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Articles by Richard North Patterson (page 4)

November 7, 2020 8:19 pm

A Good Man for a Wounded Country

After years of Trump, Biden’s decency and normality are a balm. Now he must turn toward the enormous challenges ahead.
Richard North Patterson
November 4, 2020 4:06 am

Will the American Fever at Last Break?

In a blatantly anti-democratic speech, Trump demands states stop counting ballots. As of early morning, though, Biden still has a…
Richard North Patterson
November 2, 2020 5:30 am

What to Watch for on Election Night—and Beyond

The states that matter to the Electoral College count—and the chaos that may follow.
Richard North Patterson
October 26, 2020 5:30 am

How Trump Could Still Pull It Off

His re-election is not likely—but here’s how it could happen.
Richard North Patterson
October 23, 2020 5:30 am

Beyond the Debate: Trump Is Running on Empty

Instead of ideas, the president offered lies, evasions, and weapons-grade exaggerations.
Richard North Patterson
October 20, 2020 5:30 am

Where the Fight for the Senate Stands Today

A breakdown of the races most worth watching.
Richard North Patterson
October 16, 2020 5:30 am

Biden Must Stiff-Arm the Court-Packers

It’s politically savvy—and smart on the substance of judicial reform—for Biden to delay giving a definitive answer.
Richard North Patterson
October 15, 2020 5:30 am

How Trump Sealed the GOP’s Suicide

It didn’t have to go this way—with the GOP becoming a cult of personality suffused with authoritarianism.
Richard North Patterson
October 10, 2020 5:30 am

Trump’s Captain Queeg Crackup

Yesterday’s bonkers behavior—from his paranoid tweets to his f-bomb on Rush Limbaugh’s show to his bizarre pseudo-checkup on Fox—show he…
Richard North Patterson
October 9, 2020 5:30 am

Trump is the Wizard of Oz—Only Nuts

The last ten days have shone a bright light on his selfish, erratic, irrational behavior.
Richard North Patterson