presidential candidates


Presidential candidates look on during Thursday's Republican presidential debate.

A long view of the flat tax

Oct 29, 2015
One historian takes us through America's brief flirtations with the tax policy
Posted In: flat tax, presidential campaign, presidential candidates
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives at a campaign rally at Burlington Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday in Burlington, Iowa.

Why equal time for candidates may not be so equal

Oct 23, 2015
Donald Trump's appearance on SNL will give other candidates bargaining power.
Posted In: donald trump, president, presidential candidates

How much is Donald Trump actually worth?

Oct 20, 2015
Our best guess is around $?.?? billion.
Posted In: donald trump, net worth, presidential candidates
Back stage of the Democratic presidential debate at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday.

Bernie Sanders reinvigorated through social media

Oct 13, 2015
The Vermont senator isn't getting enough network love, so he'll trend on Twitter.
Posted In: debate, presidential candidates, Democrats, Bernie Sanders

Oh, the stories campaign money tells....

Oct 1, 2015
The latest donation totals give candidates a chance to spin their narratives.
Posted In: presidential candidates, hillary clinton, Bernie Sanders, Ben Carson
One way to raise money? Enter a Faustian pact with your shadowy overlords.

Need to raise money for a presidential campaign?

Sep 4, 2015
Try a Faustian pact with an eccentric billionaire.
Posted In: 2016 election, campaign finance, presidential candidates
Photo dated; then-presidential hopeful Barry Goldwater and his running mate William Miller accept the Republican Party nomination in San Francisco July 17, 1964.

Long-shot candidates reap benefits after race

Jul 21, 2015
Running for president can be rewarding even if you finish at the back of the pack.
Posted In: John Kasich, presidential candidates, name recognition
A look at some of the merchandising available at Hillary Clinton's online shop.

The merch tells the mood

Jun 1, 2015
Constrained or confident? Campaign T-shirts and onsies can say a lot about that.
Posted In: presidential candidates, merchandise, brands

Writing your way to the White House

May 14, 2015
The campaign book has become a rite of passage for presidential hopefuls.
Posted In: Congress, election, Books, publishing, presidential candidates