Nate Cohn is The New York Times’s chief political analyst. He covers elections, polling and demographics for The Upshot. In addition to writing for The Times, he has discussed politics on CNN, MSNBC, C-SPAN and NPR, and at major colleges and universities. Before joining The Times in 2013, he was a staff writer for The New Republic and a research associate at The Henry L. Stimson Center. He is a graduate of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash.
Biden Aims to Win Back White Working-Class Voters Through Their Wallets
In his State of the Union address, the president signaled the opening of a yearslong push to persuade white working-class voters to return to the Democratic fold. Winning them over on cultural issues may be more difficult.
By Jonathan Weisman