Dylan Wells

Washington, D.C.

Education: University of Chicago, BA in Political Science

Latest from Dylan Wells

Trump, DeSantis in open warfare as they hit the trail in early states

Now, as the candidates hit the trail in key early states at the start of a critical summer stretch, their pitches are increasingly about distinguishing themselves from one another.

June 1, 2023

Nikki Haley’s husband will deploy to Africa with the National Guard

The likely yearlong deployment from Michael Haley will come as Haley campaigns for president.

May 31, 2023

‘Very uncomfortable’: Scott-Haley 2024 divide sparks GOP tensions in S.C.

The long-overlapping circles of the two Republicans are coming sharply into focus — and stoking anxieties in a state where everyone knows everyone in local politics.

May 20, 2023

In Iowa, DeSantis embraces campaign rituals — but keeps some distance

Donald Trump was expected to hold a dueling rally Saturday in Des Moines but canceled it, citing a tornado watch

May 13, 2023

Millennial GOP candidate wants to raise voting age to 25. Some young Republicans fume.

Vivek Ramaswamy, 37, says, “When you attach greater value to the act, we will see more 18-to-25-year-olds actually vote than do now.” Others disagree.

May 12, 2023

    GOP candidate Vivek Ramaswamy wants the voting age to be 25

    GOP presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy said he would support raising the voting age to 25, unless a voter were to serve in the military or pass a test.

    May 12, 2023

    You asked: Where do 2024 GOP hopefuls stand on Ukraine?

    Where do 2024 GOP hopefuls stand on Ukraine? We answered a reader question in a recent live chat.

    May 8, 2023

      Trump and Pence disagree on the future of abortion rights

      At an Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition event, former vice president Mike Pence rejected the idea that abortion laws should be left solely to each state.

      April 27, 2023

      In abortion speech short on policy specifics, Haley urges common ground

      The former governor compared her approach to her decision to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the South Carolina State House.

      April 25, 2023

      Nikki Haley to make antiabortion pitch with eye on swing voters

      Haley is set to deliver a speech Tuesday aiming to put her stamp on the issue as an unapologetic antiabortion voice who can nonetheless win back moderates who other Republican candidates alienated in the midterms.

      April 25, 2023