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Capitol Hillbilly
Fear of illegal immigrants helps J.D. Vance triumph in Ohio’s primaries

The Trump-endorsed Republican now seems likely to win a Senate seat

The draft seen round the world
How the end of Roe v Wade will affect American politics

Democrats’ hopes of a boost may rest on wishful thinking

Rowing back Roe
The consequences of ending Americans’ right to abortion

If the leaked Supreme Court opinion reflects the coming ruling, the impact across the states will be fast and furious

Few tools to give them
Because of Ukraine, America’s arsenal of democracy is depleting

The war raises worries about America’s ability to arm its friends

Pacific pain from Ukraine
Hawaii’s oil-dependent economy is being battered by Russia’s war

But rules protecting the Aloha State’s natural wealth hinder green projects

Lexington
Kevin McCarthy’s accidental truthfulness

One of Donald Trump’s favourite congressmen considered the former president’s behaviour a disaster

The Keystone State
Pennsylvania’s primaries point to the future of American politics

Trumpism dominates among Republicans, and Democrats shuffle to the centre

Faith and freedom
The Supreme Court is poised to side with a praying coach

A high-school football coach who knelt at the 50-yard line may get his job back

Political showtime
What Ron DeSantis’s spat with Disney says about American politics

A governor’s feud with a media juggernaut resonates beyond Florida

Free petrol
A Chicago millionaire opens his wallet to challenge the mayor

Willie Wilson tries a novel form of tank warfare