Latest from Dan Balz

The Helsinki news conference was the most memorable of the Trump presidency — which is saying something.

  • Jul 16, 2018

There has long been a gender gap in American politics. Trump makes no effort to narrow it. Just the opposite. How will that play in November?

  • Jul 7, 2018

But they pick Trump over Democrats to deal with the issue of border security, especially in battleground congressional districts.

  • Jul 6, 2018

The landscape may favor the Democrats, but a dominant president seeks to counter that the same way he did in 2016.

  • Jun 30, 2018

Outcries over children taken from their parents forced a reversal of policy but no change in the president’s rhetoric on the overall immigration battle.

  • Jun 23, 2018

Steve Schmidt, long a vocal critic of Trump, sees his party as cowardly and ‘irredeemable’ for not standing up against the president.

  • Jun 20, 2018

The results show an increased optimism since April that North Korea will eventually give up its nuclear weapons.

  • Jun 17, 2018

In most states, elected officials draw district lines to benefit politicians or parties. But California handed that power to ordinary citizens and other states are considering it.

  • Jun 13, 2018

Amid difficult negotiations on both, do his critics underestimate him, or is he overconfident in his ability to produce something significant?

  • Jun 12, 2018

The selection of the RNC chairman, a favorite of GOP congressional leaders and recommended by House Speaker Paul Ryan, puts a party insider and establishment figure in a key White House post.

  • Nov 13, 2016
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