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Articles by Richard North Patterson (page 6)

August 21, 2020 5:30 am

Joe Biden’s Virtual Triumph

His speech capped off a convention that highlighted his empathy and humanity—and Donald Trump’s colossal failings.
Richard North Patterson
August 17, 2020 5:30 am

Biden’s Policy Agenda Is Bold But Not Radical

From housing to trade to education, his proposals aim to revitalize the country while maximizing political support.
Richard North Patterson
August 11, 2020 4:35 pm

Why Kamala Harris?

Here’s what Biden’s vice presidential pick brings—and doesn’t bring—to the Democratic ticket.
Richard North Patterson
August 10, 2020 5:30 am

The Ravings of Mad King Trump

On the pandemic, the economy, health care, and his 2020 opponent, he is utterly detached from reality.
Richard North Patterson
August 4, 2020 5:30 am

Can Joe Biden Stay in His Sweet Spot?

On matters of style and substance, Biden is balancing keeping his base with bringing in independents and Republicans repelled by…
Richard North Patterson
July 28, 2020 5:30 am

Donald Trump vs. Democracy

The president and his supporters want to choose their own electorate by selectively excluding probable Democratic voters.
Richard North Patterson
July 13, 2020 5:30 am

Trump Is Cornered. Here’s Why.

The pandemic. Race relations. Unemployment. And more—including his own unlikable self.
Richard North Patterson
July 8, 2020 5:07 am

The Racial Tribulations of Trump Agonistes

Why is America so unfair to Our Great President?
Richard North Patterson
July 1, 2020 5:30 am

How Has Donald Trump’s Mental State Affected His Presidency?

What we knew about his psychology four years ago, and what we know today.
Richard North Patterson
June 25, 2020 5:30 am

The Huge Challenges Facing Biden

The presidential race is far from over, but the former vice president is already thinking about the stakes of governing…
Richard North Patterson