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  1. Trump and Biden Campaign in Pennsylvania and Michigan on Race’s Final Weekend Washington, Today

    The candidates crisscrossed two of the key “Blue Wall” states Mr. Trump won in 2016.

  2. Elecciones 2020: Trump rechaza la cobertura sobre el virus y Biden desdeña el liderazgo frente al virus en Español, Today

    El presidente Trump se ha quejado esta semana de lo que él llama una obsesión mediática con la pandemia del coronavirus. El mensaje de los demócratas ha sido unánime: todo coronavirus, todo el tiempo.

  3. Biden and Surrogates Hit Trump on Taxes in Closing Argument Investigative, Today

    “Why should you pay more taxes than Donald Trump?” Joseph R. Biden Jr. asked as he took aim at the president’s taxes and tax policy.

  4. Did President Trump Keep His First-Term Promises? Let’s Look at 5 of Them Politics, Today

    Mr. Trump won the presidency in 2016 after making more than 100 promises. Here’s where some stand four years later and what some of his supporters think of them.

  5. ¿El presidente Trump cumplió las promesas de su primer mandato? Analizamos cinco de ellas en Español, Today

    Trump ganó la presidencia en 2016 haciendo más de cien promesas. Cuatro años después, este es el avance de algunos de esos compromisos y lo que piensan algunos de sus seguidores de ellos.

  6. Can Trump Woo Enough Black Men to Hurt Biden in Battleground States? Politics, Today

    On the ground and in TV ads, the candidates are in an intense and surprising battle for Black male voters, who are crucial for Democrats trying to win back Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

  7. Poll Watchers Endure, Minus the Partisan Drama National, Today

    As President Trump urges supporters to watch for fraud at polling places, people inside the polls already are keeping watch — and usually not finding much.

  8. Trump and the Working Class Letters, Today

    “Mr. Trump presented himself as a class traitor who would bring the billionaires to heel,” but did the opposite, a reader says.

  9. The President’s Taxes: A Reader’s Guide Investigative, Today

    Over the past four years, The New York Times has independently obtained and published information on several decades of Donald J. Trump’s taxes.

  10. Investing for the Future in the United States of Agita Business, Today

    No matter who wins the presidency, a lot of people are going to be disappointed. Maybe even scared. But it’s no time to act rashly.

  11. Trump Dismisses Virus Coverage and Biden Dismisses Virus Leadership: This Week in the 2020 Race Politics, Today

    President Trump has complained this week of what he calls a media obsession with the coronavirus pandemic. The message from Democrats has been united — all coronavirus, all the time.

  12. Campaign 2020: Let’s Never Do This Again Politics, Today

    It’s not hope or change. It’s not making anything great. It’s just about making it through.

  13. A Frazzled World Holds Its Breath While the U.S. Chooses Its Leader Foreign, Today

    President Trump turned American foreign policy inside out, to the benefit of some nations and consternation of others. Now both groups are watching attentively to see which direction the U.S. goes next.

  14. Fueled by Cash, Health Care and Trump’s Woes, Democrats Aim for Senate Control Washington, Today

    Republicans are battling to hold off losses by warning of the risks of unified Democratic power in Washington, but they concede their majority is in peril.

  15. Americans Surge to Polls: ‘I’m Going to Vote Like My Life Depends on It’ Politics, Today

    Anxious but determined, Americans are pushing through challenges like the pandemic and long lines to cast their ballot. The country is on course to surpass 150 million votes for the first time.

  16. Time Running Short, Trump and Biden Return to Northern Battlegrounds Politics, Yesterday

    Surprise victories in the Midwest catapulted President Trump to victory four years ago, and the region again looms as the critical battleground. Both candidates are focusing on it in the final days.

  17. Freedom as the Muzzle of a Glock Op Ed, Yesterday

    In western Colorado, the election is about “not having the government think for us, the right to protect ourselves.”

  18. Trump Says Black Voters Aren’t Supporting Biden Video, Yesterday

    At his rally in Green Bay, Wis., President Trump maintained that Black voters are not supporting Joseph R. Biden Jr., the Democratic presidential nominee, because of his support of the 1994 crime bill.

  19. Most Conservative Christians Support Trump. Will They Help Him Win Again? National, Yesterday

    White evangelicals have time and again offered uncompromising support for President Trump when he needed it the most.

