Trump Proceeds With Post-Impeachment Purge Amid Pandemic

WASHINGTON — Remember the impeachment? President Trump does. Even in the middle of a pandemic, he…

Kushner Puts Himself in the Middle of the White House’s Chaotic Coronavirus Response

WASHINGTON — Peter T. Gaynor, the federal government’s top emergency manager, was about to go on…

Loeffler’s Wealth Becomes a Risk as Rivals Charge She Profited on the Coronavirus

WASHINGTON — When Georgia’s governor picked Kelly Loeffler, a little-known Atlanta businesswoman, to fill the state’s…

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…

Where Are the Senate Battleground States? Look at the Ads

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

Behind Trump’s Reversal on Reopening the Country: 2 Sets of Numbers

WASHINGTON — The numbers the health officials showed President Trump were overwhelming. With the peak of…

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…

U.S. Army Halts Training Over Coronavirus but Then Changes Its Mind

WASHINGTON — The Army earlier this week ordered a halt to most training, exercises and nonessential…

Job Vacancies and Inexperience Mar Federal Response to Coronavirus

WASHINGTON — Of the 75 senior positions at the Department of Homeland Security, 20 are either…

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…

Trump Gets a Bump

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

Oracle Providing White House With Software to Study Unproven Coronavirus Drugs

WASHINGTON — The White House is preparing to use software provided by the technology giant Oracle…

At Least 13,500 Americans Abroad Need Help Getting Home, State Dept. Says

WASHINGTON — An estimated 13,500 Americans abroad have asked the State Department for help returning to…

Ex-Field Organizer Sues Bloomberg Campaign, Alleging Breach of Contract

A former field organizer for Michael R. Bloomberg filed a proposed class-action lawsuit against his presidential…

They Went Abroad to Study. Now They Are Stranded.

Channing Stirrat traveled to Ecuador to study biology. Nicholas Nerli flew to Morocco to further his…

Senators Got a Coronavirus Briefing. Then They Sold Stocks. What Now?

Senator Richard M. Burr, Republican of North Carolina, and Senator Kelly Loeffler, Republican of Georgia, have…

Swabs for Coronavirus? White House Enlists Military to Import

WASHINGTON — Faced with steep shortages of medical supplies to combat the coronavirus pandemic, the White…

White House Enlists Military to Import Swabs for Coronavirus Tests

WASHINGTON — Faced with steep shortages of medical supplies to combat the coronavirus pandemic, the White…

Richard Burr Seeks Ethics Investigation After Uproar Over Stock Sales

WASHINGTON — Senator Richard M. Burr, Republican of North Carolina, said on Friday that he had…

Senator Richard Burr Sold a Fortune in Stocks as G.O.P. Played Down Coronavirus Threat

WASHINGTON — Senator Richard M. Burr sold hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of stock in…