In The Trailer newsletter, reporter David Weigel brings readers to dozens of cities and towns and provides insight on what motivates voters and what political candidates think. Get dispatches from around the country, key reads from around the Internet, the latest polls and more in your inbox.
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In this special debate day edition, live from Ohio: What to expect from Trump and Biden, the latest polls on swing states and the Supreme Court, and new ads that will take the candidates into the final five weeks.
In this edition: The political geography of Georgia, why Democrats and Republicans can't agree on what the court fight's about, and a battle over transgender rights in the Midwest.
In this edition: How Republicans lowered the debate stakes for Joe Biden, new panic and accusations about absentee voting, and how the death of a Legal Marijuana Now party candidate could change the course of American history.
In this edition: The coming Catholic politics of a court fight, the latest ballot warfare in swing states, and the return of Iowa as a swing state.
In this edition: The political geography of Arizona, the stakes and politics of the Supreme Court fight, and polls that give some clues to an unprecedented election event.
In this edition: What we learned from hundreds of primaries, an interview with a QAnon-curious candidate, and the war over Joe Biden's words.
In this edition: Delaware's primary showdown, down-ballot races to watch, and the waning of third parties as they try to get ballot access.
In this edition: The political geography of Minnesota, the chemical warfare of debate expectation-setting, and new polls that show us what's changed since the conventions.
In this edition: What the post-basement Biden campaign looks like on the ground, what happened in this week's primaries, and an interview with Bernie Sanders.
In this edition: Shrinkage for third parties, another primary day in New England, and polls that will elevate the Democratic panic level from their usual 9 out of 10 to a solid 9.5.
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