Fact-Checking Trump’s Claim He ‘Spent a Lot of Time’ With 9/11 Responders

WASHINGTON — President Trump walked into the Rose Garden on Monday and signed into law.

Kamala Harris and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Release Climate ‘Equity’ Plan

WASHINGTON — Senator Kamala Harris of California and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York on.

Seven 2020 Democrats Pledge to Focus First Bill on Fighting Corruption

Seven Democratic presidential candidates, including Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Mayor Pete Buttigieg of.

Kamala Harris Sets Up Debate Showdown on Health Care With New Plan

Ms. Harris, on the other hand, would “exempt households making below $100,000, along with a.

Bernie Sanders Goes the Extra Mile to Make His Point About Drug Prices

WINDSOR, Ontario — Bernie Sanders wanted to make a point about a crippling injustice. So.

John Ratcliffe, Nominee for Intelligence Chief, Is Seen as Staunch Trump Ally

John Ratcliffe, a House representative from Texas, will be nominated to replace Dan Coats as.

Why the 2020 Democrats Still Aren’t Talking About Impeachment

BOW, N.H. — As Senator Elizabeth Warren neared the conclusion of her remarks on Saturday.

Heading Into Long Recess, House Democrats Take Home a Mixed Record

“There is a lot of frustration on impeachment, because basically, Trump and the Republicans have.

Supreme Court Lets Trump Proceed on Border Wall

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Friday gave President Trump a victory in his fight.

Is Just Ousting Trump a Sufficient Goal? The Answer Has Democrats Divided.

Not everyone agrees: Some argue that just focusing on Mr. Trump will not be enough.

‘I Should Be More Careful With Twitter’: Marianne Williamson on Those Mental Health Comments

I regret saying that. That was an uncareful comment, because it’s not always a scam.

Is B.D.S. Anti-Semitic? A Closer Look at the Boycott Israel Campaign

JERUSALEM — In a matter of months, a campaign to boycott Israel has moved from.

Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

An electrical equipment failure knocked out power to about 39,000 customers in Washington as temperatures.

For Trump, Staying on the Line Helps Keep the G.O.P. in Line

It is not just the phone calls, which feature the president doing most of the.

Birtherism. Liberal Pelosi. Now ‘The Squad’ Is the New Villain for the Right.

WASHINGTON — When Mark Sanford was running for a South Carolina House seat in 2013.

Impeachment Calls and a Booker-Biden Fight: This Week in the 2020 Race

Every Saturday morning, we’re publishing “This Week in the 2020 Race”: a quick way to.

A Texas Congressional Seat Just Got Very Competitive

Mr. Olson’s last Democratic challenger, Sri Preston Kulkarni, is running again in 2020. “Now is.

States Rush to Make Voting Systems More Secure as New Threats Emerge

Several agencies are examining what would happen if hackers turned off the power in contested.

Trump Presses World Trade Organization on China

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday escalated pressure on the World Trade Organization, giving.

White House Considered Weakening U.S. Dollar Before Ruling It Out

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said this week that he opposed a policy to weaken the.

U.S. Economy Grew at 2.1% Rate in 2nd Quarter, G.D.P. Report Says

Economic growth slowed last spring, but don’t panic: The decade-long expansion has lost some momentum,.

Here’s Why John Hickenlooper and His Banjo Are Still in the 2020 Race

HANOVER, N.H. — Can John Hickenlooper interest you in a joke? “What’s the opposite of.

On Politics: House Divided on Impeachment

• The Senate Intelligence Committee has concluded that election systems in all 50 states were.

Mueller’s Skepticism of Trump’s Truthfulness Heightens Impeachment Debate

Ms. Demings, a former Orlando police chief, then suggested that Mr. Trump was getting away.

Mueller? Mueller? Special Counsel’s Testimony Falls Short in TV Ratings

Television’s Trump bump may be fading. Or perhaps the reticent witness — a career prosecutor.

Tulsi Gabbard, Democratic Presidential Candidate, Sues Google

Representative Tulsi Gabbard, the long-shot presidential candidate from Hawaii, said in a federal lawsuit that.

Texts, Sex, Lies and Corruption: Here’s What Has Forced Governors Out of Office

Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló of Puerto Rico announced his resignation on Wednesday, after an uprising.

Ad Tool Facebook Built to Fight Disinformation Doesn’t Work as Advertised

Ms. Edelson wrote software to get around some problems, such as “infinite loops” — that.

The Blockbuster That Wasn’t: Mueller Disappoints the Democrats

WASHINGTON — In the days leading up to the special counsel’s much-anticipated appearance before Congress,.

Trump Vetoes Bipartisan Resolutions Blocking Arms Sales to Gulf Nations

WASHINGTON — President Trump vetoed a series of bipartisan measures on Wednesday that would have.

What the 2020 Democrats Said About Trump and Race at the N.A.A.C.P. Forum

DETROIT — As “Robert Mueller Wednesday” overtook Washington, with the nation transfixed on the congressional.

Who’s Asking Mueller Questions: Committee Members to Watch as He Testifies

After two years of near absolute silence, Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, is.