Jules Witcover

12/05/2016 - 11:00am

    Barely two weeks after Donald Trump's election built on a host of promises from building a wall along the Mexican border to putting "crooked" Hillary Clinton in jail, he has already begun to withdraw or hedge on many of them.

    He still insists that wall will go up and be paid for by...

11/02/2016 - 3:00pm

    As Donald Trump presses on with his scorched-earth politics, the mayhem he has created may well be striking a welcome chord of reflection and patriotism among many Americans. In the end, he may remind them of what has already made America great, and why they must reject his self-destructive, essentially...

11/01/2016 - 6:00pm

    With Donald Trump's presidential campaign now appearing to be heading over a cliff, where is there a credible figure to save the Grand Old Party?

    One unintentional function of the 2016 primary elections was the liquidation of that field of 16...

10/30/2016 - 2:00pm

    The death at 76 of Tom Hayden has taken from the scene an influential student radical of the 1960s who pivoted to orthodox politics as an influential California state senator, where he carried on his dedication to anti-war and other liberal principles.

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10/27/2016 - 4:00pm

    Two high-profile political events of the last week provided an unintended present from Donald Trump to his rival for the presidential nomination, Hillary Clinton.

    First in their final debate Wednesday in Las Vegas, and then the next night at the Al...

10/26/2016 - 7:00pm

    In the early minutes of Wednesday night's final presidential debate, Donald Trump seemed to be taking to heart the advice of insider supporters to tone down his unruly temperament. He pivoted politely to a civil discussion of his differences with rival Hillary Clinton.

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