The Race for Virus Money is on. Lobbyists Are Standing by.

WASHINGTON — The federal government is open for coronavirus business, and the scramble to get some…

Grappling With the Impact of Coronavirus: This Week in the 2020 Race

Hello, from the socially distanced land of our comfy (read: tiny) New York apartments! Electoral politics…

For Farmers, Stimulus Bill Means Subsidies Continue to Flow

WASHINGTON — After providing nearly $26 billion in aid to farmers over the past few years…

John Sears, Strategist for Nixon and Reagan, Dies at 79

John P. Sears, a Republican political strategist who worked for Richard M. Nixon and Ronald Reagan…

CONMEBOL: Infantino comments on crisis are ‘ill-timed’

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s suggested changes to competition formats to try and…

BREAKING: House Passes Coronavirus Relief Bill By Voice Vote Over Rep. Massie’s Objection, Will Now Be Sent to Trump

Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images The House passed the controversial $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill, Friday, which will…

AOC Rails Against ‘Corporate Bailout’ Stimulus Bill Backed By Every Senate Democrat: ‘There Should Be Shame!’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) railed against the coronavirus stimulus bill backed by Senate Democrats and Republicans…

Conservatives Call Out Trump For Attacking GOP Rep. Thomas Massie: ‘Your Tweet is BS’

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Conservatives and libertarians called out President Donald Trump for attacking Rep. Thomas Massie…

Can Trump Break a 50 Percent Approval Rating?

Welcome to Poll Watch, our weekly look at polling data and survey research on the candidates,…

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,…

WHO Director: Trump ‘Doing All He Can’ to Tackle Coronavirus, That Kind of Leadership ‘Can Stop This Pandemic’

[embedded content] World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus praised President Donald Trump’s “political commitment”…

On Politics: The Bill’s Being Sold. Does It Have the Goods?

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

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…

Richard Reeves, Columnist and Author on Presidents, Dies at 83

Richard Reeves, a journalist and author who explored the presidency, the internment of Japanese-Americans during World…

Trump Gets a Bump

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

Fine Print of Stimulus Bill Contains Special Deals for Industries

WASHINGTON — Restaurants and retailers will get a tweak to federal tax law they have been…

On Politics: We Have a Deal

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

2020 Primary and Election: Has the Coronavirus Postponed It All?

There is a rhythm to it all, in happier times, a procession of dates and checkpoints…

Super PACs Step In to Attack Trump’s Coronavirus Response

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