The Other Front-Line Workers

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

On Politics: The Country Keeps Reeling

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

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…

Here’s How the House Can Voice Vote on the $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

WASHINGTON — The House planned on Friday to use an extraordinary method to push through a…

Can the House Pass a $2 Trillion Stimulus by Voice Vote? Here’s How It Works

WASHINGTON — The House planned on Friday to use an extraordinary method to push through a…

Scrubbing In to Vote, the House Returns to Consider a $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

By WASHINGTON — The microphones have been removed from the well of the House to guard…

How Will the Spending Be Spun?

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

As Crisis Unfolds, Sanders Sees a Moment That Matches His Ideas

Both hands were waving — over here, over there, a full wingspan on display — as…

How It All Came Apart for Bernie Sanders

In mid-January, a few weeks before the Iowa caucuses, Senator Bernie Sanders’s pollster offered a stark…

With Senators Stuck in Washington, Surrogates Get Starring Role in Iowa

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the filmmaker Michael Moore held a rally…

Facebook’s impossible task

Ilhan Omar has called Facebook “a willing agent of the GOP,” declaring that “our democracy is…