In 2016, Trump won the state and its 18 electoral college votes by eight points. Photograph: Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty

Election season in America is a busy time for Margaret Wilkes. The morning after the testy presidential debate between Donald Trump and Democratic Pa(...)

US president Donald Trump addresses journalists in the Rose Garden of the White House on Tuesday. Photograph: Tasos Katopodis/EPA

In theory, US president Donald Trump summoned television cameras to the heat-baked Rose Garden early on Tuesday evening to announce new measures again(...)

US president Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday. Photograph: Evan Vucci/AP

These are far from certain to be Donald Trump’s last months in the White House. The US president’s deficit in national and state polls is daunting but(...)