Elizabeth Warren Lost Her Dream Job but Gained a Path to 2020

Elizabeth Warren did not want a goodbye party. She told her aides there would be no…

Senator Ben Sasse, Vocal Trump Critic, Goes Mum After President’s Endorsement

WASHINGTON — Senator Ben Sasse is the rare Republican who has never been shy about criticizing…

Can Jon Ossoff Help Turn Georgia Blue?

The Democrats have a problem. To pass their most ambitious legislation, even if they oust President…

Arizona G.O.P. Leader Said Party Would Stop Mark Kelly ‘Dead in His Tracks’

The chairwoman of the Republican Party of Arizona defended an email on Friday in which she…

With Voters Watching, Tough-Talking Diplomat Strikes Softer Tone in Kansas

MANHATTAN, Kan. — His speech walked a line between diplomacy and politics, an exhortation of the…

Manchin Decides Against Running for Governor of West Virginia, and Will Stay in the Senate

WASHINGTON — Senator Joe Manchin III announced Tuesday that he will not run for governor in…

Both Parties See Control of the Senate as Pivotal. Here Are the Key Races They’re Watching.

WASHINGTON — The battle for the White House may be the marquee political event of 2020,…

A Kennedy-Markey Primary? Massachusetts Is Jolted

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Sitting on a plastic chair in a high school music room, far from…

John Hickenlooper Will Run for Senate in Colorado, a Key Target for Democrats

John Hickenlooper, the former Colorado governor who ended his ill-fated presidential campaign last week, announced Thursday…

Pompeo Fuels Further Talk of Senate Race

They were the types of meetings more typical for a political candidate than for the nation’s…

Joseph Kennedy III Said to Be Eying Edward Markey’s Massachusetts Senate Seat

WASHINGTON — Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III of Massachusetts is considering a primary challenge next year…

Is the Senate Really Not ‘Good Enough’?

WASHINGTON — Has no one told these people about the free candy? When former Gov. John…

John Hickenlooper to End Struggling Presidential Campaign

John Hickenlooper, the former Colorado governor whose low-key brand of moderate politics made him popular in…

John Hickenlooper Mulling Ending Presidential Bid to Run for Senate

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa — Former Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado is in discussions about ending his…

After El Paso Shooting, Will Voters Revisit Beto O’Rourke?

EL PASO — As Beto O’Rourke waded through a crowd that had gathered Thursday night to…