By Becket Adams | 09/19/14 03:09 PM
The 2014 November midterm elections are nearly here, and Democratic and Republican candidates across the country are bracing for the inevitable conclusion to months of campaigning. But even as certain forecast models downgrade the GOP’s chances for taking Congress’ upper chamber, several...
By Ashe Schow | 09/19/14 02:06 PM
The Maine GOP is in a tizzy over a video promoted by Rep. Michael Michaud, the Democratic candidate for governor, which included a crude lyric referring to Republican Sen. Susan Collins.
By Ashe Schow | 09/19/14 11:48 AM
A majority of respondents (59 percent) said the war on women is "primarily a slogan used for political purposes." Just 22 percent of respondents said there really is a war. And 19 percent are not sure if there’s a war or not.
By Philip Klein | 09/19/14 11:02 AM
The past year has seen the rise of data-driven journalism websites that were intended to replace the type of horse race coverage that typically dominates political news. But in an ironic twist, election forecast models have become the horse race coverage of 2014. Nate Silver was a web pioneer...
By Byron York | 09/19/14 08:14 AM
The question of whether Kansas Democratic Senate candidate Chad Taylor can legally withdraw from the race has been decided by the state Supreme Court. And the answer is yes, Taylor can withdraw.
By Michael Barone | 09/19/14 07:12 AM
It’s clear that Scots have voted against independence and in favor of remaining in the United Kingdom.
By Ashe Schow | 09/18/14 06:00 PM
Democratic National Committee Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., has become a liability to her own party due to a string of gaffes, including one recently in Wisconsin that caused Democrats such a headache that she may no longer be welcome to campaign for the gubernatorial race in the...
By Becket Adams | 09/18/14 05:32 PM
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., must be so confused right now. Well, probably not.
By Ashe Schow | 09/18/14 02:48 PM
Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., wants to strip the National Football League of its nonprofit status because of the way the league has been handling domestic abuse cases involving its players.
By Paul Gonzalez | 09/18/14 01:20 PM
On average, Americans believe that the federal government wastes more than half of all taxpayer dollars.
By Ashe Schow | 09/18/14 12:59 PM
Police departments across the country provide tips to help prevent a whole host of crimes. Are they engaged in victim-blaming?
By Philip Klein | 09/17/14 08:26 PM
In addition to the 2 million already at potential risk, the study predicted that the number affected "will likely increase as the employer mandate goes into effect."
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/17/14 06:30 PM
From July to August, the "Core Consumer Price Index" did not move. That means zero inflation, if you use the measure of inflation the Federal Reserve uses when setting monetary policy. But core CPI omits volatile prices like food and energy. If you have a family, you're probably pretty aware that...
By Ashe Schow | 09/17/14 05:59 PM
Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain wrote a letter last week to Superior Court Judge Michael Donio that his office would review Allen's case, following criticism that he was treating her unfairly.
By Philip Klein | 09/17/14 05:05 PM
In contrast, just 25 percent of those surveyed gave President Obama's healthcare law an 'A' or a 'B.'
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By Philip Klein | 09/29/14