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Politics Sep 17AP-NORC poll finds Trump faces deep pessimism as election nears
The survey shows that roughly 7 in 10 Americans think the nation is on the wrong track. And as the nation nears 200,000 deaths from the pandemic, just 39% approve of Trump's handling of the health crisis.
Politics Aug 19WATCH: Obama, in scathing Trump rebuke, warns democracy on the line
Former President Barack Obama is warning that American democracy may not survive if President Donald Trump is reelected.
Politics Aug 19In Obama, Democrats see a bridge between Biden and young voters
Since leaving the White House nearly four years ago, former President Barack Obama has repeatedly called for a new generation of political leaders to step up. On Wednesday, he’ll implore Americans to vote for Joe Biden, who has been on…
Nation Jun 03WATCH: Obama holds virtual town hall on policing and civil unrest
Former President Barack Obama is taking on an increasingly public role as the nation confronts a confluence of historic crises that has exposed deep racial and socioeconomic inequalities in America and reshaped the November election.
Health May 31Many states scrambling to update hurricane plans for virus
Officials across the U.S. South are still scrambling to adjust their hurricane plans to the coronavirus. The big unknown: Where will people fleeing storms go?…
Politics May 02A referendum election in November? Trump allies see risks
Six months from Election Day, President Donald Trump’s prospects for winning a second term have been jolted by a historic pandemic and a cratering economy, rattling some of his Republican allies and upending the playbook his campaign had hoped to…
Politics Mar 15‘Bigger than any one of us’: Biden, Sanders take on pandemic
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders sought in Sunday's debate to cast themselves as best-positioned to lead the nation through a global pandemic.
Politics Mar 15Biden, Sanders to debate against backdrop of global pandemic
When the two remaining Democratic presidential candidates return to the debate stage Sunday night, they will find that their party, the political stakes and the world look much different from when they last met less than three weeks ago.
Politics Feb 12Sanders’ narrow win ups pressure on moderates to coalesce
The Vermont senator is benefiting from a crowded and fractured primary field, with several moderate candidates dividing up the rest of the vote.
Politics Feb 10Warren tries to break out of the middle ahead of New Hampshire primary
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's challenge is to convince voters she has a viable path to the nomination, even if that path is unclear.