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Biden Speaks Once More, With Feeling

Capping off an odd, inventive TV convention, the nominee cast the election as a moral crusade and emotional journey.
Tags: Television, News, Bloomberg, Biden, Booker, Trump, HARRIS, Cooper, Jon, Julia, Meacham, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Speeches and Statements, Presidential Election of 2020


Facebook Braces Itself for Trump to Cast Doubt on Election Results

The world’s biggest social network is working out what steps to take should President Trump use its platform to dispute the vote.
Tags: Twitter, News, Social Media, Zuckerberg, Online Advertising, Trump, Facebook Inc, Political advertising, Computers and the Internet, Donald J, Mark E, Rumors and Misinformation, YouTube.com, Presidential Election of 2020, Absentee Voting, Facebook Braces Itself for Trump


New Yorkers Can Mail In Ballots, but Will the Vote Go Smoothly?

The state, which struggled with mail-in voting in the June primaries, is gearing up for a much greater volume of votes in November.
Tags: News, New York City, New York State, Cuomo, Trump, Donald J, Andrew M, Presidential Election of 2020, Voting and Voters, Postal Service and Post Offices, Absentee Voting




Watch the Four Moments That Mattered on the Fourth Night of the D.N.C.

Two of our correspondents break down highlights from the Democrats’ first virtual convention.
Tags: News, Biden, Democratic Party, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020


With the Speech of His Life, Joe Biden Becomes the Man for This Moment

A country in pain gets a lesson in perseverance.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2020


Joe Biden: The Anti-Chaos Candidate

The former vice president’s unifying impulses were on full display, even at the risk of annoying his party’s progressive wing.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Biden, Mitch, Trump, Democratic Party, HARRIS, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D


The Democratic Convention's Missing Latino Voices

Democratic elites marginalized two of the most popular Latino politicians during the convention.
Tags: News, Castro, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Julian, Immigration and Emigration, Presidential Election of 2020


Closing Night at the D.N.C.: Joe Biden Accepts Democratic Nomination

Mr. Biden urged Americans to have faith that they could “overcome this season of darkness,” and he pledged to bridge the country’s divisions in ways President Trump had not.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Biden, Delaware, Trump, Democratic Party, HARRIS, Buttigieg, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, United States International Relations, Joseph R Jr, Presidents and Presidency (US, Pete (1982-


At DNC, Biden Previews a Fall Campaign of Contrasts With Trump

Mr. Biden plans to ride out of the convention with a general election message centered on compassion, linking his biography of setback and recovery to the lives of Americans experiencing hardships.
Tags: News, Biden, Trump, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020


Trump Goes on Offensive, Starting With an Attack on Harris

President Trump sought to stoke fear of immigrants by offering a brutal description of a case involving an undocumented immigrant who was included in a jobs program while Kamala Harris was the top prosecutor in San Francisco.
Tags: News, California, Biden, Kamala Harris, Trump, Illegal Immigration, HARRIS, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Vice Presidents and Vice Presidency (US, Kamala D


From Obama, An Unusually Emotional Display at the Democratic Convention

Barack Obama’s excoriation of his successor and his plea to voters who he says will decide the fate of American democracy was an unusually emotional performance for the former president.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Barack, Trump, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Presidents and Presidency (US, Philadelphia (Pa, Presidential Election of 2020


The Republican Embrace of QAnon Goes Far Beyond Trump

As the president all but endorses the internet-driven conspiracy theory, it is shifting from the fringes of the internet to become an offline political movement.
Tags: News, Republican Party, Trump, Donald J, Presidential Election of 2020, QAnon


What To Know About Joe Biden's DNC Speech Tonight

The last three nights have built steadily toward the unveiling of Mr. Biden as a president-in-waiting. Now is the time for him to step into the role he’s been wanting for more than 30 years.
Tags: News, Dnc, Joe Biden, Biden, Democratic Party, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020


Trump Appears in Pennsylvania, Biden's Home State, Igniting a Turf War

In a visit to Pennsylvania hours before Joe Biden’s nomination speech, President Trump sought to undermine the former vice president’s Scranton roots, saying he had “abandoned” the state.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Republican Party, Biden, Trump, Democratic Party, Scranton, Casey, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Robert P Jr


‘He Stiffed Our Party’: Bloomberg Doubts Resurface as He Speaks at D.N.C.

