Sunday, July 3, 2022

How Biden’s Approval Rating Got So Low

Heading into the midterms, Democratic candidates are contending with the unpopularity of their party’s leader.

Biden Will Push Congress for a Three-Month Gas Tax Holiday

Vulnerable Democrats have championed the move ahead of midterm elections, but experts remain skeptical that suspending the federal tax would benefit consumers much.

Could New York City Lose Its Last Remaining Jewish Congressman?

Three decades ago, Jewish lawmakers made up just over half of New York City’s House delegation. Now there is one: Jerrold Nadler, who faces...

Why Conspiracy Theories Flourish in Trump’s America

“It is too soon to say whether this delegitimization is permanent,” one scholar says.

Katie Britt Wins in Alabama as Trump Suffers More Losses in Georgia

In a handful of Southern states on Tuesday, Trump-backed candidates added to the former president’s mixed record in midterm primaries.

Panel Ties Trump to Fake Elector Plan, Mapping His Attack on Democracy

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack showed how the former president leaned on state officials to invalidate his defeat, opening them up...

‘There Is Nowhere I Feel Safe’: Election Officials Describe Threats Fueled by Trump

“Do you know how it feels to have the president of the United States target you?’’ Ruby Freeman, a Black election worker from Georgia,...

Ivanka Trump Expressed a Different View on the Election to a Filmmaker

Ms. Trump told a film crew in December 2020 that her father should “continue to fight until every legal remedy is exhausted” because people...

The hearing focused on how Trump’s efforts to overturn the election threatened democracy.

Leaders of the special panel denounced the insidious effect of the former president’s lies about fraud in the 2020 election. “The president’s lie was...