“Well, it’s clear Congressman O’Rourke’s pollsters told him to come out on the attack,” Cruz said.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 days ago

“With what’s happening today, we all have to fight harder for what’s right and what is just — and you can call that identity politics, you can call it anything you want, but it’s the right thing to do," Christine Hallquist told BuzzFeed News' Profile.

Ryan C. Brooks • 4 days ago

The charges against Bob Menendez were dropped after a mistrial, but they're still clouding a surprisingly competitive Senate race.

Ryan C. Brooks • 8 days ago

A spokesperson for the former vice president said his 1991 comments were being taken out of context.

Ryan C. Brooks • 21 days ago

“We have a real race in the state of Texas,” Cruz said Friday night.

Ryan C. Brooks • 27 days ago

“The blind quotes over the past few months from a series of consultants that suggest he’d run as this neo-centrist New Democrat show that he would be profoundly out of step with the direction of grassroots energy.”

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

“Everything I was teaching him to be, and I thought and assumed that I was grooming him for, I’ve ended up assuming that role,” McBath told BuzzFeed News' Profile.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

The governor now heads to a November race, and more speculation about his presidential ambitions.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

"The idea that they would accuse me of being soft on anti-Semitism is an outrage," the insurgent progressive candidate for governor in New York said on BuzzFeed News' "AM to DM."

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

“Tomorrow we fight some more, tomorrow we know that we have just begun.”

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

Sen. Tom Carper defeated Kerri Evelyn Harris, a gay black community activist and Air Force veteran.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

“We’ve changed the definition of viability, to be quite honest,” says Kerri Evelyn Harris, who is trying to unseat Democratic Sen. Tom Carper.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

In the 1990s, as an entry-level opposition researcher, Avenatti once climbed aboard a moving train to get research to FedEx on time.

Steven Perlberg • 2 months ago

The Democratic megadonor said that 30% of the 200,000 people polled by his group believe the president should be impeached for corruption.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago

At this year’s Netroots Nation, Democrats embrace the language of the new left.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago

The United States, Sanders said, has a cash bail system that’s essentially “criminalizing poverty.”

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago

"I see her as the future — I’m hoping Bernie runs in 2020 — but I think she’s the future of the party."

Ryan C. Brooks • 3 months ago

"If we only talk about racial justice issues or if we only talk about economic issues we’re going to be leaving some people out."

Ryan C. Brooks • 3 months ago

In a shocking upset, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won over Joe Crowley, who was considered a likely successor to Nancy Pelosi.

Matt Berman • 3 months ago

“I can’t tell you how many people in New York politics who I’ve met with that tell me, ‘if this wasn’t about me and not being afraid of power I would’ve endorsed you a long time ago.’”

Ryan C. Brooks • 3 months ago