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Recent articles by Greg:

What Jeff Sessions can’t say out loud

The former attorney general is about to discover the price of failing to place Trump's interests above the law. → Read More

Biden is advertising in Texas. That’s ominous for Trump.

Trump appears incapable of showing basic humanity. Biden's ads show another way. → Read More

Trump’s rage at Fauci just boomeranged back on him

New efforts to undermine Anthony Fauci blow up in Trump's face. → Read More

Trump’s sparse rally crowd enraged him. His advisers just revealed why.

Trump's horror at losing control of his base could prove an iconic moment. → Read More

New questions about Trump’s ugly Bible stunt hint at some dark truths

This will go down as an iconic moment in Trump's presidency. In a terrible way. → Read More

Trump just revealed a huge weakness. It may prove fatal.

A major new ad campaign hammers Trump over one of his biggest vulnerabilities. → Read More

Trump and Tom Cotton are losing the argument. New polls confirm it.

Majorities simply refuse to see the protests as Trump and Sen. Cotton want them to. → Read More

More signs emerge that Trump’s base may be eroding

New data shows slippage for Trump among working-class whites and white Catholics. → Read More

Trump’s latest eruption just showed that Jim Mattis is entirely right

Trump is incapable of affirming support for higher ideals, because he doesn't have any. → Read More

Why Democrats don’t fear Trump’s ‘law and order’ bluster

An interview with the political scientist whose research explains 1968. → Read More

Trump’s assault on truth takes an ugly new turn

As Trump renews his assault on Twitter, a new book documents his endless falsehoods. → Read More

The real nightmare scenario for this fall’s elections

Democrats are waging scorched-earth legal battles behind the scenes. → Read More

Trump’s war on reality just got a lot more dangerous

Trump is prioritizing the creation of an illusion of normalcy over actually getting it done. → Read More

Shocking new economic data confirms it: The swing states are getting hammered

If these brutal job loss numbers can't puncture Trump's bubble, nothing can. → Read More

Trump just said the corrupt part out loud

Trump is now using disaster aid money to openly extort governors. → Read More

Trump’s purge just got much more corrupt. Here’s what’s coming next.

There's a potentially terrible backstory to Trump's firing of another inspector general. → Read More

Trump will lie about the death toll. Kamala Harris wants to stop him.

Democratic senators put Trump on notice about downgrading the coronavirus death count. → Read More

Coronavirus is now invading Trump counties in the swing states

The virus continues to shift our political geography. → Read More

The 2016 nightmare is already repeating itself

How the conventions of political reporting reward Trump's bad faith and lying. → Read More

A class war over social distancing? New data suggests otherwise.

It turns out we're actually surprisingly unified on these questions. → Read More