Trailing in the polls, President Trump had more at stake in the debate against Joseph R. Biden Jr. Now Republicans hope the president can present…View More A Missed Moment for Trump? Second Debate Suggests What Might Have Been
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It is not actually clear that new states are on the agenda should Democrats win in November. House Democrats have passed a bill to admit…View More Opinion | Lindsey Graham and His Allies Think 50 States Is Plenty
It’s funny that everybody talks about Joe Biden as the old jalopy in this race, because on Thursday night in Nashville, it was Donald…View More Opinion | That’s the Last We Need to Hear From Trump
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The pandemic has made education a top issue for many voters. But you wouldn’t know that from the candidates’ stump speeches. By Abby Goodnough Communities…View More Parents Are Worried About Schools. Are the Candidates?
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To the Editor: Re “Trump Stays Upbeat, but Campaign Turns Grim” (front page, Oct. 19): Neither The Times nor the Biden campaign is seeing the…View More Opinion | Trump’s Behavior as the Election Nears
President Trump and his allies have tried to paint the Democratic nominee, Joseph R. Biden Jr., as soft on China, in part by pointing to…View More Trump Records Shed New Light on Chinese Business Pursuits
Donald Trump can still win the 2020 presidential election; something that has a 10 percent or 15 percent chance of happening can certainly transpire. But…View More Opinion | Trump Is Giving Up
Breezy Point, a private enclave in Queens, is bastion of Trump supporters in liberal New York City. By Corey Kilgannon Jane and Ed Deacy, who…View More A Gated Community in N.Y.C. Where Trump Flags Fly
South African Stocks Fall as Standard Bank Update Weighs on Lenders In this article South Africa’s main stock index halts a two-day rally, falls 0.4% by…View More GOP Strategist Names The Only Way To Save The Republican Party From Donald Trump
The writer E. Jean Carroll sued the president for defamation after he denied sexually assaulting her in the 1990s. Now the government wants to defend…View More Justice Dept. Says Trump’s Denial of Rape Accusation Was an Official Act
Scranton, Pa., is no longer the dying coal town of Joseph Biden’s youth. It is more racially diverse and prosperous, and not everyone there is…View More Biden Says He Gets Places Like Scranton. Some in Town Aren’t So Sure.