In Congress, Doctors Are Pressing for a More Aggressive Coronavirus Response

WASHINGTON — There were just 160 documented cases of the coronavirus in the United States when…

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Is Trying to Lead in a Pandemic Without Picking Sides

On Thursday, in a public service announcement filmed in his wood-paneled office, Gov. Greg Abbott of…

College Made Them Feel Equal. The Virus Exposed How Unequal Their Lives Are.

The political science class was called “Forced Migration and Refugees.” Students read accounts of migrants fleeing…

Tensions Persist Between Trump and Medical Advisers Over the Coronavirus

WASHINGTON — Rarely has the schism between President Trump and his own public health advisers over…

‘What in the World is Going On Down There?’ Stephanie Ruhle Grills Marco Rubio on Florida’s Delayed Coronavirus Response

MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle on Friday questioned Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Florida’s relatively late stay-at-home order…

On Politics: How Will the Economy Be Rebuilt?

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

How Will Biden Choose a Running Mate? Look to the Obama Model

Joseph R. Biden Jr. has spoken with former President Barack Obama about the process of selecting…

Jake Tapper Asks Why DeSantis Didn’t Issue Stay at Home Order Sooner: Didn’t Delay ‘Mean More Cases and Possibly More Deaths?’

CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Dr. Sanjay Gupta why Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis did not issue a stay at home…

Ron DeSantis Announces Stay-at-Home Order for Florida Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) announced that he would put the citizens of his state on…

How ‘Never Bernie’ Voters Threw In With Biden and Changed the Primary

Jane King, a financial investor from Boston who describes herself as progressive, began the presidential primary…

Coronavirus May Kill 100,000 to 240,000 in U.S. Despite Actions, Officials Say

WASHINGTON — The top government scientists battling the coronavirus estimated on Tuesday that the deadly pathogen…

Who Are the Voters Behind Trump’s Higher Approval Rating?

Justin Penn, a Pittsburgh voter who calls himself politically independent, favored Joseph R. Biden Jr. in…

Biden Faces a Cash Gap With Trump. He Has to Close It Virtually.

Joseph R. Biden Jr. is working the phones with top donors while cloistered in his Delaware…

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

WASHINGTON — As the toll of the coronavirus continues to rise — with more state shutdowns,…

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…

Dem Super PAC Trump Threatened Over Coronavirus Ad Releases Spanish-Language Versions Aimed At Florida Latinos

[embedded content] Priorities USA, the Democratic super PAC that angered President Donald Trump’s campaign by targeting…

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…

How Will the Spending Be Spun?

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

The 2020 Debate Over Health Care Is Getting ‘a Lot More Real’

WASHINGTON — One of the thorniest debates in American politics is over health care. Now add…

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