Donald Trump

Republican Officials Are Getting Awfully Quiet About Donald Trump

The same party leaders who condemned the Mar-a-Lago search have had a muted reaction to Merrick Garland’s special counsel announcement.

Video: Dispatch Live for November 22

Watch the video of our weekly livestreamed conversation.

Trump Is About to Wreck His Legacy

Something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving.

Strength In Numbers

How a crowded 2024 primary field could hurt Trump.

Kook Waterloo

Election denialism might be fading.

They Got Took

Right-wing populists backed unelectable candidates—exactly as Democrats hoped they would.

McCarthy’s Misery

To prevail as speaker, he’ll have to appeal to the suddenly reasonable House Freedom Caucus.

It Could Go Sideways for Trump

The optimist’s case for the 2024 primary.

A Blow Against the Malice Theory of American Politics

It turns out it’s hard to escape the need to inspire and persuade.

Donald Trump Built This

He was the prime mover of the GOP’s faceplant.