Michael Bloomberg’s appearance on the final night of the Democratic convention reignited questions about his pledge to throw his fortune behind the effort to defeat President Trump.
Tags: News, Bloomberg, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, Democratic Party, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Michael R, Bloomberg Doubts Resurface


Milwaukee Lost the DNC and Much More

A virtual convention is about as nourishing for its host city as a virtual bratwurst is to a hungry man.
Tags: News, Democratic National Convention, Presidential Election of 2020, Milwaukee (Wis, Quarantine (Life and Culture, Milwaukee Lost the DNC


From Obama, Plenty of Drama in a Rare Display at the Democratic Convention

Barack Obama’s excoriation of his successor and his plea to voters who he says will decide the fate of American democracy was an unusually emotional performance for the former president.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Barack, Trump, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Presidents and Presidency (US, Philadelphia (Pa, Presidential Election of 2020, Obama Plenty of Drama


The Democrats Who Rose to the Moment

A nation’s soldiers in a time of crisis.
Tags: News, Biden, Trump, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Speeches and Statements, Presidential Election of 2020


Barack Obama and Kamala Harris’s Night at the Convention

Readers praise their speeches, and one explains why the virtual convention is “the best one ever.”
Tags: News, Obama, Barack Obama, Kamala Harris, Barack, Democratic Party, HARRIS, United States Politics and Government, Democratic National Convention, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D


Top Republican National Security Officials Say They Will Vote for Biden

In a letter released hours before Joe Biden is set to deliver his nomination acceptance speech, over 70 senior officials called President Trump “unfit to lead” and outlined their support for his opponent.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Biden, Trump, Endorsements, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020


The Phantom-Limb Democratic Convention

Milwaukee is the titular site of the Democratic National Convention, defined less by what is happening inside the Wisconsin Center than what is not.
Tags: News, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Biden, Democratic Party, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Milwaukee (Wis, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Kamala Harris's Big Tech Connections

Silicon Valley has enthusiastically backed Ms. Harris since she first ran for state attorney general in California a decade ago.
Tags: News, Privacy, California, Silicon Valley, Biden, Campaign Finance, Kamala Harris, HARRIS, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, United States Politics and Government, Antitrust Laws and Competition Issues, Joseph R Jr, Driverless and Semiautonomous Vehicles, Presidential Election of 2020


Trump Must Turn Over Tax Returns to D.A., Judge Rules

A federal judge rejected the president’s argument that a subpoena seeking eight years of his tax returns was ‘wildly overbroad.’
Tags: News, Income Tax, Victor, Trump, Vance, Roberts, Marrero, Deutsche Bank AG, Trump Organization, Presidential Election of 2016, Donald J, Subpoenas, Cyrus R Jr, Decisions and Verdicts, Supreme Court (US, Manhattan (NYC


Barack Obama Dials the Volume Down and the Urgency Up

D.N.C. speeches by the former president and the would-be vice president face the pandemic challenge: How do you bring down an empty house?
Tags: Television, News, Obama, Barack Obama, Barack, HARRIS, Democratic National Convention, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D




Joe Biden’s 30-Year Quest

The former vice president twice failed to secure the Democratic nomination. Now that he has succeeded, how much will his past mistakes affect his bid for the White House?
Tags: News, White House, Joe Biden, Biden, Democratic Party, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020


What Biden Must Do

A special round-table episode on what’s at stake during this week’s Democratic convention. Plus: a requiem for the “nerd Coachella.”
Tags: News, Obama, Biden, Trump, Michelle, Democratic Party, HARRIS, Politics And Government, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D


The Speech Joe Biden Has Been Preparing For His Entire Life

Some of it is familiar, after almost 50 years in politics. Some of it, like delivering such a momentous address to a virtual crowd, will be new.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Biden, United States Politics and Government, Joseph R Jr, Speeches and Statements, Presidential Election of 2020


Democrats Have Their Doubts About Biden’s Bipartisan Bonhomie

Twelve years after he left the Senate, a President Biden would find a Capitol that is far more partisan and less open to deal-making than the one that shaped his views of legislating.
Tags: News, Senate, Biden, Trump, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Democratic National Convention, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Filibusters and Debate Curbs