WASHINGTON — Barack Obama was riding his call for generational change to the Democratic presidential nomination in the spring of 2008 when he began musing…View More Obama and Biden’s Relationship Looks Rosy. It Wasn’t Always That Simple.
HONG KONG — In his most extensive comments on the months of unrest in Hong Kong, President Trump said on Wednesday that China should “humanely”…View More Trump Says ‘Hong Kong Is Not Helping’ in Trade War With China
For a political party stocked with people who deny the seriousness of the climate crisis, the Republican Party does some curious things. Did you know,…View More Opinion | The Republican Climate Closet
Despite strong opposition from environmentalists and others, the federal Environmental Protection Agency announced this past week that it had reauthorized the use of spring-loaded poison…View More Trump Administration Reauthorizes Use of ‘Cyanide Bombs’ to Kill Wild Animals
This article is part of Frank Bruni’s newsletter. You can sign up here to receive the free newsletter every Wednesday. In the 2020 presidential race,…View More Opinion | Donald Trump’s Outrageous 2020 Advantage
SAN DIEGO — Democratic candidates for president excoriated President Trump and his Republican allies anew on Monday in frustration over rampant gun violence, the racist…View More ‘Of Course He’s Racist’: 2020 Democrats Criticize Trump After Shootings
Hot-button ideological issues took center stage in last week’s Democratic debates, as candidates fought over things like “Medicare for all” and the decriminalization of illegal…View More Policy Fissures in the Debates Aren’t What Divide Voters
STANDING ROCK, N.D. — Tulsi Gabbard is running for president of a country that she believes has wrought horror on the world, and she wants…View More Tulsi Gabbard Thinks We’re Doomed
[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] State prosecutors in Manhattan subpoenaed President Trump’s family business…View More Manhattan D.A. Subpoenas Trump Organization Over Stormy Daniels Hush Money
There is a new wedge issue in the Democratic presidential primary: Whether or not it is fair game to question the legacy of President Barack…View More Biden Defends Obama Legacy After It Was Bruised in Democratic Debate
If I learned anything from 25 years in the F.B.I., including a stint as head of counterintelligence, it was to trust my gut when I…View More Opinion | Why Does Trump Fan the Flames of Race-Based Terrorism?
DETROIT — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Senator Kamala Harris of California renewed their political rivalry almost instantly on the debate stage…View More Biden-Harris Rivalry Flares From the Start in Testy Exchange Over Health Care
WASHINGTON — President Trump, after a weekend spent assailing a leading African-American congressman from Baltimore, widened his war on critics of color on Monday morning…View More Trump Lashes Out at Al Sharpton, Saying He ‘Hates Whites’
Good Monday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today. _____________________ • President Trump announced on Sunday that Dan…View More On Politics: Trump’s Intelligence Director to Step Down