There are men and women alive today who have never felt the cold touch of the bond vigilantes. These semi-mythical figures threatened to arise during the Obama administration, but never did. They haunted
Donald Trump paid nearly $12.5 million to his own businesses and family members during his 18-month campaign for president, a CNN review of federal reports shows. The biggest beneficiary was Tag Air Inc.,
(AP/Evan Vucci) December 17, 2016 5:00PM (UTC) Not a lot of new conflicts of interest emerged from the Donald Trump camp this week (although this isn't to say that nothing came out), but plenty of news
While the world seems divided about president-elect Donald Trump’s unexpected win, it agrees he’s a source of comedic inspiration. This montage of Trump satires gives a sense of why different countries
On Sunday morning, President-elect Donald Trump assured us all that a recount of the 2016 election wouldn’t change the outcome and was a waste of resources. In a tweetstorm, he quoted Hillary Clinton:
From dazed election night revellers in Washington DC to a gay Trump voter in Detroit to kids in Kentucky ... The US writer gauges the mood of a divided nation The word surreal is overused and often wrongly
In The Washington Post's terrific oral history of the 2016 presidential campaign, there's a quote from Hillary Clinton media consultant Mandy Grunwald that is remarkably prescient. Responding to a question
One picture, taken in the New York woods, restored the candidate to ordinary life. If Democrats had listened to ordinary Americans, she might have been president The black mood of women feeling battered
Just days before the election, after weeks believing that Michigan was safely blue, the pro-Hillary Clinton super PAC Priorities USA polled voters there — only to discover that it was a one-point race.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump stands during a service at the International Church of Las Vegas, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016, in Las Vegas. (AP) October 31, 2016 10:54PM (UTC) After declaring
The Times said Trump masked hundreds of millions of dollars in taxable income by using a maneuver so "legally dubious" that his lawyers told him the IRS "would most likely declare it improper if he were
The polls may look good, but the number of undecideds means a last-minute upset is a real possibility – and complacency plays right into Trump’s hands Hillary Clinton has not won the presidential election.
When top Bill Clinton aide Douglas Band wrote the memo, he was a central player at the Clinton Foundation and president of his own corporate consulting firm. Over the course of 13 pages, he made a case
You Americans should learn the lesson of the Brexit shocker, and the stunning success of right-wing populists in Austria and France. Matthew J. Goodwin is Professor of Political Science at the University