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In his struggle against China, the president has begun to resemble his authoritarian rival Xi Jinping.
Representative Seth Moulton is out, and the Democratic presidential field is molting.
Republican lawmakers had sought to make counties help enforce immigration law.
The president can scarcely afford to continue the trade war, but he can scarcely afford to end it either.
The president is reshaping Americans’ political views, just not the way he intended.
The president didn’t put any of the globe’s authoritarians in office, but he’s encouraged their worst instincts.
The 44th president became a devotee of unilateral presidential actions—and then saw many moves quickly reversed once he left office.
Once more, a member of America’s elite has escaped accountability for his alleged crimes.
The president’s aides are reluctant even to broach the dangers of white racist violence in his presence.
The president’s overt racism now risks fragmenting his coalition.
The president’s false equivalencies amount to a denial of the role that ideology played in the El Paso shooting.
Freed of advisers who disagreed with him, the president has followed through on some long-deferred campaign promises—but the results are not what he hoped for.
The former consoler in chief issued a statement on El Paso and Dayton that contrasted sharply with Trump’s rhetoric.
The president buried his rare condemnation of white supremacy beneath an avalanche of other factors.
Representative Will Hurd’s retirement leaves the party with just one black member of Congress.
There’s a tension built into the constitutional system—and the president is pushing it to the limit.
The candidates may praise the 44th president, but from health care to immigration, they have real policy differences with him.
The senator’s plea that voters set aside their fears and back the candidate they believe in helped her stand out on a crowded stage.
“What the hell do you have to lose?” the president asked in the summer of 2016. The answer is now only all too plain.