2014

Now Even Republicans Are Being Accused of Waging a War on Coal
August 18, 2014

The upside-down politics of Kentucky's Senate race.

The American Right, Not the 'Tea Party,' Is the GOP's Big Liability
May 21, 2014

The real issue isn't whether the "Tea Party" has been a liability for the GOP, but whether the Republican electorate remains fractious and reactionary. It does.

Republicans Have a Good Map. That Doesn't Mean Obamacare's a Winning Issue.
A theory of the 2014 elections
April 24, 2014

If Obamacare recedes as an issue, Republicans might start wishing they hadn't staked everything on it.

Isaac Asimov's Predictions for 2014 Were Eerily Prescient. Except for the Internet.
January 03, 2014

Check out 1964's version of today and see if you can spot what's missing.

This State Is Democrats' Best Chance to Pick Up a Senate Seat
August 14, 2013

Democrats are in danger of getting disappointed in Kentucky, where early poll numbers belie McConnell's big advantages. If people are really buying Wendy Davis and a "blue Texas," Democrats might be doubly disappointed.