iOS app Android app

Campaign Trail

Inside Hillary Clinton's Last Weekend On The Campaign Trail

The Huffington Post | Ishita Singh | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics

As Hillary Clinton’s campaign nears the finish line, HuffPost Video followed the Democratic presidential nominee as she rallied supporters in battle...

Hate Trump? Just Wait Until 2020.

Huffpost Highline | Annum Masroor | Posted 02.09.2016 | Politics

KEVIN BAKER: Everybody has his own golden age....

Where Do the Candidates Stand on Research to Improve Health?

Mary Woolley | Posted 12.17.2016 | Politics
Mary Woolley

Candidates running for national office never miss an opportunity to share their solutions on the many problems facing our country with voters. From te...

Ben Carson, Donald Trump Receive Secret Service Protection

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 11.05.2015 | Politics

The Department of Homeland Security on Thursday officially authorized Secret Service protection for Republican presidential candidates Ben Carson and ...

Can You Be A Political Mudslinger And Still Have A Soul?

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Political campaigns are increasingly staffed by people whose sole job is to figure out how to destroy the opposition. They tend to be yo...

Campaign Trail Glamour: Underwear Runs, Weight Gain, Stretchy Pants And Loud Sex

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Presidential campaigns aren’t always as glamorous as they are portrayed in the movies. They often involve seemingly never-ending hours...

'Drinking And Talking' Explores The Dark Side Of Political Campaigns

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At the heart of a presidential campaign are two kinds of creatures. There is the campaign operative, whose job is to bolster his or her ...

Jon Ward

Three Days In October: How The Debates Changed The Race | Jon Ward | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

The night before the first debate in Denver, I ran into Kevin Madden, the 40-year-old, square-jawed senior aide to GOP presidential candidate Mitt Rom...

Life Inside the Bubble -- The New Reality of the Campaign

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics
Steve Rosenbaum

As the marathon reaches its final days -- the pace and schedule is no less relentless than it was I the past. But the impervious nature of the bubble is changing -- as social media turns a closed system into an open and participatory democracy.

Lucia Graves

GOP Presidential Candidates At Odds Even With Tea Party On EPA Hatred | Lucia Graves | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential candidates have taken aim at the Environmental Protection Agency, pledging to cut its federal funding and strip ...

Kant on the Campaign Trail

Tom Silva | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Silva

As election season nears, we once again find ourselves in the hot zone of political rhetoric and cable-news hysterics. Many of you will remember the ...

Media, Stop Abusing Female Candidates

Megan Tady | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Megan Tady

There is a fear both subtle and obvious running rampant through our news media. It is not fear of a U.S. economy stuck in recession, or more housing f...

What I Saw at the Revolution -- Obama Campaign

Mike Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Smith

Like many, I am sitting by the telephone waiting for Barack Obama to call me in recognition of all of my sweat equity over the last 16 months on this revolutionary campaign.

McCain Is Still Taking Weekends Off

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just a month out from election day, neither Barack Obama nor John McCain has undertaken the sort of grinding public schedule that until now had been t...

How's The Economy In Your Hometown?

USA Today | Barbara Hagenbaugh, | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

On the campaign trail and in homes across the USA, the debate is underway about whether the U.S. economy in 2008 will see its first downturn in seven ...

Sam Stein

McCain Warns: "There Will Be Other Wars" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The presidential candidate who sang "Bomb bomb Iran" is already looking towards the war after the war in Iraq. Sen. John McCain told a crowd of supp...

Sam Stein

Pro-Clinton BET Founder Attacks Obama, Hints At Past Drug Use | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Robert L. Johnson, the billionaire founder of Black Entertainment Television, injected himself into the middle of a flaring campaign controversy on Su...

Sam Stein

Giuliani A Dud On The Campaign Trail | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As his numbers remain low and stagnant in the New Hampshire polls, Rudy Giuliani's campaign stops have done little to revive his souring presidential ...

Do You Know More About Mitt Romney's Crazy Cult Than Mike Huckabee? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In an article to be published in Sunday's New York Times Magazine, Mike Huckabee says that he believes Mormonism is a religion but doesn't know much a...

Sam Stein

Huckabee Apologizes For Mormon Remark, Romney Makes Nice | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

All is apparently forgiven between Republican frontrunners Mitt Romney and Mike Huckabee. The former Arkansas governor told CNN that he apologized ...