  20. Undecided Voters Could Still Decide the Election. They Tend to Dislike Trump. Politics, Yesterday

    About one in 10 voters could still be considered “volatile,” half the number as at this point in 2016, but this time around, most of them have an unfavorable opinion of Donald J. Trump.

  21. The Daily: An Audio Guide to the Election Podcasts, Yesterday

    Join us on a sonic journey back through the presidential campaign in preparation for Election Day.

  22. The Daily: An Audio Guide to the Election Podcasts, Yesterday

    Join us on a sonic journey back through the presidential campaign in preparation for Election Day.

  23. The Daily: An Audio Guide to the Election Podcasts, Yesterday

    Join us on a sonic journey back through the presidential campaign in preparation for Election Day.

  24. Some Older Voters Shift to Biden in Florida. Will It Be Enough for Him? Politics, Yesterday

    Polls suggest some retirees are shifting from having supported President Trump to voting for Joseph R. Biden Jr. But they are rare in Florida’s Republican heartland.

  25. Trump’s Campaign Is Building an Army of Poll Watchers. What Can They Actually Do? Video, Yesterday

    President Trump and his campaign have been calling for an army of poll watchers on Election Day. What is poll watching, and when does it cross the line? We look at how a federal consent decree restricted the Republican Party for decades, and why its expiration could make a difference in 2020.

  26. Trump Mocks Laura Ingraham’s Face Mask During Rally Video, Yesterday

    President Trump called Laura Ingraham, a Fox News host, “politically correct” for wearing a mask during his rally in Michigan on Friday.

  27. Lil Wayne, Latest Rapper in Trump’s Orbit, Sees Backlash Over Photo Culture, Yesterday

    Following Kanye West, 50 Cent and Ice Cube before him, the rapper faced criticism on social media after posting a seeming endorsement of the president.

  28. Lil Wayne, Latest Rapper in Trump’s Orbit, Sees Backlash Over Photo Culture, Yesterday

    Following Kanye West, 50 Cent and Ice Cube before him, the rapper faced criticism on social media after posting a seeming endorsement of the president.

  29. A Clash of Views Before Election Day Letters, Yesterday

    Readers urge congressional Republicans to repudiate the president, castigate President Obama for breaking a norm and explain why an Orthodox Jew is voting for Joe Biden.

  30. Trump Has a Women Problem. These Senators Aren’t Helping. Editorial, Yesterday

    To be in today’s Republican Party requires a particularly gross form of self-abasement.

  31. In Critical Wisconsin, the Fox Valley May Decide the State’s Winner Politics, Yesterday

    Many of Wisconsin’s swing voters live in and south of Green Bay, a region of old mill towns and farms burning with coronavirus infections and personality-driven politics.

  32. How a Century of Real-Estate Tax Breaks Enriched Donald Trump Business, Yesterday

    The real estate industry has long enjoyed uniquely favorable tax treatment — thanks in part to Mr. Trump’s actions before and after he became president.

  33. Joe Biden and the Arts: No R.B.G. but a Loyal Promoter of Culture Culture, Yesterday

    The former vice president has been an intermittent consumer of the arts, but cultural leaders credit him as a key source of government financial support.

  34. Trump y Biden: dos abstemios en carrera por la presidencia en Español, Yesterday

    No habrá brindis en la Casa Blanca después de la elección: ni el presidente Donald Trump ni Joe Biden consumen alcohol.

  35. U.S. Says Virus Can’t be Controlled. China Aims to Prove It Wrong. Foreign, Yesterday

    China’s approach to keep Covid-19 at bay has helped restore confidence and allowed businesses to reopen. But it is a strategy steeped in authoritarianism.

  36. How Does Harris View Big Business? Her Time as California’s Top Lawyer Offers Clues Business, Yesterday

    As attorney general for six years, Kamala Harris took a moderate, realpolitik approach to going after big business, aides say.

  37. Who Will Win Florida? What Polls Say About an Eternal Mystery Politics, Yesterday

    Joe Biden has cut into President Trump’s edge among suburbanites and older voters, but his support from Latino voters appears weaker than Hillary Clinton’s was.

  38. The Field: The Shy Biden Voters Among Florida’s Seniors Podcasts, Yesterday

    In the swing state’s conservative retirement communities, some voters have switched sides. And some of them have reason to worry about what the neighbors might think.

  39. What Makes a Man Manly? Trump and Biden Offer Competing Answers Upshot, Yesterday

    Amid a large gender gap among voters, one version of masculinity stresses toughness and the other a duty to protect the weak.

