. Ties House Hopes to Diverse Recruits

“We need candidates other than boring old white people”: House Republicans are betting on a group of diverse candidates with compelling biographies to help them reclaim lost seats.
Emulating Democrats, G.O.P. Ties House Hopes to Diverse Recruits

Emulating Democrats, G.O.P. Ties House Hopes to Diverse Recruits

“We need candidates other than boring old white people”: House Republicans are betting on a group of diverse candidates with compelling biographies to help them reclaim lost seats.
California’s Warning Signs for Democrats

California’s Warning Signs for Democrats

The party needs to figure out how to adapt to post-coronavirus politics to hold on to the seats that it flipped in 2018.
Will the Coronavirus Crush the Resistance?

Will the Coronavirus Crush the Resistance?

Liberal activists rallied, marched and knocked on doors. Now they’re stuck inside.
Trump Has a Gut Feeling About What Covid-19 Means for 2020

Trump Has a Gut Feeling About What Covid-19 Means for 2020

It’s not too soon to wonder whether he’s on to something.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Is Trying to Lead in a Pandemic Without Picking Sides

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Is Trying to Lead in a Pandemic Without Picking Sides

The Texas governor hasn’t defied President Trump, like some of his fellow Republican governors have. He also hasn’t ignored public health recommendations. He’s aiming for crisis management that
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Is Trying to Lead in a Pandemic Without Picking Sides

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Is Trying to Lead in a Pandemic Without Picking Sides

The Texas governor hasn’t defied President Trump, like some of his fellow Republican governors have. He also hasn’t ignored public health recommendations. He’s aiming for crisis management that
In God We Divide

In God We Divide

The political dimensions of worship have never been greater.
Andrew Gillum, Who Ran for Florida Governor, Is Entering Rehab

Andrew Gillum, Who Ran for Florida Governor, Is Entering Rehab

Mr. Gillum said he was depressed and abusing alcohol since losing the 2018 election to Ron DeSantis.
Andrew Gillum, Who Ran for Florida Governor, Is Entering Rehab

Andrew Gillum, Who Ran for Florida Governor, Is Entering Rehab

Mr. Gillum said he was depressed and abusing alcohol since losing the 2018 election to Ron DeSantis.
Elizabeth Warren Was the Wrong Kind of Radical

Elizabeth Warren Was the Wrong Kind of Radical

She wanted to reform everything except the Democratic Party itself.
Why Democrats Are Still Not the Party of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Why Democrats Are Still Not the Party of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

In contests for party control between progressives and moderates, electoral and governing results speak for themselves.
The Case for Amy Klobuchar

The Case for Amy Klobuchar

She can win over the voters that Democrats need.
Bernie Sanders Says He'll Attract a Wave of New Voters. It Hasn't Happened.

Bernie Sanders Says He'll Attract a Wave of New Voters. It Hasn't Happened.

Bernie Sanders has so far prevailed by expanding his appeal among traditional Democratic voters, not by driving record turnout.
Bernie Sanders Says He'll Attract a Wave of New Voters. It Hasn't Happened.

Bernie Sanders Says He'll Attract a Wave of New Voters. It Hasn't Happened.

Bernie Sanders has so far prevailed by expanding his appeal among traditional Democratic voters, not by driving record turnout.
Why Swing-District Democrats Don’t Want Bernie Sanders as the Nominee

Why Swing-District Democrats Don’t Want Bernie Sanders as the Nominee

Fears of a potential party wipeout may be overstated. But it’s not hard to understand their theoretical basis.
Oklahoma’s Tribes Unite Against a Common Foe: Their Cherokee Governor

Oklahoma’s Tribes Unite Against a Common Foe: Their Cherokee Governor

Kevin Stitt’s demands for more money from Native American casinos have sparked a bitter feud with economically powerful tribes — including his own.
Oklahoma’s Tribes Unite Against a Common Foe: Their Cherokee Governor

Oklahoma’s Tribes Unite Against a Common Foe: Their Cherokee Governor

Kevin Stitt’s demands for more money from Native American casinos have sparked a bitter feud with economically powerful tribes — including his own.
In Trump Country, the Resistance Meets the Steel Curtain

In Trump Country, the Resistance Meets the Steel Curtain

Anti-Trump forces are still hard at work in deeply conservative areas, but the heady expectations of changing minds are getting harder to sustain.
In Trump Country, the Resistance Meets the Steel Curtain

In Trump Country, the Resistance Meets the Steel Curtain

Anti-Trump forces are still hard at work in deeply conservative areas, but the heady expectations of changing minds are getting harder to sustain.