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Is Wisconsin Now a Purple State?

Is Wisconsin Now a Purple State?

Michael P. McDonald  06. 6.2012
Does Scott Walker's victory in the Wisconsin recall election mean that Wisconsin is now in play in the November presidential election?...
Turnout Key to Wisconsin Recall Results

Turnout Key to Wisconsin Recall Results

Alan Abramowitz  06. 6.2012
Turnout for the recall election was 91 percent of 2008 turnout in heavily Republican Waukesha County, the largest GOP county in the state,...
Is Minority Voter Registration Really Declining?

Is Minority Voter Registration Really Declining?

Michael P. McDonald  05. 7.2012
To understand my contention that The Washington Post's analysis is flawed, I must explain how the voting and registration questions are...
The Effects of Health Care Reform in 2010 and Beyond

The Effects of Health Care Reform in 2010 and Beyond

Brendan Nyhan  03. 8.2012
Why did health care reform have such dramatic effects? Individual-level survey data shows that health care reform supporters were seen...
Redistricting Gratification, Delayed

Redistricting Gratification, Delayed

Michael P. McDonald  02.27.2012
Editorial boards across New York have called upon Governor Cuomo to veto the gerrymandered districts likely to be adopted by the state...
They're Just Not That Into You, Mitt

They're Just Not That Into You, Mitt

Michael P. McDonald  02. 1.2012
What will happen in the general election if Romney is the nominee is anyone's guess. I suspect that Republican conservatives will line...
Second Place in NH Democratic Primary Goes to...Ron Paul?!

Second Place in NH Democratic Primary Goes to...Ron Paul?!

Michael P. McDonald  01.18.2012
We all know that President Obama won his party's primary in New Hampshire. What you may not know is that Obama only won 79.5% of the vote....
The Tea Party Fever Has Broken

The Tea Party Fever Has Broken

Michael P. McDonald  01. 4.2012
Politicians running for office this November should take notice. The extraordinary Tea Party enthusiasm that buoyed Republican candidates...
First Votes Cast in New Hampshire Primary

First Votes Cast in New Hampshire Primary

Michael P. McDonald  12. 6.2011
The first absentee overseas ballots have been returned for the New Hampshire presidential primary. The Pew Center on the States reports...
The Attack on Election Forecasting Straw Men

The Attack on Election Forecasting Straw Men

Brendan Nyhan  11.16.2011
In recent days, journalists, bloggers, and commentators have reared up to bash a fictitious conventional wisdom about election forecasting....
Forecasting 2012: How Much Does Ideology Matter?

Forecasting 2012: How Much Does Ideology Matter?

Brendan Nyhan  11.10.2011
Almost every analyst agrees that it is too soon to say with much confidence whether President Obama will win in November. However, both...
Federal Court Rejects Texas Redistricting Plans

Federal Court Rejects Texas Redistricting Plans

Michael P. McDonald  11. 8.2011
Texas Republicans had a strategy to circumvent the Obama Department of Justice to implement their partisan gerrymanders for Congress and...
Ohio Democrats Move to Block Republican Congressional Gerrymander

Ohio Democrats Move to Block Republican Congressional Gerrymander

Michael P. McDonald  10.16.2011
Blocking the Ohio Republican gerrymander will move the needle in the Democratic direction for control of the House of Representatives,...
Perry's Challenges in Dartmouth GOP Debate

Perry's Challenges in Dartmouth GOP Debate

Brendan Nyhan  10.11.2011
RIck Perry's principal challenge is to stay viable so that more elites don't defect to Romney. He is well-funded and has a favorable primary...
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