Latest from Hailey Fuchs

Bernie Sanders’s supporters find anger not as compelling this time around

Rage at the political and economy establishment powered his 2016 campaign, but some voters this time say they are seeking a different tone.
  • Aug 30, 2019

Gillibrand ends presidential bid

The decision came after news that the senator from New York had fallen short of meeting requirements for the September debate.
  • Aug 28, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders pushes free college and student debt forgiveness — and finds the field crowded

Since Sanders emphasized the issues in his first presidential run, many Democrats have embraced similar proposals, potentially diluting support for him.
  • Aug 24, 2019

Bernie Sanders offers a massive climate plan. Environmentalists cheer, but will it be too much for voters?

Sanders’s new $16.3 trillion climate plan would remake large sections of the U.S. economy. Many environmentalists praise its sweep, but some Democratic strategists worry it will spook centrists.
  • Aug 22, 2019

Yale missteps allowed professor to prey on students for decades, report finds

School president says he is “deeply sorry” administrators didn’t intervene sooner.
  • Aug 22, 2019

Democrats need young voters to win in 2020. But many are skeptical of the party.

They want candidates who take them seriously — and who can offer up the detailed policy plans to prove it.
  • Aug 12, 2019

Me Too is still a movement. But many Democratic voters say it isn’t a top priority in 2020.

Liberals say they care about women’s issues, but they’re much more focused on picking a candidate who can beat President Trump.
  • Aug 11, 2019

As his environment changed, suspect in El Paso shooting learned to hate

His family says he was radicalized online and out of sight. Classmates and others say that changing demographics in suburban Texas might have played a role in the suspect’s worldview.
  • Aug 9, 2019

How small-dollar donors are reshaping the Democratic primary

For the first time, we know whom grass-roots donors are giving to and how much they’re contributing.
  • Aug 3, 2019

As Democrats debated without mentioning federal judges, the Senate confirmed 13 more Trump nominees

The president has installed 144 judges to the federal bench since his inauguration, in large part thanks to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
  • Aug 1, 2019