Jules Witcover

08/23/2016 - 11:00am

    Before it ever really got started, the makeover of Donald Trump from amateur political outsider to a controlled and controllable presidential candidate has now been ditched -- by the Republican nominee himself.

    His Gotta Be Me declaration on Wisconsin...

07/31/2016 - 4:00pm

    Perhaps in repayment for all the times Hillary Clinton has had his back, Bill Clinton held a typically winning "conversation" Tuesday night with the Democratic National Convention delegates -- and millions watching on television -- about the woman polls...

07/30/2016 - 1:00am

    Like most presidential nominees, Hillary Clinton said that, in contemplating her choice of a running mate, she was looking for the most qualified person to take over the presidency if necessary. In picking Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia, she followed through on that...

07/29/2016 - 6:00pm

    Any hopes that Donald Trump would soften his image and rhetoric upon becoming the Republican presidential nominee were dashed by his acceptance speech declaring himself "the law-and-order candidate."

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07/29/2016 - 7:00am

    The shaky façade of party unity that the Trump campaign has sought to construct at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland endured a stiff test Wednesday night when it risked the appearance of defeated and bitter rival Sen. Ted Cruz as an invited speaker...

07/28/2016 - 9:00pm

    The Republican National Convention that opened Monday in Cleveland to nominate Donald Trump for president had the usual hoopla. But it also was shrouded in questions concerning the very viability and future of the party itself.

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