politics

Sailor Who Tried to Access Biden’s Medical Records Was Disciplined by Navy

A Navy sailor was disciplined for trying unsuccessfully to gain unauthorized access to President Biden’s restricted medical records earlier this year, a military official said on Tuesday. The attempted breach happened on Feb. 23, said Cmdr. Tim Hawkins, a Navy…

Nikki Haley Urges Her Delegates to Vote for Donald Trump

Nikki Haley, the former governor of South Carolina who was the last Republican to drop out of the primary race against former President Donald J. Trump, said on Tuesday that she was releasing her 97 delegates and urging them to…

Trump Leads Biden by 5 Percentage Points in Post-Debate Wisconsin Poll

A new bipartisan poll in Wisconsin taken after the presidential debate on June 27 has former President Donald J. Trump up five percentage points against President Biden in the swing state, 50 percent to 45 percent. Mr. Biden was trailing…

Trump Returns to Trail in Florida as Deadline Nears on Running Mate

After spending much of the last week out of public view while President Biden was besieged by Democratic doubts, former President Donald J. Trump will return to the campaign trail on Tuesday evening with a rally at his luxury golf…

James M. Inhofe, Senator Who Denied Climate Change, Dies at 89

Mr. Inhofe married Kay Kirkpatrick in 1959. They had four children: Perry II, James, Molly, and Katy. Perry II died in a plane crash in 2013. Complete information on his survivors was not immediately available. After Perry Inhofe Sr. died…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Backs Biden: ‘He Is Not Leaving This Race’

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, one of the most prominent progressives in the Democratic caucus, said late Monday that she stood behind President Biden. “I have spoken to the president over the weekend,” Ms. Ocasio-Cortez told reporters outside the…

‘Pass the Torch’ Sign at Biden Rally Costs Volunteer Role in State Campaign

Clint Keaveny took his place in the stands behind President Biden at a rally on Friday in Madison, Wis., and held up a sign that read, “Pass the torch, Joe.” Before the rally was over, Mr. Keaveny had lost his…

‘Pass the Torch’ Sign Costs a Volunteer His Role in a State Campaign

Clint Keaveny took his place in the stands behind President Biden at a rally on Friday in Madison, Wis., and held up a sign that read, “Pass the torch, Joe.” Before the rally was over, Mr. Keaveny had lost his…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Backs Biden: ‘He Is Not Leaving This Race’

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, one of the most prominent progressives in the Democratic caucus, said late Monday that she stood behind President Biden. “I have spoken to the president over the weekend,” Ms. Ocasio-Cortez told reporters outside the…

As Rich Backers Retreat, Biden Trumpets Small Donors

If he is able to harness anti-elite sentiment in the party’s small donor base to ride out the post-debate turmoil, it would put him in the company of more populist politicians such as Senator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont, and…