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Biden and Kelly have the edge in a new Monmouth poll of likely voters in Arizona.

Biden and Kelly have the edge in a new Monmouth poll of likely voters in Arizona.

Joseph R. Biden Jr. holds a four-point edge over President Trump among registered voters in Arizona, though that advantage fades when the sample focuses only on likely voters, according to a Monmouth University poll released…

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The Biden campaign punches back at Trump over the economy.

The Biden campaign punches back at Trump over the economy.

As President Trump ramps up advertising claiming that Joe Biden will raise taxes and destroy the economy, Biden campaign officials are punching back, describing Mr. Trump as a president who “looks down on working people.”…

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Expect vote-by-mail fireworks today as the postmaster general talks with dozens of secretaries of state.

Expect vote-by-mail fireworks today as the postmaster general talks with dozens of secretaries of state.

Just weeks before Election Day, officials in both parties are preparing for an extraordinary flood of mail-in ballots — and increasingly toxic politics over voting. A private telephone conference scheduled today between dozens of secretaries…

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Boris Johnson, bracing for possible Biden presidency, defends Brexit plan.

Boris Johnson, bracing for possible Biden presidency, defends Brexit plan.

Though Joseph R. Biden Jr. holds no official government position, the Democratic nominee is fast becoming a factor in calculations by foreign leaders eyeing the possibility of a return to pre-Trump diplomatic norms. Case in…

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Election results will take longer, but not because of ‘unsolicited ballots,’ despite Trump’s claims.

It has been clear for months that it is unlikely a winner in the presidential election will be declared on election night this year, as many battleground states expect unprecedented surges in mail-in ballots, which…

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How Politics Gutted Ex-Felon Voting Rights in Florida

MIAMI — Jeff Gruver voted for the first time ever in March, casting an enthusiastic ballot for Bernie Sanders in Florida’s presidential primary. He was planning to vote for Joseph R. Biden Jr. in November…

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Warning of Russian disinformation, Senate Democrats tried to squelch Republicans’ report on Hunter Biden.

Warning of Russian disinformation, Senate Democrats tried to squelch Republicans’ report on Hunter Biden.

Senate Democrats made a last-ditch attempt on Wednesday to quash a forthcoming Republican report on Hunter Biden’s work for a Ukrainian energy firm, warning that the document could amplify Russian disinformation in an attempt to…

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Obama is publishing the first half of his memoir right after the election.

Obama is publishing the first half of his memoir right after the election.

Former President Barack Obama’s long literary struggle is over. Well, half over. On Thursday, Crown Publishing announced that the first half of Mr. Obama’s long-anticipated presidential memoir — “The Promised Land” — would be released…

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Lindsey Graham says Comey will testify before a Senate committee the day after the first presidential debate.

Lindsey Graham says Comey will testify before a Senate committee the day after the first presidential debate.

Senator Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina and chairman of the Judiciary Committee, said Wednesday night that James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director, would testify before the committee on Sept. 30 without a subpoena.…

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Military Police Considered Using Heat Ray on White House Protesters, Whistle-Blower Says

Military Police Considered Using Heat Ray on White House Protesters, Whistle-Blower Says

Hours before law enforcement officers violently cleared protesters from a square outside the White House in June, a top military police officer sought out weaponry like powerful sound cannons and a device that “causes targets…

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