Latest from Cleve R. Wootson Jr.
Local leaders in Fort Myers want to agree with the president that America should restart business soon, but after being stunned by early covid-19 deaths, they are inching toward more restrictions.
  • Mar 29, 2020
Florida is trying to keep those from coronavirus-infected areas from coming in, as the White House urges all New Yorkers who have left the city to self-quarantine.
  • Mar 24, 2020
The elderly and those with chronic illnesses are avoiding contact and cleaning. A lot.
  • Mar 23, 2020
Joe Biden is showing a trait that’s rarely described him before — brevity. The campaign won’t comment, but among other things it minimizes the chance for verbal blunders.
  • Mar 9, 2020
Harris spoke kindly of the political career of Biden, her former rival.
  • Mar 9, 2020
Joe Biden scores a decisive win, pumping new life into his struggling campaign and slowing Bernie Sanders’s momentum for the first time.
  • Feb 29, 2020
After two depressing losses in the first states, Biden absorbed criticism from allies and refocused his candidacy. The result was his first victory in three presidential campaigns.
  • Feb 29, 2020
The former vice president hopes a strong win in the state will propel him into the Super Tuesday primaries, for which he has little money or organization.
  • Feb 26, 2020
Rivals of the senator from Vermont targeted his congressional record and costly proposals as they sought to derail his march toward the Democratic nomination.
  • Feb 26, 2020
Supporters worry about how much ground he may have lost because of poor showings in early voting states and less-than-stellar debate performances.
  • Feb 24, 2020