Ady Barkan Won’t Let Dying Stop His Activism

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — First there was the viral video from an airplane, where he confronted…

Trade Conflicts Weigh on Confidence, Posing a Risk to Trump

Economists and business leaders have been warning for months that President Trump’s trade war could damage…

‘3 Musketeers’ or ‘3 Stooges’? Republicans Challenging Trump May Fall in Between

WASHINGTON — Mark Sanford, the former Republican governor of South Carolina who once brought squealing pigs…

A Clash Over Barack Obama’s Legacy? Democratic Voters Don’t Want to Hear It

In some of the tensest moments of the 2020 debates, a viewer might have concluded that…

Should People Profit From Housing? Bernie Sanders Says Yes, and No

ImageBernie Sanders greeting supporters after a campaign event in Reno, Nev., this month.CreditMax Whittaker for The…

Visiting Wall, Trump Points to Barrier to Burnish His Campaign

OTAY MESA, Calif. — One thing President Trump loves about his job is signing his name.…

Most Latinos Don’t Back Trump. But Some Wear Their Support Proudly.

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — Some wore it proudly emblazoned across their chest: Latinos for Trump, though…

Why Bernie Sanders Wants Redemption in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Clutching a cup of tea to soothe his hoarsening voice, Senator Bernie Sanders…

Biden Managed to Work With McConnell. Many Democrats Weren’t Pleased.

Mitch McConnell, the Senate Republican leader and self-described “grim reaper” of liberal legislative dreams, settled into…

From Warren and Trump, Two Versions of Corruption

Senator Elizabeth Warren stood beneath a marble arch in New York City, telling a crowd of…

Elizabeth Warren to Rally Supporters in Washington Square Park Tonight

Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts is set to bring her ascendant presidential campaign to New York…

Age Isn’t Hurting 2020 Democratic Leaders, to Rivals’ Chagrin

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. is 76 years old and prone to…

Working Families Party Endorses Elizabeth Warren

The Working Families Party, the labor-aligned progressive group whose electoral influence has grown since the 2016…

Democrats’ Afghan Strategy Sounds Familiar. It’s a Lot Like Trump’s.

For 18 years and four presidential elections, Democrats running for president have felt compelled to lay…

Biden Has Deep Connection to Black Voters. Will It Translate Into Votes?

BIRMINGHAM — At the Democratic primary debate last week, Joseph R. Biden Jr. prompted some distress…