The independent from Vermont, the runner-up to Hillary Clinton in 2016, faces a diverse field of announced candidates, many of whom have adopted the policies that set him apart in his last campaign
In this edition: Kamala Harris on the trail, Beto O'Rourke causing trouble, and a many-way race for mayor of Chicago.
As news networks have scrambled to put cameras in congressional town hall meetings, a few of their attendees and speakers have earned short bursts of fame — or infamy. Bill Akins, the secretary of the Republican executive committee in Florida's Pasco County, became the star of a CNN segment after he was heckled for saying […]
“Fox and Friends,” which for years counted Donald Trump as a regular call-in guest, has in recent weeks become a pillar of his defense. On Super Bowl weekend, the show's hosts talked about how Trump's friendship with New England Patriots owner Bob Kraft was the sort of story he should tell more often, and how […]
The cancellation of a speech by Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos at the University of California at Berkeley on Wednesday is a special sort of news story -- a predictable disaster that still managed to surprise. In just a few violent hours, it packed in half a dozen lessons about politics in the Trump era. Provocation […]
President Trump's response Sunday afternoon to criticism of his executive orders on refugees and immigration accused the news media of getting the story wrong. There was no “Muslim ban.” There was, instead, a policy that honest reporters ought to have recognized. “My policy,” Trump wrote, “is similar to what President Obama did in 2011 when […]