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The Chinese must be furious. Imagine blowing $1.3m on Jeb!

14 March 2019 1:56 am

Jeb! We hardly knew ye. The 2016 election seems soooo long ago. There was a time, for about 15 minutes,…

Sorry establishment Republicans, The Donald isn’t dead yet

6 February 2016 9:00 am

If Donald Trump had won in Iowa on Monday night, everybody would still be saying what a brilliant candidate he…

Donald Trump offers only gloom, insults and arrogance - and America loves him for it

23 January 2016 9:00 am

Ronald Reagan wooed America with sunny optimism. From the offset, Donald Trump has offered something much darker. He began his…

America notebook: How Donald Trump is destroying the Republican party

16 January 2016 9:00 am

I am writing on the morning that President Obama is to deliver his last State of the Union address. You,…

Watching Republicans has never been so fun. But voting for them…

14 November 2015 9:00 am

Washington DC A friend of mine asked his father, aged 82: ‘Dad, at this stage of life, what do you…

Hillary Clinton (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty)

Hillary Clinton is a hopeless candidate – and Democrats are finally realising

8 August 2015 9:00 am

 New York Remember the fizz around Gordon Brown’s election campaign in 2010? The excitement he brought to the trail? The…

Crazy runs for president don’t look so mad when you see what happens next

6 June 2015 9:00 am

 New York It takes a strange bird to run for the White House. To think you’re worth all the fund-raising,…

The birth of a royal baby is hardly an exciting event

25 April 2015 9:00 am

There are already people camping outside St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, to await the birth shortly of another royal baby, the…

Clinton vs Bush — again

26 April 2014 9:00 am

America is much less threatened by right-wing extremists than by the oligarchic rule of the two major political parties. The…