GOP campaign guru Arthur Finkelstein dies at 72

Arthur Finkelstein — the reclusive longtime Republican pollster and campaign strategist who helped elect two U.S. presidents, scores of other GOP candidates and international politicians — died Friday night, his family announced Saturday. … Finkelstein worked on the campaigns of Presidents Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan. He became best known […] Read more »

Trump’s approval: How low can he go?

At the six-month mark of his administration, Donald Trump is less popular than any president elected in the modern polling era. Don’t expect a dramatic reversal of fortune anytime soon. A POLITICO analysis of Trump’s approval ratings and more than four decades of presidential polling data suggests it’s unlikely Trump’s […] Read more »