He is 69. He is no longer a virtuoso politician. He has been marginalized within his wife’s campaign. Nobody knows what what his role will be if she wins, but everyone agrees that he’s desperate to find out.
On Republican consultant John Weaver and the art of political seduction.
The only question is which Republican will benefit from his largesse.
Maybe Clinton isn’t a “good candidate,” as political junkies like to say. But that might not matter in 2016.
How the GOP took control of state politics in Alabama, leaving black lawmakers — and their constituents — powerless.
A profile of former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford, who is running for office four years after his affair with an Argentine journalist became national news.
On Nate Silver and the messiness of modern political polling.
On the enduring political influence and entrenched racism of the Greek system at the University of Alabama.
Henry Heimlich saved untold choking victimes when he invented his maneuver in 1974. Since then, he’s searched in vain for another miracle treatment—pushing ethical boundaries along the way. Now at the end of his career, Heimlich has hired an investigator to find an anonymous critic working full-time to destroy his legacy.
How a young state rep from Missouri, seemingly guaranteed political greatness, ended up behind bars.