  40. Sharknado Goes to Washington Op Ed, Yesterday

    Donald Trump has made America exceptional all right — exceptionally off track.

  41. The Day After Election Day Op Ed, Yesterday

    Current and former Trump administration officials are worried about what might happen on Nov. 4.

  42. In Trump and Biden, a Choice of Teetotalers for President Politics, Yesterday

    Spirits may be low around the country, but don’t expect them to be raised in the White House after the election; neither President Trump nor Joseph R. Biden Jr. partakes in alcohol.

  43. The President Has Made Selfishness Our National Credo Op Ed, Yesterday

    Trump unleashed our inner Scrooge.

  44. 2016 Nonvoters, a Key Prize for Biden and Trump, Turn Out in Droves Politics, Yesterday

    In Pennsylvania and other battlegrounds, both parties are succeeding in coaxing infrequent voters off the sidelines. The all-important question is who does it better.

  45. Trump Woke Us Up Op Ed, Yesterday

    Many Americans have lost the comfortable bliss of not paying attention to politics.

  46. Don’t Fool Yourself. Trump Is Not an Aberration. Op Ed, Yesterday

    Many of the worst things the president has said and done were said and done by his predecessors.

  47. The Opportunities We Lost Under Trump Op Ed, Yesterday

    The 2016 election should have forced change on all our factions. With Trump’s help, they’ve all reverted back to type.

  48. Biden Can Fix Latinos’ Disappointment With Democrats Op Ed, Yesterday

    Latino communities haven’t forgotten Obama’s promise.

  49. Goodbye Principled Conservatism Op Ed, Yesterday

    Under Trump, the politics of resentment now govern the Republican Party.

  50. The Woman President Who Wasn’t Op Ed, Yesterday

    Trump may have beaten Hillary Clinton, but the story doesn’t end there.

  51. Trump Has Made the Whole World Darker Op Ed, Yesterday

    America has become just as cynically transactional in its foreign dealings as Russia and China.

  52. The Friendships Trump Pulled Apart Op Ed, Yesterday

    His corrosiveness has caused friends to lose trust.

  53. What if America Gets a Divorce? And Other Final Election Predictions Op Ed, Yesterday

    With just days left until Election Day, Michelle Goldberg and Ross Douthat are joined by the Time magazine columnist and senior editor of The Dispatch, David French.

  54. This Election Map Will Be Everywhere. Don’t Let It Fool You. Interactive, Yesterday

    It’s full of tricks and optical illusions.

  55. Trump and Biden Converge in Florida, an Elusive Prize Still Up for Grabs Politics, October 29

    The presidential rivals both appeared in Tampa, confronting their vulnerabilities and courting a range of voters, a clear sign that both see their political fortunes tied to the state.

  56. Coronavirus, Nice Attacks, U.S. Election: Your Friday Briefing N Y T Now, October 29

    Here’s what you need to know.

  57. Five Great Things Biden Has Already Done Op Ed, October 29

    We’re learning not to underestimate the guy.

  58. Trump’s Hard-Line Immigration Policies Go Before Voters Washington, October 29

    The administration has raced to build the president’s promised border wall and block migrants from entering the United States, but the future of those policies will be determined by the election.

  59. Lies, Damned Lies and Trump Rallies Op Ed, October 29

    Who you gonna believe, me or your own eyes?

  60. Dems Mess With Texas Politics, October 29

    Is this the year that Texas turns blue? Even if not, there’s no denying the political shift in the Lone Star State.

  61. La filantropía de Trump: grandes condonaciones de impuestos y afirmaciones que no siempre cuadran en Español, October 29

    Los registros financieros ocultos del mandatario ponen en duda varios de sus compromisos caritativos y muestran que la mayor parte de sus donaciones provienen de acuerdos de tierras que compensan sus ingresos.

  62. Trump Boasts About G.D.P Growth and Attacks News Media Video, October 29

    President Trump campaigned in Tampa, Fla., Thursday boasting about third-quarter economic gains, and assailing the news media as “the enemy of the people.”

  63. How Virus Politics Divided a Conservative Town in Wisconsin’s North Politics, October 29

    A lightly populated area in the critical swing state of Wisconsin serves as a microcosm for the way coronavirus politics is worsening partisan schisms across America.

