His campaign is over, yet Bernie Sanders says that the movement he helped create -- one that ignited a youthful, liberal following during the Democratic primary -- will press onward.
And this week, the Vermont senator ...Read more
As Donald Trump softens his harsh rhetoric on immigration, Jeb Bush has issued his own critique: The GOP nominee is "morphing" and Bush doesn't like it.
"All the things that Donald Trump railed against, he seems to be ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's supporters have darker views of immigrants in the country illegally than do most other Americans, according to a new poll Thursday from the Pew Research Center.
Most people in America, an ...Read more
Hillary Clinton launched into a new line of attack against Donald Trump on Thursday, accusing him during an address in Reno of helping foment racial hatred and refashioning the Republican Party as a welcome home for white ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday shows the depth of how much of a lesser-than-two-evils election this year's presidential race is.
Nearly two-thirds of those who said they were voting for ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The embattled drug company whose price hikes of an anti-allergy product sparked calls for a government investigation and a congressional hearing has announced plans to lower the cost of its EpiPen product to ...Read more
I spoke with Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine, and the senator from Virginia shared policies to address the unemployment, unequal treatment and inferior education systems that continue to encumber blacks in ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Secret money from outside groups is flooding election campaign coffers at the highest level in 16 years to nearly a third of all political advertising, a study has found.
Super PACs make up the bulk of the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The political arm of one of the country's leading operators of federally contracted immigrant detention facilities last month donated $45,000 to a joint fundraising committee supporting Republican ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In choosing Stephen Bannon to be the CEO of his campaign, Donald Trump has accomplished the extraordinary: He has found somebody as outrageous as he is.
Bannon, who had been publisher of the far-right ...Read more
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump this week asked African-Americans "what the hell do you have to lose" in imploring them to vote for him.
His arrogance in presenting the question reminded me of that scene in ...Read more
I have astonishment fatigue.
Every day this summer, I'm newly and horribly astonished at what we humans dish out to each other. Wednesday it was Leslie Jones' website being hacked, followed quickly by the reaction to the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- In a recent op-ed piece, Stephanie Land characterized the de-cluttering craze, popularized by Marie Kondo's best-selling "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up," as a form of class-based scorn.
"In a new ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Jill Stein, the Green Party presidential nominee, favors alternative energy -- and she leads by example. On Tuesday, she burned one of her own supporters.
Stein, making an appearance at the National Press ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Hillary Clinton raised millions of dollars this week from big names in Hollywood and Silicon Valley amid a string of new developments about the Clinton Foundation and as Donald Trump stepped up attacks on her...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The potholed path to election 2016 is so treacherous, we need a break from the awfulness. So instead, let's marvel at the weirdness.
Donald Trump is pivoting among his positions so fast it's dizzying. Would-...Read more
The following editorial appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Wednesday, Aug. 24:
Increasing operations involving U.S. Special Forces in Somalia raise serious risks for Americans at home.
The United States has been ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in The Baltimore Sun on Thursday, Aug. 25:
Even the most ardent supporters of Hillary Clinton must concede that the latest revelation regarding her connection to the Clinton Foundation -- ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in The News & Observer on Wednesday, Aug. 24:
Bernie Sanders had it right when he said to Hillary Clinton during a debate last fall, "The American people are sick and tired of hearing ...Read more
- Trump talks immigration in Texas stops
- Hillary Clinton is exploring the outer limits of fundraising like no presidential nominee ever has
- Clinton's attacks on drug pricing leave health stocks reeling
- Trump's call for monitors echoes GOP tactics targeting Latinos in 1988
- Private immigrant detention firm gives $45K to pro-Trump fundraising group