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The Internal Polls That Made Mitt Romney Think He'd Win
November 30, 2012

The Republican candidate really did think he was on track to become president. These poll numbers explain why.

Not All Cabinet Posts Are Made the Same: How Obama Should Approach His Second Term Team
November 28, 2012

A Team of Rivals might work for the economy, but not foreign policy.

The Illusory Power of Grover Norquist
November 27, 2012

Grover Norquist was never the reason Republicans resisted raising taxes.

A Blue Texas? Keep Dreaming
November 19, 2012

All this talk about Texas turning blue anytime soon is a bit premature.

His Russian Lawyer Dead, A Former American Turns to Congress for Revenge
November 16, 2012

They killed his lawyer and wrecked his fortune. Now the man who renounced his American citizenship is turning to Congress for revenge on Russia.

Putting the President on the Couch
November 16, 2012

How has Obama changed in the last four years? To find out, Franklin Foer talks to three Obama-ologists: Barney Frank, Ron Suskind, and David Maraniss

The Myth of Second-Term Failure
November 16, 2012

Forget the "second-term curse." By year five, Obama should just be hitting his stride.

Boardwalk Vampires
November 16, 2012

The ghosts of Atlantic City have nowhere to hide.

The GOP’s Challenge Extends Beyond Hispanics and Immigration Reform
November 15, 2012

Changing their stance on immigration won't save Republicans.

Obama’s Message, Still Loud and Clear: Taxes for the Wealthy
November 14, 2012

Obama is standing his ground on taxes for the wealthy. Will Republicans charge?

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