Domenico Montanaro

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Republicans run a big risk with impeachment

Saturday, September 16, 2023

So far there's been no evidence that President Biden benefited financially from his son's business dealings. And as prior impeachments have shown, Republicans risk a backlash from perceived overreach.


Republican Sen. Mitt Romney announces he will not seek reelection in 2024

Thursday, September 14, 2023

Bipartisan negotiators like Romney are rare, and his departure could lead to a more divisive Senate. He's the only Senate Republican to twice vote to convict ex-president Trump in impeachment trials.


For Trump, X marks the spot for his social media return. Why that could really matter

Friday, August 25, 2023

Donald Trump posted again for the first time in three years since being banned from various social media, taking to X, the platform formerly known as Twitter to post his mugshot.


Dueling Republican narratives: The GOP debate and Trump's interview

Thursday, August 24, 2023

With former President Donald Trump sitting out the first GOP debate in Milwaukee, candidates had a chance to stand out. But Trump offered his own counter programming in a one-on-one interview.


5 takeaways from the first Republican primary debate

Thursday, August 24, 2023

The first Republican debate of the 2024 election cycle is in the books. Without the front-runner onstage, each candidate had the opportunity to grab the spotlight, though some had more of an impact.


5 questions ahead of the first GOP primary debate of the 2024 election cycle

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

The first Republican primary debate, in Milwaukee on Wednesday, will give many Americans the first chance to hear from the GOP presidential candidates, but the party's frontrunner won't be there.


A preview of the first GOP debate

Tuesday, August 22, 2023

The Republican presidential primary debate is a chance for lesser-known candidates to stand out because the leading candidate for the nomination, former President Donald Trump, won't be there.


Why the Trump indictments have not moved the needle with Republicans

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

The former president has insulated himself with his party, having sold its members over the past seven years on his baseless narrative of a deep-state conspiracy against him.


Politics chat: GOP candidates gather in Iowa; special counsel for Hunter Biden

Sunday, August 13, 2023

GOP presidential candidates, including Donald Trump, gathered in Iowa. Meanwhile the attorney general has appointed a special counsel for Hunter Biden.


Three-quarters of Republicans prioritize the economy over climate change

Thursday, August 03, 2023

In the latest NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll, the record temperatures this summer don't have Republicans heated as confidence in institutions takes a hit and President Biden has challenges ahead.


Politics chat: Trump could face political blowback from new charges after all

Sunday, July 30, 2023

The new charges against former Pres. Trump in the classified documents case are in a different legal league and there are hints he is also not politically immune from them either.


GOP support for Trump softens as the former president's legal troubles mount

Friday, July 28, 2023

Former President Donald Trump is likely facing a third indictment and maybe a fourth. Fewer Republicans are saying Trump did "nothing wrong," the latest NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds.


Republicans can't stop using the word 'woke'. But what does it really mean?

Friday, July 21, 2023

There's a "war on woke" on the 2024 GOP campaign trail but the term itself is full of history and meaning far beyond the culture wars.


What does the word 'woke' really mean, and where does it come from?

Wednesday, July 19, 2023

One word has become unavoidable on the campaign trail — woke. But what does it really mean and where does it come from? The word has a long and serious history in Black culture.


DeSantis' fundraising numbers mask potential problems

Monday, July 17, 2023

The latest campaign finance data was released Saturday and gives a window into financial stability of the presidential campaigns. Here are a few takeaways from the reports.


The political implications for last week's Supreme Court rulings

Monday, July 03, 2023

The Supreme Court has delivered significant blows to President Biden's student loan forgiveness plan, LGBTQ+ protections and affirmative action. Those rulings are reverberating on the campaign trail.


Trump's advantages are huge in the 2024 GOP primary right now

Wednesday, June 21, 2023

President Biden meanwhile has seen his approval rating stabilize and is well liked among Democrats, though he faces challenges with independents and younger voters.


Majority of Americans say it was wrong for the Supreme Court to overturn Roe

Wednesday, June 21, 2023

A year after the court did away with the right to an abortion, 57% say they oppose the decision, an NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds. They're also in favor of continuing affirmative action programs.


Republican primary spending projected to approach or surpass $1 billion

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

With a big field, a former president, well-heeled politicians and two billionaires running, this is likely to be the most money ever spent to win the GOP presidential nomination.


After indictment, majority want Trump to drop out, but he's getting stronger with GOP

Friday, June 16, 2023

After a federal indictment and arraignment, Donald Trump sees support among Republicans grow as independents move away from the former president and 2024 candidate.