2020 Democrats Gather for L.G.B.T. Forum

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Ten presidential candidates will gather on Friday night for a forum exclusively…

Want to Hold Your Own 2020 Caucus? Now You Can (if You’re an Iowan)

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Iowa Democrats will allow some voters to organize their own presidential caucuses…

Young Voters Still ‘Feel the Bern,’ but Not Just for Bernie Sanders Anymore

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — College students are back on campus. Bernie Sanders is, too. Earlier this…

For D.C. Statehood Advocates, a Hearing Marks Another Step Forward

WASHINGTON — Washington residents lined the Capitol Hill hallways, waving the red and white District of…

House Approves Short-Term Spending Bill That Would Stave Off Shutdown

WASHINGTON — The House on Thursday approved a short-term spending bill that would stave off a…

A Clash Over Barack Obama’s Legacy? Democratic Voters Don’t Want to Hear It

In some of the tensest moments of the 2020 debates, a viewer might have concluded that…

Joe Kennedy to Announce Bid for U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON — Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III of Massachusetts plans to announce on Saturday that he…

As Trump Weighs Gun Safety Bills, Barr’s Plan Draws Skepticism

WASHINGTON — As President Trump weighs potential gun safety legislation, his attorney general on Wednesday floated…

This Picture Tells You Everything You Need to Know About Impeachment

WASHINGTON — The photograph has all the trappings of a Renaissance painting — crowded with characters,…

Why Bernie Sanders Wants Redemption in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Clutching a cup of tea to soothe his hoarsening voice, Senator Bernie Sanders…

Biden Managed to Work With McConnell. Many Democrats Weren’t Pleased.

Mitch McConnell, the Senate Republican leader and self-described “grim reaper” of liberal legislative dreams, settled into…

Corey Lewandowski’s Testimony Before Congress: What to Expect

WASHINGTON — Democrats investigating whether to recommend that the House impeach President Trump will take turns…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Back First 2020 Challenger to Sitting Democrat

WASHINGTON — Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez plans on Tuesday to announce her endorsement of Marie Newman, a…

Lewandowski Cleared to Testify in House Inquiry, as White House Blocks Others

WASHINGTON — The White House on Monday blocked two more former aides to President Trump from…

Age Isn’t Hurting 2020 Democratic Leaders, to Rivals’ Chagrin

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. is 76 years old and prone to…