MICHAEL D. SHEAR/The New York Times
August 2, 2016
In his strongest denunciation of Donald Trump so far, President Barack Obama on Tuesday said Trump was “unfit to serve as president” and urged the leaders of the Republican Party to withdraw their backing for his candidacy.
Karen Tumulty, John Wagner/The Washington Post
July 28, 2016
In an election season in which restive voters of all stripes are frustrated with the status quo, it fell to President Barack Obama on Wednesday to argue for staying the course by giving Democrats a third term in the White House.
MICHAEL D. SHEAR and MATTHEW ROSENBERG/The New York Times
July 23, 2016
Top officials at the Democratic National Committee criticized and mocked Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont during the primary campaign, even though the organization publicly insisted that it was neutral in the race.
Anne Gearan, Abby Phillip/The Washington Post
July 20, 2016
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Sen. Timothy Kaine of Virginia have emerged as the leading candidates among a longer list of finalists Hillary Clinton is considering to be her vice-presidential running mate.
ALEXANDER BURNS and JONATHAN MARTIN/The New York Times
July 20, 2016
Donald Trump was formally crowned the Republican nominee for president at the party’s convention on Tuesday, ending a tumultuous primary season but not the nagging questions about his polarizing candidacy.