Latest from Tim Bontemps
Michael Scherer on Mike Bloomberg’s campaign strategy. Shane Harris explains the administration’s conflicting rationales for the strike on Iran’s Qasem Soleimani. And Drew Harwell unpacks the effect of doctored photos on politics.
  • Jan 14, 2020
Shane Harris unpacks Ambassador Gordon Sondland’s public testimony. Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez on where he sees the party going. And Michelle Ye Hee Lee explains how merchandise sales have altered the campaign fundraising game.
  • Nov 20, 2019
Chief political correspondent Dan Balz on covering two presidential impeachment inquiries. And Elahe Izadi examines the rarefied place in pop culture that “Saturday Night Live’s” Kenan Thompson occupies.
  • Sep 27, 2019
Unlike teammate Kevin Durant, Thompson has seemingly no interest in going elsewhere next summer when he becomes a free agent.
  • Oct 30, 2018
In each of the past two seasons, the Nuggets have missed the playoffs by one game. They think this year will end differently.
  • Oct 29, 2018
After winning 65 games last season, the Rockets are off to a slow start.
  • Oct 29, 2018
After three straight NBA Finals apperances, Lue is out in Cleveland. Other coaches around the league could soon be feeling the heat.
  • Oct 28, 2018
Rajon Rondo and Brandon Ingram might well get their starting jobs back, but Coach Luke Walton should consider sticking with Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma.
  • Oct 27, 2018
John Wall and Bradley Beal are great players. Stephen Curry proved again Wednesday night that he's on a different level of greatness.
  • Oct 25, 2018
The Suns have one of the NBA's youngest teams. But Coach Igor Kokoskov isn't giving his young talent a pass because of a lack of experience.
  • Oct 24, 2018