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Democrats could win big in Georgia

Democrats could win big in Georgia

Republicans bet on Trumpism. Democrats aim for moderation in a fast-changing state...

Democrats could win big in once-Republican Georgia

Democrats could win big in once-Republican...

Republicans bet on Trumpism. Democrats aim for moderation in a fast-changing state...

Joe Biden could get a boost from undecided voters

Joe Biden could get a boost from undecided...

More look likely to back him than to vote for President Donald Trump

The audacity of Jaime Harrison

The audacity of Jaime Harrison

The Democrats’ latest crush is a former lobbyist scrapping for conservative votes...

The plot against Gretchen Whitmer

The plot against Gretchen Whitmer

The threat from right-wing terror groups is more serious than for decades

Maine’s Senate race and the extinction of New England Republicanism

Maine’s Senate race and the extinction...

The contest reflects the declining appeal of bipartisanship

Restrictions and rebellion follow New York City’s covid-19 surge

Restrictions and rebellion follow New...

Outbreaks among Orthodox Jews have been hard to contain

Amy Coney Barrett’s arrival on the Supreme Court is inevitable

Amy Coney Barrett’s arrival on the...

But the politics of this may not be as good for Republicans as they hope

How the American economy did under Donald Trump

How the American economy did under...

An international comparison

The race for the White House is a little closer than it looks

The race for the White House is a little...

After weeks of bad news, Donald Trump’s supporters may temporarily be declining...

More Americans are voting early this year than in 2016

More Americans are voting early this...

But those ballots can’t be used to predict November’s results

The battle in miniature

The battle in miniature

A small town in Pennsylvania depicts a microcosm of the election—and how Americans...

The number of new businesses in America is booming

The number of new businesses in America...

No other rich-world country is experiencing the same rise in entrepreneurship

A close race in Ohio is bad news for Donald Trump

A close race in Ohio is bad news for...

The more he must focus on winning there, the less he can concentrate on other vital...

At risk of losing Texas, Republicans scheme to limit Democratic votes

At risk of losing Texas, Republicans...

The state is becoming younger and less white. It is not outlandish to imagine that...

The virus has hit President Donald Trump and his re-election hopes

The virus has hit President Donald...

The president’s covid-defiance is putting off plenty of voters, including some Republicans

The reasons behind America’s new wave of lay-offs

The reasons behind America’s new wave...

Now the pandemic, next automation and simplification

Mike Pence v Kamala Harris ends in a normal sort of a draw

Mike Pence v Kamala Harris ends in...

The battle of the understudies casts them as plausible presidential successors