In the homestretch, Republicans smell the stench of defeat (round up)Read more
Pop Cramps: For decades the Republicans have railed against “Big Government”. It is inefficient, they say. Could be done better by the private sector, they say. Costs too much in taxes, they say.Read more
Forget the luxury-suite studios soaring above the convention stage. Or the morning-show stars flown in for an on-scene dispatch. Or the armies of television crews and correspondents trawling the arena floor for rebellious delegates.Read more
In his daily briefings on the coronavirus, President Trump has brandished all the familiar tools in his rhetorical arsenal: belittling Democratic governors, demonizing the media, trading in innuendo and bulldozing over the guidance of experts.
It’s the kind of performance the president relishes, but one that has his advisers and Republican allies worried.Read more