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The Data Shows: Is 2014 Really "The Year of the Woman"?

Jeanne Zaino | Posted 08.13.2014 | Politics
Jeanne Zaino

Do female candidates really hold the future of the Senate in their hands? Is the partisan makeup of the Senate intimately tied to the fate of female candidates making this truly "the Year of the Woman?"

Post-Election: Fact & Fiction

Rick Horowitz | Posted 01.13.2013 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Some people would rather spin stories. Some people would rather change the subject. So: Before the Woes of Petraeus drown out that whole election thin...

A Note to Nate

John Zogby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Zogby

Congratulations to you, Nate Silver. To date you have many fans. But remember that you are one election away from being a mere mortal like the rest of us.

I Want My Country Back! The Country That Elected Barack Obama

Linda Bergthold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

I want the focused, goal-oriented, real grass-roots supported, campaign mode for health reform.

Why The Unemployment Rate Likely Won't Hit 10%: Nate Silver

fivethirtyeight.com | Nate Silver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In spite of last week's better-than-expected jobs report, many intelligent observers seem convinced that the unemployment rate, which fell nominally t...

Don't Ask Don't Tell: Getting Repeal Right This Time

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

To get rid of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" we must proceed deliberately and according to a plan, which will not require grandstanding, but rather actual leadership.

Why Friday's Debate May Hobble the GOP

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen C. Rose

Friday's debate emphasizing McCain's alleged strength -- security and foreign affairs -- may prove a minus for the Republican candidate.