The candidate, Marianne Williamson, should be taken seriously, because she is a token of a type: non-denominational spiritual advisors are becoming a more important part of the American political mix over time.
Senator Bernie Sanders re-enters the Presidential fray, this time as a front-runner, with his now-familiar revolutionary message.
A tweet by President Trump about Senator Klobuchar's announcement set off a storm in all media (traditional, new, and social).
The Story: Jill Abramson has written a book, Merchants of Truth, about the changes in the news business in...
It has become common for reporters to ask Democratic politicians who profess to support "Medicare for all" whether they want to eliminate private health insurance. Why that question is important and what it means.
The Story: The US Supreme Court, on February 7, 2019, granted a request from the managers of an abortion...
Howard Schultz, with a personal fortune in excess of $3 billion, is publicly mulling over the possibility of a run for President. Democrats worry that he could be a "spoiler," when what is needed (on their view) is a common anti-Trump front.
Senator Warren has now apologized for a DNA test she took last year in response to a dare from President Trump. This may help mend fences as her own campaign for the office of President moves forward.
Senator Cory Booker has been in the spotlight since he was on the losing side of a notoriously vicious campaign for Newark Mayor in 2002. Nearly two decades later, he is running for President.
The Story: It is rare that an incumbent President running for reelection faces any substantial opposition within his...