Politics Jun 028 states, DC vote amid coronavirus pandemic, social unrest
Nine states and the District of Columbia are voting. Tuesday's elections will be the largest slate of presidential primaries in almost three months. Voters and campaigns alike will be asked to navigate coronavirus concerns and curfews in place amid protests…
Politics Jun 02WATCH: Biden says Trump is ‘consumed’ by ego, not leading during crisis
Joe Biden plans to blister President Donald Trump for directing authorities to drive back peaceful protesters outside the White House "in order to stage a photo op," saying Tuesday that the commander in chief "is more interested in power than…
Politics May 12Biden plans to stay home, testing limits of virtual campaign
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has no foreseeable plans to resume in-person campaigning amid a pandemic that is testing whether a national election can be won by a candidate communicating almost entirely from home.
Politics Apr 09Biden vs. Trump: General election battle is now set
Barring unforeseen disaster, Joe Biden will represent the Democratic Party against President Donald Trump this fall.
Politics Apr 07Wisconsin voting underway despite coronavirus risk
Hundreds of voters in Wisconsin are waiting in line to cast ballots in the state's presidential primary election. They're ignoring a stay-at-home order over the coronavirus threat.
Politics Apr 06Top Wisconsin court blocks governor’s move to delay election
The Wisconsin election is being viewed as a national test case in a broader fight over voter access in the age of the coronavirus with major implications for the presidential primary contests ahead and, possibly, the November general election. …
Health Mar 30Coronavirus response highlights distinct partisan divide
State and local leaders are struggling to navigate inconsistent federal guidance and fierce political tribalism that is complicating their responses to the coronavirus outbreak. A distinct partisan divide has emerged in recent weeks.
Politics Mar 28Hawks no more: Fiscal conservatives embrace rescue package
Republicans who have spent the past decade howling about the danger of ballooning deficits embraced the coronavirus rescue package approved by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump, shrugging off past concerns about spending in the face of a public…
Politics Mar 11Bernie Sanders will continue on with presidential campaign
He told reporters in Burlington, Vermont, on Wednesday that he's not quitting despite key primary losses to Joe Biden the night before. The Vermont senator's path to the presidential nomination considerably narrowed after decisive losses to Biden in Michigan, Missouri…
Politics Mar 04Sanders refocuses on Biden after Super Tuesday
Sanders targeted Biden's record on trade, Social Security and fundraising just hours after Mike Bloomberg suspended his campaign and Elizabeth Warren confirmed she was privately reassessing her future in the race.