Trump to See Off Naval Hospital Ship in Virginia, Going Against Travel Warnings

WASHINGTON — President Trump was set to fly to Norfolk, Va., on Saturday to see off…

Another day, another strategy: Biden scrambles on his messaging

Joe Biden recently sought media attention by announcing he would hold counter briefings to President Trump's…

Pentagon Takes Restrained Role in Coronavirus Response, Despite Calls for Help

WASHINGTON — For more than 18 years, the United States military has been defined by Washington’s…

Trump Wants U.S. ‘Opened Up’ by Easter, Despite Health Officials’ Warnings

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Tuesday that he wanted to reopen the country for business…

Trump Has Given Unusual Leeway to Fauci, but Aides Say He’s Losing His Patience

President Trump has praised Dr. Anthony S. Fauci as a “major television star.” He has tried…

The Fed Goes All In With Unlimited Bond-Buying Plan Due to Coronavirus

The Federal Reserve, determined to try to keep the spread of the coronavirus from devastating the…

Congress and White House Struggle to Salvage $1.8 Trillion Rescue Bill

WASHINGTON — Senators and senior Trump administration officials were scrambling on Monday to strike a deal…

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…

Biden Addresses a Visibility Question: ‘How Do We Get More of You?’

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., the likely Democratic nominee against President Trump in this…

Michael Bloomberg, Abandoning Super PAC Plans, Gives $18 Million to D.N.C. Instead

WASHINGTON — Michael R. Bloomberg is abandoning plans to form a new super PAC for the…

The Superdelegates Are Nervous

Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer,…

Elizabeth Warren’s Fans Want to Know: Can She Do It Again at Tonight’s Debate?

Thrilling. Invigorating. Cathartic. These were the adjectives that some Democratic women used last week to describe…

Bernie Sanders Heard His Name a Lot

Bernie Sanders was pointing — to the left, to the right, at himself, at the sky…

Criminalizing free speech online? Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that

Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. And by “that,” I mean a chilling crackdown on…

South Korea withdraws bid for 2023 Women’s World Cup

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has withdrawn from the bidding to host the 2023…