Southern liberals say the region isn't as severely Republican as it seems. But they're ignoring reality.
A four-point plan to fix the game
Don't mess with Texas? Don't mess with us!
Nixon's suburban strategy isn't going to cut it for Republicans in 2016.
What's Obama's Best State? How about Romney's Best County?
Obama holds a clear lead in the battleground states worth 270 electoral votes.
Virginia will come down to turnout, not persuasion.
Obama and Romney each hit the states on their path of least resistance to 270.
Turnout in 2008 was high, but it wasn't as unusual as many imagine.
Without a baseline, it's too hard to judge early voting.