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Chris Cillizza

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Recent:
  • CNN
Past:
  • Washington Post
  • The Sydney Morning Herald
  • Bangor Daily News
  • The Independent
  • chicagotribune.com
  • Standard-Examiner
  • NJ.com

Recent articles by Chris:

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This 1 chart explains how bad Fox News is for our politics

If you turned on Fox News on Thursday night to catch the ongoing Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump -- only the third time in American history a president has faced such a proceeding -- you were sorely disappointed. → Read More

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Joe Biden goes to his secret weapon to close the deal in Iowa

With 10 days left before Iowa voters, uh, vote, former Vice President Joe Biden is trying to close the deal with this message: I'm the safe pick. → Read More

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Joe Biden goes to his secret weapon to close the deal in Iowa

With 10 days left before Iowa voters, uh, vote, former Vice President Joe Biden is trying to close the deal with this message: I'm the safe pick. → Read More

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1 in 3 GOPers think Trump did something illegal. But...

One in three Republican voters (32%) in a new Pew national poll say that Donald Trump "probably" or "definitely" did something illegal either while running for president or during his first three years in office. → Read More

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President Donald Trump is breaking all his previous Twitter records during impeachment

On Wednesday, Donald Trump wrote his name in the history books. Or, more accurately, tweeted it. → Read More

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This Democratic electorate is perfect for Joe Biden

There are two data points in CNN's new 2020 poll that have to make former Vice President Joe Biden and his presidential campaign feel very, very good. → Read More

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How the impeachment trial could reshape the fight for the Senate majority

Everyone knows that how the Senate's impeachment trial plays out will have an effect on President Donald Trump's reelection bid this November -- and, maybe, on who Democrats nominate to take him on. → Read More

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Here's Mitch McConnell's biggest problem in the impeachment trial

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has made no secret that he wants the impeachment trial of Donald Trump over as soon as possible -- ideally before the President comes to Capitol Hill on February 4 to deliver the annual State of the Union address. → Read More

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Why Hillary Clinton hating on Bernie Sanders is great news for him

Hillary Clinton is no fan of Bernie Sanders. → Read More

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How Donald Trump wins

Buried in the new CNN national poll is a single data point that may well be the key to how someone as unpopular as President Donald Trump can win a second term in November. → Read More

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Joe Biden's elevator moment may be as good as a New York Times endorsement

You may have heard that The New York Times made some history Sunday night by endorsing not one but two Democratic presidential candidates: Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar. → Read More

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The New York Times' utterly confusing 2020 endorsement

At its most basic level, the 2020 Democratic primary process is about which one candidate distinguishes herself (or himself) as the person voters most trust to take on and beat President Donald Trump in November. → Read More

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The 5 biggest 2020 storylines to watch this week

Welcome to 2020! With just 15 days until the Iowa caucuses, the 2020 election is already in full swing. Every Sunday, I outline the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign trail. And they're ranked -- so the No. 1 story is the most important of the coming week. → Read More

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Martha McSally's staggering cynicism

Virtue signaling is all the rage in politics these days. → Read More

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8 senators to watch in the impeachment trial

On Thursday, it became official: The Senate impeachment trial into President Donald Trump is underway. → Read More

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Why we shouldn't stop talking about the Sanders-Warren fight

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is done talking about her back-and-forth -- in which each candidate said the other called them a liar -- with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders after the seventh presidential debate Tuesday night in Iowa. → Read More

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Why we shouldn't stop talking about the Sanders-Warren fight

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is done talking about her back-and-forth -- in which each candidate said the other called them a liar -- with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders after the seventh presidential debate Tuesday night in Iowa. → Read More

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The Warren-Sanders feud just got way worse

Someone is lying. Or, at the very least, badly misremembering. → Read More

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The Warren-Sanders feud just got way uglier

Someone is lying. Or, at the very least, badly misremembering. → Read More

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What Elizabeth Warren's statements on Qasem Soleimani really tell us

On Thursday, when news of the killing of Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani broke, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren took to Twitter to offer a response. → Read More