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  1. Cory Booker Keeps Going U.S., December 12

    He won’t be on the debate stage next week. But he says his campaign continues, “debate or not.”

  2. Why Is the Democratic Primary So White? Opinion, December 12

    And why are baby boomers still in charge?

  3. Cory Booker’s Silver Lining Tour of Iowa U.S., December 11

    Who needs a debate stage when you can raise $1.4 million in 36 hours?

  4. Rosario Dawson Hits the Trail in Iowa. (Her Boyfriend Is Running for President.) U.S., December 8

    The actress went shopping for vegan snacks — and votes — in Iowa with her boyfriend, the presidential candidate Cory Booker.

  5. The Bowhunting Influencer of Iowa Democrats U.S., December 7

    Rob Sand figured out how to win statewide office as a Democrat in Iowa, and now the presidential contenders are seeking his counsel — that is, when he isn’t deer hunting with bow and arrow.

  6. Democrats Ask: Do We Really Want an All-White Final Four? U.S., December 5

    As the party reckons with the likelihood of an all-white candidate lineup for the December debate, Cory Booker and Julián Castro see fund-raising gains.

  7. Cory Booker Bets $100 Billion on Historically Black Colleges and Universities U.S., December 3

    The senator unveiled a broad plan at a decisive period for his struggling campaign as he faces the prospect of not making the December debate.

  8. What $30 Million Gets in TV Ads U.S., November 26

    Michael Bloomberg made a splashy entrance into the 2020 race — and you’ll see one of his ads soon.

  9. Black Voters to Black Candidates: Representation Is Not Enough U.S., November 25

    Joe Biden leads with black voters, and Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are making better inroads with younger ones than Kamala Harris and Cory Booker. In interviews, voters rejected the idea that racial representation equated to change.

  10. Debate 5, and a Push for Black Voters: This Week in the 2020 Race U.S., November 23

    In the absence of a clear front-runner, some lower-polling candidates were able to break through — at least for one news cycle.

  11. Debate 5, and a Push for Black Voters: This Week in the 2020 Race U.S., November 23

    In the absence of a clear front-runner, some lower-polling candidates were able to break through — at least for one news cycle.

  12. Elizabeth Warren Makes Pitch to Black Women In Speech About Racial Inequities U.S., November 21

    In events across Atlanta, Ms. Warren, Bernie Sanders and others described how they would address the concerns and priorities of black voters.

  13. What Were the Most Memorable Moments From Last Night’s Debate? U.S., November 21

    For a Democratic debate that was without major fireworks, there were several memorable moments. Here are the lines that stood out.

  14. Debate Night: The ‘On Politics’ Breakdown U.S., November 21

    I thought Pete Buttigieg would have a target painted on his back. But no one really stopped him.

  15. Who Won the Democratic Debate? Campaign Experts Weighed In U.S., November 21

    Kamala Harris, Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar and Cory Booker stood out at the fifth Democratic primary debate in Atlanta.

  16. Winners and Losers of the Democratic Debate Interactive, November 21

    Our columnists and contributors give their rankings.

  17. Late Night Is Tickled by Gordon Sondland’s Impeachment Testimony Arts, November 21

    “In order to catch a selfish, idiotic hotel business guy, you have to send a selfish, idiotic hotel business guy,” Samantha Bee joked Wednesday.

  18. The Electability Debate, Brought to You by the People Who Want to Be Elected U.S., November 20

    If combat is the sincerest form of flattery in politics, Pete Buttigieg had some reason to be flattered on the Atlanta stage.

  19. Watch: Key Moments From November Democratic Debate Video, November 20

    Ten presidential candidates took the stage in Atlanta to discuss topics including impeachment, climate change and foreign policy. Also, there were some jokes.

  20. Buttigieg Was a Target. But No One Was Attacked Like Warren. Opinion, November 20

    The debate was often a referendum on a politician who has presented a challenge to the party.

  21. Cory Booker Jokes Biden ‘Might Have Been High’ When He Made Marijuana Comments U.S., November 20

    At the Democratic debate, the New Jersey senator sparred with the former vice president over legalizing marijuana.

  22. Analysis of the Nov. 20 Democratic Debate Interactive, November 20

    Our reporters are providing real-time analysis of tonight’s Democratic debate, with 10 presidential candidates on stage. Join us to follow along.

  23. 5 Takeaways From the November Democratic Debate U.S., November 20

    It was a mostly bloodless evening among the 10 candidates onstage, but there were some standout moments.

  24. Tonight’s Democratic Debate: What to Watch For U.S., November 20

    Everything you need to know about the presidential primary debate lineup in Atlanta.

  25. Next Democratic Debate: The Top Four vs. Everyone Else Interactive, November 19

    The debate stage is nearly identical to the one from October, minus two candidates — Beto O’Rourke has since dropped out and Julián Castro did not make the cut. See how similar or different the dynamics will be this time.

  26. Cory Booker: Stop Being Dogmatic About Public Charter Schools Opinion, November 18

    We can’t dismiss good ideas because they don’t fit into neat ideological boxes or don’t personally affect some of the louder, more privileged voices in the party.

  27. 230 Years and Zero Presidents: Why Mayors Haven’t Jumped Straight to the White House The Upshot, November 18

    A cultural suspicion about big cities seems to be part of the problem, but that attitude might be changing.

  28. Senate Republicans, Eyeing Election-Year Impeachment Trial, Wrestle With Timeline U.S., November 14

    Republicans are weighing whether to draw out the proceeding, hindering the presidential campaigns of several Senate Democrats, or seek a quicker resolution.