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More flawed graphs in a Romney campaign ad

Mon, 2038-01-18 22:14

“This was household income when President Obama took office. This was the national debt. Under Obama, families have lost over $4,000 a year in income, and the national debt is now $16 trillion and growing. Barack Obama: More spending, more debt — failing American families.”

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Most independent ads for 2012 election are from groups that don’t disclose donors

Sun, 2032-04-25 09:28

Nearly all of the independent advertising aired for the 2012 general-election campaign has come from interest groups that do not disclose their donors, suggesting that much of the political spending over the next six months will come from sources invisible to the public.

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Clinton says presidency would be 'quite a change'

Tue, 2015-10-13 22:59
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says that becoming the nation's first female president would be "quite a change." She was asked how her presidency would differ from President Obama's.

The candidate breaking through in the Democratic debate? Bernie Sanders.

Tue, 2015-10-13 22:28
Sanders is more interesting on Google than Trump.

Clinton: 'It’s our job to rein in the excesses of capitalism'

Tue, 2015-10-13 22:13
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton responds to opponent Bernie Sanders's suggestion that the United States can learn from countries like Denmark.

Hillary Clinton serves notice to Bernie Sanders: No more truce

Tue, 2015-10-13 22:13
Most of her zingers so far have been pointed directly at her main challenger.

Sanders says war should be 'the last result'

Tue, 2015-10-13 22:13
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says war should be 'the last result' after he was asked about objecting to the Vietnam War.

Sanders: 'Enough of the e-mails'

Tue, 2015-10-13 22:13
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders responded to a question about Hillary Clinton's e-mails.

Sanders on Iraq war and Syria

Tue, 2015-10-13 21:57
At the first Democratic presidential debate of the 2016 election, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) discussed the Iraq war and Syria.

Supreme Court hears criminal justice cases, including death penalty rulings

Tue, 2015-10-13 19:38
The court considered Florida’s death-penalty system as well as a case from Louisiana on juvenile sentences.

Who's asking the questions at Tuesday's CNN Democratic debate?

Tue, 2015-10-13 19:23
We've got you covered. Three people, one post.

Federal prosecutors will call on Ron Paul to make case against former aides

Tue, 2015-10-13 19:07
The government's case, presented in opening arguments today, describes the three-time presidential candidate as a sort of casualty of a scheme he never approved.

The CNN Democratic debate: Who said what, and what it means (annotated)

Tue, 2015-10-13 18:21
We're annotating the transcript.

Hillary Clinton, and the very different rules for women in debates

Tue, 2015-10-13 18:21
It's simply different for Hillary Clinton.

Martin O'Malley, looking for a spark

Tue, 2015-10-13 18:21
He needs a breakout moment.

Play Democratic debate bingo

Tue, 2015-10-13 17:50
Play along.

Candidate Larry Lessig won't be at the first Democratic debate. He blames his own party.

Tue, 2015-10-13 16:48
"If the party won’t allow me to run as a Democrat, that creates a lot of pressure to think about a different way of running," he told The Post.

Carly Fiorina raises $6.8 million in the third quarter, beating Marco Rubio

Tue, 2015-10-13 16:48
She had a low burn rate of just 34 percent, according to a calculation by The Washington Post.