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    1. July 14, 2016

      US election: Unconventional times

      What began 13 months ago as something of a joke when Donald Trump launched his improbable candidacy will reach a...

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      June 1, 2016

      White House Countdown - "I wanna have an intervention"

      Sign up for our daily US politics newsletter here. With Hillary Clinton casting around for an effective attack line on...

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    1. May 15, 2016

      Another brick in Trump’s wall

      How is the Republican boycott of Donald Trump faring? If you exclude all those breaking it, the establishment’s...

    2. May 13, 2016

      Trump says tax rate is 'none of your business'

      Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidate and New York property developer, declared that the public had no...

    3. April 15, 2016

      The Republicans face a historic rupture

      Here is a brief history of white working-class voters in America: between 1932 and 1964, they were diehard Democrats,...

    4. April 6, 2016

      Ted Cruz starts to broaden his appeal

      Minutes after the US media projected that Ted Cruz would crush Donald Trump in Wisconsin, the Texas senator came on...

    5. The World

      March 23, 2016

      White House Countdown - War of the roses

      Sign up to receive White House countdown, our daily US politics email, here. Jeb Bush emerged from oblivion on...

    6. March 23, 2016

      Republicans learn to (not quite) trust Cruz

      Ted Cruz has so few friends in Washington that Lindsey Graham, his Republican colleague, recently said that none of...

    7. March 23, 2016

      Jeb Bush endorses Ted Cruz

      Ted Cruz, the Cuban-American senator from Texas, received a boost in his effort to rally Republicans behind his bid to...

    8. March 23, 2016

      Trump and Clinton score big victories in Arizona

      Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton won big victories in the Arizona primaries on Tuesday, cementing their positions as...

    9. The World

      March 18, 2016

      White House Countdown - How to torpedo Trump

      Sign up to receive White House countdown, our daily US politics email, here. With Republican elders’ anti-Trump battle...

    10. March 18, 2016

      Mitt Romney backs Cruz in bid to stop Trump

      Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee and vociferous opponent of Donald Trump, has said he will back Ted Cruz in the...

    11. March 18, 2016

      The Republicans could be facing convention meltdown

      One of my earliest political memories is watching the Democrats’ 1972 national convention in Miami Beach on a black and...

    12. March 16, 2016

      White House Countdown: The Ides of March

      After Jeb Bush scared Mitt Romney out of running in 2016 only to be outshone by Marco Rubio, his former protégé, one...

    13. The World

      March 14, 2016

      White House Countdown - Liddle Marco & Lyin' Ted

      Once upon a time Florida was the key state to watch in the Republican race. But with Donald Trump way ahead of Marco...

    14. March 6, 2016

      The painful twilight of Barack Obama’s presidency

      Call it the curse of high expectations. When Barack Obama took office, the world swooned, America exhaled and pundits...

    15. The World

      March 4, 2016

      Donald Trump - further reading

      The Donald Trump media feeding-frenzy is in full flow. But beyond all the fun stuff about the horse-race and the...

    16. The World

      March 4, 2016

      Fraud and Failure

      Just when you thought the White House race could not get any uglier, Mitt Romney, the patrician former Republican...

    17. March 3, 2016

      Mitt Romney slams Donald Trump as a ‘fraud’

      Mitt Romney, the former Republican presidential nominee, has delivered a brutal attack on Donald Trump, describing the...

    18. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Romney: Trump playing Americans 'for suckers'

      Donald Trump is treating American voters as “suckers,” will drive the US into recession and make the world less safe,...

    19. February 26, 2016

      Donald Trump skewered in debate by Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio

      Donald Trump was skewered in the Republican debate as Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz hammered the tycoon on everything from...

    20. The World

      February 25, 2016

      White House Countdown - I love the poorly educated

      Sign up to receive White House countdown, our daily US politics email, here. Donald Trump’s decisive victory in Nevada...

    21. February 21, 2016

      Bush ends with a whimper after ‘shock and awe’ campaign failure

      As South Carolinians headed to the polls on Saturday, Jeb Bush rolled up at Daniel Island elementary school in his...

    22. February 2, 2016

      Political groupthink is bad for our universities

      The American social psychologist Jonathan Haidt recently reported a study by Bill von Hippel and David Buss of the...

    23. January 24, 2016

      Mobile phones and habits of millennials vex US pollsters

      From the UK to Israel and Spain, pollsters have called the outcome of recent elections dramatically wrong. One week...

    24. October 29, 2015

      Jeb Bush on the rocks: insider left with outside chance

      “Jeb Bush can eat carbs now.” That was the caustic postmortem from Matt Drudge, founder of the conservative Drudge...

    25. October 13, 2015

      Paul Ryan under pressure to enter Speaker race

      They have their biggest majority in the US House of Representatives (247-188) for nearly 90 years, but the Republicans...

    26. September 8, 2015

      Bush dials China for White House campaign donations

      Jeb Bush, the former Republican Florida governor now running for president, is tapping US expatriates in China for...

    27. July 13, 2015

      Donald Trump’s rivals are the real ‘silent majority’

      It is often said politics is the only career in which experience counts against you. Donald Trump’s surging poll...

    28. June 23, 2015

      Southerners silenced too long by symbolism of Confederate flag

      When I was growing up in Georgia in the 1970s and 80s, the Confederate battle flag was part of the visual and cultural...

    29. June 21, 2015

      Republicans wary on ‘Confederate’ battle

      Charleston church shooting kills 9 Republican presidential candidates have delicately danced around questions over...

    30. June 15, 2015

      Jeb Bush left to play catch-up in Republican race

      When Jeb Bush, the son of one former president and brother of another, revealed in December that he was exploring a run...

    31. May 8, 2015

      Texas bristles at Obama’s ‘invasion’

      President Barack Obama plans to launch a military operation this summer that will see the special forces which killed...

    32. February 10, 2015

      US Republican party presidential hopefuls and one or two others

      This is what used to be called a public service column, designed to inform our many puzzled readers from Peoria to...

    33. January 30, 2015

      Too much Koch cash is bad for the rightwing

      To the victors belong the spoils. Until recently, that was the golden rule of the political game for the people who...

    34. January 30, 2015

      Romney rules out third White House run

      Mitt Romney has ruled out another run for the US presidency in 2016, ending weeks of speculation about his intentions...

    35. January 18, 2015

      Joe Sixpack, the jihadis and the US presidential election of 2016

      The new trend in US politics is stealing each other’s clothes. Given how polarised America has become, there is a...

    36. January 17, 2015

      Romney shifts stance from failed 2012 bid

      Mitt Romney confirmed on Friday that he was weighing a third US presidential bid, as he tested out a campaign message...

    37. January 10, 2015

      Romney eyes a third White House run

      Mitt Romney has told donors he is considering a third bid for the White House in 2016, potentially joining an already...

    38. December 21, 2014

      Ticket to the White House set to cost at least $1bn

      It is set to be one of the toughest US presidential races and certainly its most expensive. With 687 days to go to...

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