Ted Cruz's Gamble

By allowing Ted Cruz to speak without an assured endorsement, Donald Trump took a gamble with his convention....

Byron York July 21, 2016

Law and Order' Becomes a Major Theme of GOP Convention

The Trump campaign set "Make America Safe Again" as the theme of the Republican convention's first night well...

Byron York July 20, 2016

Harvard Study: As Trump Won, Media Coverage Turned Sharply Negative

A new report from Harvard University says press coverage of Donald Trump's presidential campaign become...

Byron York July 12, 2016

After All That's Happened, Trump Fares No Worse With Hispanic Voters Than Romney Or McCain

How many bad moments has Donald Trump had with Hispanic voters? From Mexican rapists to build-a-wall to Judge...

Byron York July 11, 2016

Joining The Crowd, A Trump Adviser Becomes A Former Adviser

In the last few months, the veteran Republican operative Barry Bennett did lots of interviews in his role as...

Byron York July 5, 2016

GOP Blue-Collar Heroes Laud Trump

The Washington Examiner's Jim Antle recently noted that despite talk of a Republican "consensus" on trade,...

Byron York June 30, 2016

Polls Are Telling Donald Trump the Truth, But He's Not Listening

Polls used to tell Donald Trump something. They told him he was winning the Republican primary race, that his...

Byron York June 29, 2016

The Overlooked Substance in Donald Trump's Speech

Most coverage of Donald Trump's speech in New York Wednesday has focused on his attacks on Hillary Clinton....

Byron York June 27, 2016

Is Donald Trump Headed for a Loss of ... Ordinary Republican Proportions?

The latest national polls show Donald Trump in dire shape. In the RealClearPolitics average, Trump has...

Byron York June 21, 2016

Why It's Looking Like 2012 All Over Again

Much about the Republican primary schedule changed from 2012 to 2016, but the final round of contests ??? on...

Byron York June 16, 2016

The #NeverTrump Party's Desperate Scenarios

Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol stunned the political world when, after weeks of talk about recruiting a...

Byron York June 7, 2016

Why Trump Attacked Martinez

Many observers were mystified when Donald Trump attacked New Mexico Republican Gov. Susana Martinez. But the...

Byron York June 2, 2016

Is It True What Democrats Say About Republicans and Voting?

As New York Republicans went to the polls for their primary April 19, some opponents of Donald Trump clung to...

Byron York May 24, 2016

The Coming Battle Over Guantanamo

Congress recently forbade President Obama from bringing Guantanamo inmates to the United States, or even...

Byron York December 10, 2015