The Safety Net Got a Quick Patch. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

WASHINGTON — President Trump and congressional Republicans spent the last three years fighting to cut anti-poverty…

The Safety Net Is Stronger. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

WASHINGTON — President Trump and congressional Republicans spent the last three years fighting to cut anti-poverty…

U.S. Counts on Global Crises to Press Again for Power Shift in Venezuela

WASHINGTON — The United States is seizing on Venezuela’s economic pain and the coronavirus threat to…

Are Democrats Cool on Biden?

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

Congress Just Spent $2 Trillion on Coronavirus Relief. It’s Eying More.

WASHINGTON — As the toll of the coronavirus continues to rise — with more states shutting…

Trump Suggests Lack of Testing Is No Longer a Problem. Governors Disagree.

President Trump told governors on a conference call on Monday that he had not “heard about…

Trump Administration, in Biggest Environmental Rollback, to Announce Auto Pollution Rules

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is expected on Tuesday to announce its final rule to roll…

As Virus Spreads, China and Russia See Openings for Disinformation

WASHINGTON — China and Russia have both seized on the novel coronavirus to wage disinformation campaigns…

Coronavirus Fact Check: Analyzing the Patterns in Trump’s Falsehoods

Hours after the United States became the nation with the largest number of reported coronavirus cases…

Coronavirus relief bill: What it means for business

The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package that the Senate passed on Wednesday will fundamentally transform the…

Trump’s ‘Disaster Diplomacy’ Has So Far Had Few Results

WASHINGTON — As the coronavirus raced across the globe earlier this year, the Trump administration offered…

Live Coronavirus Updates and Coverage

新冠病毒疫情最新消息 Here’s what you need to know: Mnuchin: Checks will arrive for most Americans within three…

Facing Crisis, Arts Groups Push for Their Own Bailout

The so-called coronavirus curve is far from flat, but for many of the country’s arts organizations,…

Coronavirus Live Updates: Senate Democrats Block Aid Package, Seeking Stronger Protections for Workers

新冠病毒疫情最新消息 Here’s what you need to know: Senate debate turns angry as Schumer and Mnuchin try…

Coronavirus Live Updates: Global Leaders Beg Public to Stay Home; Fed Vows to Buy as Much Debt as Needed

新冠病毒疫情最新消息 Here’s what you need to know: India extends its lockdown to cover almost the entire…

Trump Says Coronavirus Cure Cannot ‘Be Worse Than the Problem Itself’

President Trump on Sunday night said that the government would reassess the recommended period for keeping…

Top U.S. Intelligence Official Taps New Counterterrorism Chief

WASHINGTON — Lora Shiao, a career American intelligence officer, will be the next acting director of…

UEFA says no name agreed for postponed Euros in 2021

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Soccer’s European Championship is now being played in 2021 though it’s not…

UEFA says Euros played in 2021 will still be Euro 2020

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Soccer’s European Championship being played in 2021 will officially be called Euro…

Another Virus Victim: The U.S. as a Global Leader in a Time of Crisis

BRUSSELS — In the name of “America First,” President Trump has pulled out of the Paris…