  64. El dilema del voto venezolano en Estados Unidos en Español, October 29

    La polarización que vimos en Venezuela migró con nosotros. Quienes podemos votar, debemos considerar el modo en el que Trump ha tratado a nuestra comunidad, dentro y fuera del país.

  65. Don’t Be Fooled By Trump’s Anti-Socialist Talk Op Ed, October 29

    Venezuelan-Americans need to see beyond the bluster, and look at the way he has treated our community in the U.S.

  66. What Has Trump Done for Venezuelan-Americans? Op Ed, October 29

    We need to see beyond the bluster, and look at the way he has treated our community in the U.S.

  67. The Venezuela-American Vote, From A First-Timer Opinion, October 29

    Our vote could play a key role in November. We need to see beyond the bluster, and look at the way Trump has treated our community in the U.S.

  68. The Venezuelan-American Vote, From a First-Timer in Florida Op Ed, October 29

    Our vote could play a key role in November. We need to see beyond the bluster, and look at the way Trump has treated our community in the U.S.

  69. Biden’s Call for ‘National Mask Mandate’ Gains Traction in Public Health Circles Washington, October 29

    A presidential order would almost certainly face a legal challenge. But if elected, Joseph R. Biden Jr. would have other levers at his disposal to make mask wearing a cultural norm.

  70. Biden and Cunningham Hold Slim Leads in North Carolina, Poll Finds Politics, October 29

    Joe Biden and Cal Cunningham both led their Republican rivals by three points, a Times/Siena College survey found. Perhaps most notably, 64 percent of respondents said they had already voted.

  71. La nueva ocupación de Obama: provocar a Trump en Español, October 29

    Saboreando claramente la oportunidad de contraatacar a su sucesor, el expresidente ha estado dispuesto a lanzar golpes en nombre de la campaña de Joe Biden, enfocada en la unidad.

  72. In This Strange Election Year, Foreign Embassies Find Little Access to Democrats Washington, October 29

    The Biden campaign, according to advisers, is concerned over possible perception of foreign meddling in the election — or any comparison to Russian interference on President Trump’s behalf in 2016.

  73. Texas Is a Tossup. So Why Won’t Trump or Biden Campaign There? Politics, October 29

    A victory by the Democrats would herald the arrival of a formidable multiracial coalition in the country’s largest red state.

  74. What Turn Are We Really Rounding on the Virus? Politics, October 29

    The president leans into denial for his closing argument: This is your morning tip sheet.

  75. Trump’s Thoroughly Modern Masculinity Op Ed, October 29

    The president isn’t a throwback to old-school masculinity. He’s a he-man specifically engineered for our image-based, sensation-saturated times.

  76. Celebrity Vetting and ‘Helping the President’ to Defeat Coronavirus Despair Washington, October 29

    In a letter to Alex M. Azar II, the health secretary, House Democrats detailed how a $265 million public relations campaign tried to bolster President Trump.

  77. Facing Gap in Pennsylvania, Trump Camp Tries to Make Voting Harder Politics, October 29

    Trailing in the polls, President Trump and his campaign are pursuing a three-pronged strategy that would effectively suppress the mail-in vote in the critical state of Pennsylvania.

  78. Four Wasted Years Thinking About Donald Trump Op Ed, October 29

    How this president invaded our brains and destroyed American culture.

  79. How Will I Ever Look at America the Same Way Again? Op Ed, October 29

    What I lost in the Trump years was a kind of innocence.

  80. Trump Killed the Pax Americana Op Ed, October 29

    And it won’t come back even if and when he’s gone.

  81. America Shocked Itself and the World Op Ed, October 29

    The country let some of the worst fears of the founders come true.

  82. Good Design Is the Secret to Better Democracy Interactive, October 29

    Ballots are broken. So we redesigned them.

  83. Trump’s Closing Argument on Virus Clashes With Science, and Voters’ Lives Politics, October 28

    The president has continued to downplay the severity of the coronavirus and declare before largely maskless crowds that it is vanishing. The surge in new cases across the country says: Not so.

  84. Take This Trump Election Day Quiz Before It’s Too Late Interactive, October 28

    Some of the president’s moments are unforgettable, even if you try.

  85. Who Is Miles Taylor? Washington, October 28

    A lifelong Republican and a former top official at the Department of Homeland Security, Mr. Taylor took a leave of absence from his job at Google this summer to campaign for Joseph R. Biden Jr.

