Indiana

What to Watch for—and Ignore—on Election Day
November 06, 2012

Here's what you should pay attention to and ignore on Election Night.

Why Liberals are Misreading Mourdock
October 25, 2012

What exactly would be a good reason to oppose a rape exception for abortion?

Wingnut Theories on Rape and the Female Body: A Taxonomy
October 24, 2012

It can be hard to keep all these deeply rigorous GOP theories of the female body straight, so we've come up with this handy guide.

Romney Leads In North Carolina, But Demographics Keep Obama Competitive
October 20, 2012

Obama's chance at a surprise win rests on a strong ground operation.

Ranking The Battleground States
October 19, 2012

The nine battleground states aren't created equal -- Romney and Obama are stronger in some than others.

Evan Bayh’s “Regrets,” Redux
October 03, 2012

The Wall Street Journal editorial page writes about Evan Bayh’s “regrets” about Obamacare without mentioning a rather crucial fact.

Friendly Reminder: The Polls Are Usually Right
September 25, 2012

Despite the criticisms, the polls usually perform well on Election Day.

Don’t Live in the Past! How 2012’s Electoral Map Could Differ From 2008
August 02, 2012

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The Senate Gets a Little More Hispanic and a Lot More Conservative
July 31, 2012

The holy crusade that movement conservatives undertook against Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst concluded with Tuesday’s Senate runoff, producing his once-unlikely defeat at the hands of his much-celebrated Tea Party challenger, former state solicitor general Ted Cruz.* What makes the election so interesting is that Dewhurst, who has been denounced from one end of the conservative blogosphere to the other as a “RINO” and as “Dewcrist,” can’t really be accused of any specific ideological heresies.

Why the Obama Campaign Isn’t Sweating Voter ID Laws in Pennsylvania
July 30, 2012

A widely-held belief is that voter-ID laws endanger Obama's chances in Pennsylvania, but the campaign's don't seem to buy it. Last week, Romney allies withdrew advertisements from Pennsylvania, and the Obama campaign cut their buy in half. This week, the Obama campaign is going even further: withdrawing advertisements from the Keystone State altogether, making this the first week that Obama has gone without airing advertisements in Pennsylvania.

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