Stories by John Nichols

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Posted on: Aug 22, 2008, Source: The Nation

But the GOP nominee is watching Obama's pick carefully.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2008, Source: The Nation

The late congresswoman was a fierce campaigner for fair elections.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2008, Source: and Of America

Obama votes like a Republican on FISA and backs off from Iraq, keeping corporate America happy.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2008, Source:

Obama campaigned against NAFTA during the primaries. Now he's backpedaling and reassuring Wall Street about that same policy.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2008, Source:

No one, not Obama, not Hillary Clinton and certainly not John McCain, caught the zeitgeist of the vanishing American dream so well as Carlin.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2008, Source: The Nation

With Gore's hearty endorsement of Obama last night the speculation has begun.

Posted on: May 30, 2008, Source: The Nation

The gadfly candidate is still pulling heavy support away from McCain

Posted on: May 28, 2008, Source:

Bush's former press secretary reveals how the White House lied about Iraq to everyone -- and how the media let them get away with it.

Posted on: May 21, 2008, Source: The Nation

Last night, Senator Obama secured a majority of pledged delegates in the Democratic contest.

Posted on: May 20, 2008, Source:

Still, Clinton remains. There is one ironclad rule when it comes to races for presidential nominations: You don't quit when you are winning primaries.

Posted on: May 20, 2008, Source: The Nation

Today Sen. Kennedy was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor.

Posted on: May 15, 2008, Source: The Nation

Sen. Clinton's victory in West Virginia was overshadowed by Sen. Edwards endorsement of her opponent.

Posted on: May 13, 2008, Source: The Nation

In a swing through the Pacific Northwest, the candidate attempts to green wash his record and his environmental policies.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: The Nation

McCain is trying to look green but don't believe the rhetoric. His enviro speeches are just campaign trail greenwashing and here's why.

Posted on: May 7, 2008, Source: The Nation

The Senator's win in North Carolina and virtual draw in Indiana almost assures him of the nomination.

Posted on: May 5, 2008, Source: The Nation

Democrats are showing strength even in the deepest of red districts.

Posted on: May 1, 2008, Source: The Nation

Appearing on Fox News, Sen. Clinton tag-teamed with Bill O'Reilly to bash her Democratic opponent.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2008, Source: The Nation

Obama and Clinton believe accountability is "off the table."

Posted on: Mar 22, 2008, Source: The Nation

When it comes to the essential test of the trade debate, Clinton has been identified as a liar -- a put-in-boldface-type "L-I-A-R" liar.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2008, Source: The Nation

Paterson has been handed a remarkable opportunity to be not just a state officials but a national leader.