  86. Into the Unknown Politics, October 28

    At this point, I’m thinking less about polling averages and more about a few key variables that we can’t predict.

  87. Trump’s Closing Argument on Virus Clashes With Science, and Voters’ Lives Politics, October 28

    The president has continued to downplay the severity of the coronavirus and declare before largely maskless crowds that it is vanishing. The surge in new cases across the country says: Not so.

  88. The 2020 Campaign Is the Most Expensive Ever (By a Lot) Politics, October 28

    The total cost of the races for the White House, the Senate and the House is expected to hit nearly $14 billion.

  89. Miles Taylor, exfuncionario de Seguridad Nacional, revela que era ‘Anonymous’ en Español, October 28

    El exfuncionario, cuyas críticas al presidente Trump en un artículo de opinión en The New York Times, y en un libro posterior, sacudieron a Washington y enfurecieron a Trump, renunció al gobierno el año pasado y apoya a Joe Biden desde este verano.

  90. Finally, the Resistance Gets to Vote Op Ed, October 28

    Now is our chance to put an end to this presidency.

  91. Miles Taylor, a Former Homeland Security Official, Reveals He Was ‘Anonymous’ Washington, October 28

    Mr. Taylor, whose criticisms of President Trump in a New York Times Op-Ed article and subsequent book, roiled Washington and infuriated Mr. Trump, resigned from the administration last year and endorsed Joe Biden this summer.

  92. Biden’s Limited Campaign Schedule: Wise Tactic or Misguided Gamble? Politics, October 28

    Joe Biden is counting on voters to view him as a safe and steady alternative to a president who regularly dismisses virus precautions. But his measured campaign pace may be scrutinized if he loses.

  93. It’s Biden! No, It’s Trump! Here Are Your Predictions Letters, October 28

    Our readers suggest a wide range of scenarios that include landslides, pardons, claims of fraud, violence and the courts.

  94. Biden Holds 8-Point Lead in Michigan as He Tries to Reconstruct the ‘Blue Wall’ Politics, October 28

    While President Trump counted Michigan as one of his most surprising victories in 2016, he is struggling to maintain support among white voters in the state this year.

  95. Business Partner of Giuliani Associate Is Expected to Plead Guilty Metro, October 28

    David Correia was charged with duping investors in a start-up he founded with Lev Parnas, an associate of Rudolph W. Giuliani.

  96. Social Security Seemed Like a Future Problem. The Virus Changed That. Business, October 28

    Even before the pandemic, Social Security’s finances were under growing pressure. The next president and Congress will play a crucial role in what happens next.

  97. How Trump and Biden Differ on Health Care Interactive, October 28

    Let’s look at where the candidates stand on pre-existing conditions, Medicare, Medicaid and more.

  98. An Early-Voting Cascade Politics, October 28

    Seventy million votes are now cast, over half of total 2016 turnout: This is your morning tip sheet.

  99. Trump and the Boaty McBoatfacing of America Op Ed, October 28

    Four years of a joke president is long enough.

  100. Trump Outsells Biden in a Chinese Wholesale Market Business, October 28

    In a positive but highly unscientific sign for the president, orders for his campaign materials outpace those for his rival’s at a major market for banners, caps and other souvenirs.

  101. How Far Might Trump Go? Op Ed, October 28

    No one is quite sure.

  102. In Georgia, Democrats Target the True Silent Majority: People Who Don’t Vote Politics, October 28

    As Democrats eye the Southern battleground, high turnout will be crucial for them, and that means persuading nonvoters to participate. But experts warn that changing electorates is hard and complicated.

  103. The Election’s Big Twist: The Racial Gap Is Shrinking Upshot, October 28

    Racial and ethnic divides? Actually, Biden is making gains with white voters, and Trump with nonwhite ones.

  104. There Is Only One Existential Threat. Let’s Talk About It. Op Ed, October 28

    Our political culture isn’t ready to deal with climate change.

  105. The Floor of Decency Op Ed, October 28

    There was once a bare minimum standard of public behavior.

  106. Trump Couldn’t Play the Tough Guy This Time Op Ed, October 28

    In 2016, he benefited from voters’ fear of terrorism. But this year, Americans are more worried about threats closer to home.

  107. Biden, Invoking F.D.R., Tries to Siphon Off Trump Voters in Georgia Politics, October 27

    In the rural hills of Georgia, a state he is seeking to win, Joseph R. Biden Jr. called for “healing” and “restoration,” and a commitment to a common purpose to meet the challenges of the coronavirus.

