Is Joe Biden the Democrat’s Jeb Bush?

3 July 2019 2:52 am

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when Joe Biden was the man to beat in the race to…

Beto O’Rourke is the big loser in the Democratic debate

27 June 2019 3:13 pm

Notepads out, pencils in-hand, and water at the ready, a pack of Democratic presidential candidates did battle last night in…

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Why Joe Biden can’t win

29 May 2019 11:56 pm

Like the poor according to Jesus of Nazareth, Joe Biden we will always have with us, or so it seems.…

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The 2020 Democrats you’re likely to see at the debates

29 May 2019 11:23 pm

Televised debates are one of the great mysteries of electoral politics. One major gaffe can sink a candidate, they say.…

Why the Republican elite couldn’t stop Donald Trump

19 March 2016 9:00 am

If the Republican party were a company, it would now file for bankruptcy. Donald Trump, arguably the most grotesque candidate…

Donald Trump's angry America

5 March 2016 9:00 am

It was, in the end, the best possible night for Donald Trump. On Super Tuesday, 11 American states voted for…

How Bernie Sanders stole Hillary Clinton’s youth vote

13 February 2016 9:00 am

‘Anybody here got any student debt?’ asks Bernie Sanders halfway through his speech at a rally in a small university…

Compared to Trump, Hillary can't be that bad. Can she?

12 December 2015 9:00 am

The presidential campaign here in the land hymned by one of its earliest immigrants as a shining ‘city on a…