Tools
Politics
Politics
Trump and Biden barnstorm battleground states as race moves to overdrive
President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden hit the nation's battleground states Saturday, offering a clear contrast to undecided voters.
latimes.com
Coronavirus is surging in college towns. The worst spot? Texas
College towns have seen a surge of the coronavirus, especially in Texas, but they're doubling down on in-person classes and football.
latimes.com
Everyone is 'sick of watching': Political ads overwhelm North Carolina
North Carolina has been swamped with political ads - a staggering 7,000 a day, more than any other state. The cost — $500 million and rising — tops every state except California, which has four times the population.
latimes.com
Sleepy Joe? In final debate, Biden navigated a minefield of Trump disruptions
Whatever his past reputation for verbal stumblings and gaffes, Biden is one of the few who can tangle with Trump and not be thrown off his game.
1 d
latimes.com
Biden's aggressive climate policy runs into backlash in debate aftermath
Biden's debate remark about a transition away from oil generates glee from Republicans. The argument illustrates why climate politics is politically hard.
1 d
latimes.com
Final presidential Trump-Biden debate scores more than 55 million viewers
The audience for the civil second meeting between the candidates will finish well under the Sept. 29 showdown.
2 d
latimes.com
Biden's lead? Why Democrats worry they could blow it
Flashbacks to 2016's presidential upset have Democrats fretting about the ways Donald Trump could still eke out a win over Joe Biden.
2 d
latimes.com
Congressional research arm to probe Latino employment trends in entertainment industry
Prompted by the House Oversight Committee and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, the Government Accountability Office agreed this week to study Latino hiring in entertainment.
2 d
latimes.com
Even if Trump loses, Trumpism may outlast him
Even if President Trump loses, his populist, personality-driven movement may still dominate the GOP. Some Republicans are looking for alternatives.
2 d
latimes.com
U.S. to attempt mediation between Armenia and Azerbaijan
After avoiding the Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes of the last month, Trump administration meets with parties to debate solutions.
2 d
latimes.com
News Analysis: Trump cools his bluster in debate but doesn't transform a race he's losing
President Trump was more restrained than in his first debate with Joe Biden, but all the Democrat had to do was not mess up.
2 d
latimes.com
Fox News' Hannity says his ally President Trump won the debate, but the host is an outlier
Analysis of the Trump-Biden debate varied wildly across the television dial, with Fox News declaring the president a winner and other outlets delivering a much more mixed assessment.
2 d
latimes.com