  108. Quiz: Can You Tell a ‘Trump’ Fridge From a ‘Biden’ Fridge? Interactive, October 27

    What the contents of our refrigerators say about our politics — and our assumptions.

  109. Quiz: Can You Tell a ‘Trump’ Fridge From a ‘Biden’ Fridge? Interactive, October 27

    What the contents of our refrigerators say about our politics — and our assumptions.

  110. Trump Campaign Website Is Defaced by Hackers Business, October 27

    The defacement lasted less than 30 minutes, and the hackers appeared to be looking to generate cryptocurrency.

  111. When My President Sang ‘Amazing Grace’ Op Ed, October 27

    We’ve forgotten what it’s like to have a truth-teller and a healer in the White House.

  112. Biden’s Plans for Latin America: End ‘Bully Dictating Policy’ Foreign, October 27

    If elected, Joe Biden plans to spearhead a repudiation — in policy and tone — of President Trump’s legacy in the region.

  113. La juramentación de la jueza Barret, un desafío que recuerda a la ceremonia ‘superpropagadora’ del Jardín de las Rosas en Español, October 27

    Amy Coney Barrett fue confirmada como magistrada de la Corte Suprema solo ocho días antes de las elecciones presidenciales.

  114. Why Leftists Should Vote for Biden in Droves Op Ed, October 27

    Politics is about power, and the left will have more under a Biden presidency.

  115. ‘Presidential Malpractice’ Over Covid-19 Letters, October 27

    “Trump is guilty of presidential malpractice, and for the sake of the country should not be re-elected,” two readers write. Also: Migrant children; the lawsuit again Google.

  116. Can We Trust Pennsylvania’s Polls? Op Ed, October 27

    They show Joe Biden clinching crucial counties. So why does it feel so different on the ground here?

  117. Obama Campaigns for Biden, Slams Trumps Handling of Pandemic Video, October 27

    Former President Barack Obama delivered remarks in Orlando, Fla., on behalf of Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Tuesday, and criticized how the White House has handled the coronavirus pandemic.

  118. One Last Time, With Feeling: VOTE. Editorial, October 27

    An incomplete list of reasons you must not sit this one out.

  119. Trump Wants to Pick Off Nevada. But Biden Is Holding a Lead, Our Poll Shows. Politics, October 27

    Joe Biden has a six-point advantage in the latest New York Times/Siena College poll of Nevada, where unemployment has soared amid the coronavirus pandemic.

  120. En Miami-Dade, los jóvenes votantes cubanos escuchan a Trump en Español, October 27

    Los nuevos inmigrantes cubanos, que antes tenían poca participación en la política estadounidense, han empezado a identificarse como republicanos de Trump. Esto podría darle al presidente un impulso en un estado clave.

  121. Obama’s New Gig: Gleefully Needling Trump Politics, October 27

    Clearly relishing the chance to strike back at his successor, the former president has been willing to throw punches on behalf of Joe Biden’s unity-focused campaign.

  122. Trump’s Second-Term Agenda? Slogans Over Details Politics, October 27

    President Trump’s norm-shattering ways now extend to a refusal to tell voters how he will spend another four years in the White House.

  123. ‘Fat and Happy’ With a Conservative Court, Are Republicans Losing a Winning Issue? Politics, October 27

    President Trump and his party pushed Justice Barrett’s confirmation through in record time. But they could find that satisfied voters, who no longer fear the specter of a liberal court, are also complacent.

  124. Win or Lose, It’s Donald Trump’s Republican Party Magazine, October 27

    The G.O.P.’s politicians, activists and voters are still figuring out what that means.

  125. Joe Biden Wishes He Had More Time to Answer Your Question Magazine, October 27

    His commitment to endangered political manners goes hand in hand with one of his rarer qualities: an almost painfully keen awareness of his own inadequacies.

  126. The State That Could Decide How Far Republicans Will Go to Win Interactive, October 27

    An unlikely scenario with serious consequences.

  127. Voters in Battleground States Are Driving Record Early Turnout Interactive, October 27

    More than 64 million Americans have already cast their ballots, with about half of them in states that will ultimately decide who wins the Electoral College.

  128. Senate Confirms Barrett, Delivering for Trump and Reshaping the Court Washington, October 26

    The vote capped a brazen feat for Republicans, who pushed through a Supreme Court nominee in little more than five weeks with the election looming.

