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Alex Seitz-Wald

Alex Seitz-Wald is a senior politics reporter for NBC News.

Alex Seitz-Wald is a senior politics reporter for NBC News.

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Biden hopes to get re-elected with a little help from his friends

President Joe Biden is planning to tap an expansive stable of friends and allies to go where he can’t, say what he won’t, and be what he’ll never be.

The ugly proxy war over Feinstein's Senate seat

The fight over whether Sen. Feinstein should remain and the fate of the Senate seat she still occupies has devolved into an ugly proxy war.

As debt default looms, America yawns

A nation that has been deluged with head-spinning news day after day is now confronting a possible debt crisis and Americans seem ready to sit this one out.

Nikki Haley targets transgender influencer during presidential campaign stop

Presidential candidate Nikki Haley on Wednesday took aim at transgender influence Dylan Mulvaney during an event in New Hampshire.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. names Dennis Kucinich as 2024 campaign manager

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. has chosen former Rep. Dennis Kucinich to manage his 2024 presidential campaign, uniting the two famously idiosyncratic political figures in a long-shot attempt to defeat President Joe Biden in the Democratic primary.

RFK Jr. not participating in far-right event after being listed as a speaker, aide says

Robert Kennedy Jr. will not participate this year in a far-right Christian nationalist conference he has previously attended, despite being listed as a speaker.
17d ago

All eyes on Biden as the Title 42 impact hits far beyond southern border

The migrant crisis fueled by the end of Title 42 isn't just hitting border towns — it extends more than 1,000 miles from the nation’s southern border.
19d ago

Impasse persists after Biden and congressional leaders hold 'tense' meeting on debt ceiling

Biden and congressional leaders failed to resolve the impending default crisis during a contentious meeting in the Oval Office, but plan to meet again Friday.

Robert Kennedy Jr. to make campaign debut at bitcoin conference

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s first appearance as a presidential candidate will be at a cryptocurrency conference in Miami this month.
24d ago

Biden gets support for debt ceiling fight from super PACs

Democratic outside groups are coming to President Joe Biden’s defense in his standoff with House Republicans over the debt ceiling/
25d ago

Democratic Rep. Colin Allred launches bid for Sen. Ted Cruz's seat

Democratic Rep. Colin Allred announced Wednesday that he will run for Republican Sen. Ted Cruz's seat in 2024.