How McConnell Hopes to Thwart Trump in the Midterms

Senator Mitch McConnell is working furiously to bring allies to Washington who will buck Donald J. Trump. It’s not going according to plan.

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What Are Republicans So Afraid Of?

Instead of conspiracy mongering about an election they did well in, they could try to win real majorities.

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‘Stop the Steal’ Didn’t Start With Trump

Mainstream Republicans and conservative commentators have been pushing the idea that Democrats can only win through fraud for decades.

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Can Trump Win The Election? Yes. But the Path to 270 Is Difficult.

President Trump’s prospects depend on late and fundamental shifts in the dynamics of the race, including Joe Biden stumbling badly in Thursday’s debate and Mr. Trump exhibiting discipline on the virus.

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Can Trump Win? Yes. But the Path Is Narrow and Difficult.

President Trump’s prospects depend on late and fundamental shifts in the dynamics of the race, including Joe Biden stumbling badly in Thursday’s debate and Mr. Trump exhibiting discipline on the virus.

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Republicans in Missouri Are Trying a New Kind of Gerrymandering

A Missouri initiative would undo voters’ preference for nonpartisan legislative districts — and perhaps shift representation itself.

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Late Night: Who Could Obama Possibly Have Been Talking About?

As Trevor Noah noticed, Barack Obama didn’t mention any names when he criticized the coronavirus response, but supporters of President Trump took offense anyway.

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