Cuomo Postpones New York’s Primary Election From April 28 to June 23

New York will postpone its April 28 presidential primary until June 23, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo…

Grappling With the Impact of Coronavirus: This Week in the 2020 Race

Hello, from the socially distanced land of our comfy (read: tiny) New York apartments! Electoral politics…

AOC Rails Against ‘Corporate Bailout’ Stimulus Bill Backed By Every Senate Democrat: ‘There Should Be Shame!’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) railed against the coronavirus stimulus bill backed by Senate Democrats and Republicans…

Can Trump Break a 50 Percent Approval Rating?

Welcome to Poll Watch, our weekly look at polling data and survey research on the candidates,…

Scrubbing In to Vote, the House Returns to Consider a $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

By WASHINGTON — The microphones have been removed from the well of the House to guard…

The Most Powerful People in American Politics Are Over 65

LAS VEGAS — Joseph R. Biden Jr. wasn’t accustomed to overflow audiences. It was a Tuesday…

Man Charged With Making Death Threats to Nancy Pelosi in Coronavirus Rant

A Texas man, ranting on social media about the congressional response to the coronavirus outbreak, has…

As Crisis Unfolds, Sanders Sees a Moment That Matches His Ideas

Both hands were waving — over here, over there, a full wingspan on display — as…

Sanders Is Ready to Debate Again. Biden Says ‘We’ve Had Enough Debates.’

A day after Senator Bernie Sanders’s campaign indicated that he would participate in a presidential debate…

On Politics: We Have a Deal

Good morning and welcome to On Politics, a daily political analysis of the 2020 elections based…

Congress and White House Strike Deal for $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

WASHINGTON — Senators and Trump administration officials reached an agreement early Wednesday on a sweeping, roughly…

How Andrew Cuomo, New York Governor, Became the Politician of the Moment

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo awoke before dawn on Tuesday, emerging after a few…

Bernie Sanders Plans to Participate in Next Debate, Campaign Says

Senator Bernie Sanders plans to participate in the Democratic presidential debate in April if one is…

Nancy Pelosi Shoots Down Questions About Trump’s Coronavirus Tweets on CNN: ‘I Don’t Care!’

Upon being asked about President Donald Trump’s suggestion that he may resume the economy soon despite…

Democratic Convention Planners Look at Contingency Options

WASHINGTON — Planners for the Democratic National Convention are looking at “contingency options” in case the…

Obamacare Turns 10 Today. Here’s a Look at What Works and Doesn’t.

A pandemic. A Supreme Court challenge (again). A presidential election campaign — this time with attacks…

Biden, Struggling for Visibility During Crisis, Faults Trump’s Response to Virus

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., confronting questions over his lack of visibility…

‘Wartime President’? Trump Rewrites History in an Election Year

WASHINGTON — With the economy faltering and the political landscape unsettled as the coronavirus death toll…

Emergency Economic Rescue Plan in Limbo as Democrats Raise Objections

WASHINGTON — The fate of a sweeping government rescue package to prop up an economy devastated…

Young Voters Know What They Want. But They Don’t See Anyone Offering It.

The oldest of them were just out of college on 9/11; the youngest were not yet…