A short-term funding bill could meet resistance from Democrats upset that the measure does not include money to address water contamination in Flint, Mich.
Drinking games, prop bets … and actually paying attention to the issues, if you’re into that sort of thing.
Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump face off on Monday in the first debate of the 2016 general election campaign. Here are the details.
One of the world’s most famous women will be onstage alongside one of the country’s most recognizable men, in the ultimate convergence of celebrity and politics.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump square off in the first presidential debate tonight at Hofstra University.
In a campaign that is now a battle over national identity and values, these candidates are more opposed over race and gender than any in decades.
The Bush and Obama families have a deep bond, thanks to the shared experience of life in the White House and George W. Bush’s decorum as an ex-president.
The governors of New York and New Jersey were once praised for rooting out corruption. Now, both have seen former close aides accused of misdeeds.
The reporter Gabriel Sherman has been spied on, insulted and threatened as he has taken on the powerful and volatile former Fox chairman Roger Ailes.
A pick by President Obama or Hillary Clinton would put Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. in the minority in many close cases, or even nudge him to the left.
Mirroring similar theatrical efforts, Berkeley Rep stages an adaptation of a Sinclair Lewis novel about a vain nominee inveighing against a religious minority.
This PBS documentary gives the candidates equal time while managing to avoid the journalistic pitfall sometimes labeled “false equivalency.”
Despite tweet from Donald Trump, running mate says Flowers won't attend Monday's showdown
One way to fill the void until Monday has been to speculate whether either presidential nominee, Donald J. Trump or Hillary Clinton, might be motivated to skip the other two scheduled debates.
So far in the American presidential election, discussion of foreign policy has seemed to chiefly involve insults and clichés.
Taunted by a Hillary Clinton ally, Donald J. Trump threatened to invite Ms. Flowers, who had a sexual relationship with Bill Clinton.
One of the country’s most powerful financial firms and one of its most famous political families have a long-running and mutually beneficial relationship.
Mr. Obama, dedicating the museum on Saturday, said that the story of black Americans is the story of the nation’s essential greatness.
The total audience, network executives and political strategists say, could be as high as 100 million viewers — Super Bowl territory.
The choice of Philippe Reines, a longtime aide, shows the campaign wants someone who knows Mrs. Clinton’s flaws and how to exploit them.