The Myth of the "White" Latino
June 19, 2014
Sloppy analysis of Census data is giving the Republican Party false hope.
March 10, 2014
A framework for advocating and explaining progressive economic policies has tremendous appeal to voters in the center of electorate.
Virginia Is Now One Step Closer to Being an Official Blue State
November 06, 2013
With Terry McAuliffe’s gubernatorial victory over Ken Cuccinelli, Democrats have now won seven of Virginia’s eight high-profile, statewide races since 2005 (three Senate races, two Presidential contests, and two of three gubernatorial elections).
Why the Democrats Still Need Working-Class White Voters
June 05, 2013
For all the excitement about left-leaning demographics, a real majority party needs better numbers among blue-collar whites.
Austerity: The History of a Pernicious Idea
May 01, 2013
Does the current mania for austerity make any sense?
Good Speech, Bad Strategy
February 13, 2013
Obama's State of the Union doesn't bode well for the future of his coalition.
February 08, 2013
In a new book, Jonathan Last argues that low fertility rates spell economic doom. Not quite.
The Polls Don't Say What You Think They Do on the Debt Ceiling
January 07, 2013
Here we go again. Because the fiscal cliff deal left the debt ceiling issue untouched, Americans can count on a rerun of the mid-2011 “debt ceiling” debate over whether the United States government should be allowed to pay its bills.