The Democratic opponent to John Thune released an ad that went viral. We asked the admaker for the strategy behind spots like this in seemingly unwinnable races.
What happened: Florida Sen. Rick Scott, chair of the Senate Republican campaign arm, on Wednesday suggested that the GOP could shut down the government next year if it retakes the chamber's majority — unless President Joe Biden walks back components of his signature climate change, tax and health …
California is the first state to require its agencies to present a separate demographic category for descendants of enslaved people when collecting state employee data. According to a recently signed law, the State Controller's Office and the Department of Human Resources can start collecting this …
Incumbent Wyoming Republican U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney was defeated Tuesday after she broke from her party to criticize former President Donald Trump following the Jan. 6 insurrection. She lost the race for Wyoming's at-large congressional district to Harriet Hageman, an attorney who supported Cheney in …
Have Biden's First Two Years Been a Success?Curated byThe Politics Desk
Hear us out. Yes, Joe Biden's approval ratings have been abysmal since the messy withdrawal from Afghanistan one year ago. Inflation and gas prices remain high. But the president managed to get major infrastructure, climate change, health care and gun control legislation through an evenly divided Congress — some with bipartisan support. Learn more, and read the opposing views.