Latest from Dan Balz
Republicans are also planning alternatives, even as they send out invitations to a four-day extravaganza.
  • May 23, 2020
The government’s halting response represents chronic weaknesses and years of underinvestment, compounded by President Trump’s open hostility to the federal bureaucracy.
  • May 16, 2020
Large majorities say wearing masks and social distancing are necessary in their communities.
  • May 13, 2020
Ohio’s DeWine leads governors with the strongest bipartisan support. Georgia’s Kemp gets an overall negative rating for the way he has dealt with the coronavirus crisis.
  • May 12, 2020
Americans remain worried about returning to restaurants and stores, a Washington Post-University of Maryland poll found, as models forecast a more dire covid-19 toll and the White House weighs shutting down its coronavirus task force.
  • May 5, 2020
Fears of infection and a sense that the worst is not over shape attitudes.
  • May 5, 2020
The pandemic has put a spotlight on a federal system of shared powers and competition between Washington and the states.
  • May 3, 2020
Trump continues to draw negative ratings, while governors get strongly positive reviews.
  • Apr 28, 2020
Governors win overwhelmingly positive marks from their constituents, across party lines.
  • Apr 21, 2020
There's broad consensus over this expansion of spending and power but not over what should happen when the crisis fades.
  • Apr 19, 2020