  129. In Swearing In Barrett, Trump Defiantly Mimics ‘Superspreader’ Rose Garden Ceremony Washington, October 26

    Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed as the next Supreme Court justice only eight days before a presidential election.

  130. In Swearing In Barrett, Trump Defiantly Mimics ‘Superspreader’ Rose Garden Ceremony Washington, October 26

    Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed as the next Supreme Court justice only eight days before a presidential election.

  131. Kushner, Employing Racist Stereotype, Questions if Black Americans ‘Want to Be Successful’ Washington, October 26

    In a “Fox & Friends” interview, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser also criticized protesters as more concerned with what he called “virtue signaling” than in coming up with “solutions.”

  132. Joe Biden, Generic Democrat Politics, October 26

    He was barely seen in public today, just eight days before the election — but that’s all part of the strategy.

  133. Biden, in Sign of Confidence, Will Visit Iowa in Race’s Final Days Politics, October 26

    Appearing newly emboldened, the Democratic nominee also said he thought he would win Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, three critical battleground states.

  134. U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Iran’s Oil Sector Washington, October 26

    The Trump administration is trying to fortify its campaign of maximum pressure against Iran from being reversed by a potential Biden administration.

  135. Rallies Are the Core of Trump’s Campaign, and a Font of Lies and Misinformation Washington, October 26

    A recent rally in Wisconsin was typical. In 90 minutes, President Trump made 131 false or inaccurate statements.

  136. Georgia, Once Reliably Red, Is Suddenly a Battleground. What Happened? Politics, October 26

    Joe Biden could win the state because Republicans have failed to keep up with its diverse population and shifting suburban politics.

  137. Covid in America: ‘A Tale of Two Worlds’ Letters, October 26

    Readers are outraged that the president and the vice president continue to hold rallies where people are packed together and often maskless.

  138. Trump Tells Supporters to Stop Harris from Becoming the ‘First Woman President’ Video, October 26

    President Trump mocked Senator Kamala Harris during a rally in Pennsylvania on Monday and said, “She will not be the first woman president — you can’t let that happen.”

  139. With Weakness Among Hispanic Voters, Biden Trails in Texas Upshot, October 26

    Large Democratic gains among white suburbanites suggest risks down the ballot for Republicans in congressional and state House races, our poll shows.

  140. With Weakness Among Hispanic Voters, Biden Trails in Texas Upshot, October 26

    Large Democratic gains among white suburbanites suggest risks down the ballot for Republicans in congressional and state House races, our poll shows.

  141. Black Senate Candidates in the South Tell Democrats to ‘Meet the Moment’ Politics, October 26

    Several Black Democrats are running competitively in conservative states, and they are doing so by talking explicitly about race.

  142. La alianza de latinos y afroamericanos que Estados Unidos necesita en Español, October 26

    El discurso divisionista del presidente Trump ha movilizado millones de votos pero también le plantea a las minorías el desafío de construir una visión conjunta del país.

  143. How the Trump Era Has Strained, and Strengthened, Politically Mixed Marriages Upshot, October 26

    Fewer people want to date those with different political views. But couples are also talking through political issues more.

  144. Is It Safe to Ask Whether Trump’s Days Are Numbered? Op Ed, October 26

    Just posing the question gives us the willies.

  145. Hillary Clinton Says It’s Different This Time Editorial, October 26

    The 2016 Democratic candidate was certain she’d win four years ago. Now, she’s even more bullish that Biden will.

  146. Who Inspired the Trump Campaign Playbook? Interactive, October 26

    Six re-election strategies and their dark roots.

  147. Infection of Pence Aides Raises New Questions About Trump’s Virus Response Washington, October 25

    From the beginning, the president has turned mask wearing and other preventive measures into a loyalty test. He and his aides have taken the same approach inside the White House.

  148. Fights Erupt During ‘Jews for Trump’ Rally in Manhattan Metro, October 25

    Eleven people were arrested, and protesters screamed at Rudy Giuliani. Separately, a police officer was suspended for voicing support for the president on the job.

  149. Trump’s Army of Angry White Men Op Ed, October 25

    This group will continue to fight for Trump and he knows that.

  150. Questions and Answers About the Bidens and a Deal in China Washington, October 25

    There is no evidence that the former vice president was involved in or profited from a joint venture pursued by his son and brother.