Ted Cruz backs Trump during impeachment trial

No Republican has been more active in defense of President Trump during the impeachment trial than…

Elizabeth Warren Iowa caucus expectations tamped down as liberal support drops

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Sen. Elizabeth Warren has lost a bit of luster in the eyes…

6 Revelatory Moments From the Video of Trump’s Private Donor Dinner

A video recording released on Saturday of President Trump speaking in 2018 to a group of…

Michael Bennet is done with Iowa.

Senator Michael Bennet of Colorado told New Hampshire’s WMUR television station on Sunday that he would…

5 Takeaways on Trump and Ukraine From John Bolton’s Book

WASHINGTON — President Trump directly tied the withholding of almost $400 million in American security aid…

Judicial Conference policy would ban judges from Federalist Society, American Constitution Society

The federal judiciary’s policy-making body is considering banning judges from belonging to the right-leaning Federalist Society…

Bloomberg Warns of Anti-Semitism ‘Rearing Its Ugly Head’

AVENTURA, Fla. — Michael R. Bloomberg on Sunday addressed rising anti-Semitism and spoke personally of his…

Trump legal team previews impeachment defense

President Trump’s legal team on Sunday previewed what will be the meat of their forthcoming defense…

Doug Collins urges action on fentanyl scheduling status, which is set to expire in February

Fentanyl, a deadly synthetic opioid, is set to become legal next month unless House Democrats vote…

Caucuses are a minefield for Iowans with disabilities.

ImageMeg Young, who lives in Des Moines and has multiple sclerosis, says she is still waiting…

Biden hits back at Sanders over Social Security.

ImageFormer Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. speaks to members of the media after a campaign…

Trump Tied Ukraine Aid to Inquiries He Sought, Bolton Book Says

WASHINGTON — President Trump told his national security adviser in August that he wanted to continue…

Klobuchar prepares to ‘turn into a pumpkin’ and return to Washington.

AMES, Iowa — It was, well, a re-endorsement, one that David Johnson, the former Iowa state…

‘I was raised in the black church politically,’ Biden says at N.A.A.C.P. event.

DES MOINES — The electorate in Iowa is overwhelmingly white, but on Sunday, Joseph R. Biden…

Inside the Beltway: Biden and Sanders: Clash of the titans

Impeachment drama may be center stage, but Joe vs. Bernie makes for a noisy, engaging sideshow.…

Buttigieg suggests it would be too risky to nominate Sanders.

ImageMayor Pete Buttigieg at a campaign event in West Des Moines, Iowa.Credit…Eric Thayer/Reuters WEST DES MOINES,…

At Biden event, a moment of silence for Kobe Bryant

DES MOINES — Shortly before former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s second event of the…

Pete Buttigieg remembers Kobe Bryant as an ‘extraordinary athlete’

WEST DES MOINES — Former Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., said he was “shocked”…

In Impeachment Trial, Geography Dictates Politics

WASHINGTON — When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a curse-laden tirade to a reporter on…

Political ads are flooding Iowa. What do they say?

DES MOINES — It’s the final sprint in Iowa, but with three top candidates spending much…