Category Archives: Elections

As a Senator, Hillary Clinton Got Along With the GOP. Could She Do So as President?

by Shawn Zeller of Roll Call     As a senator, Hillary Clinton got along with GOP colleagues, mostly working on noncontroversial issues. Could she work with Republicans as President? It looks increasingly likely that voters this November will have … Continue reading

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How Trump Could Win The White House While Losing The Popular Vote

  By David Wasserman of FiveThirtyEight OK, before I say anything, a quick disclaimer: This piece is not a prediction. In fact, I’m a religious (maybe fanatical) adherent of FiveThirtyEight’s 2016 election forecast model… That said, in the event this … Continue reading

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Is Trump the Only Republican Who Can Handle the Media Onslaught?

By Matt Lewis of Roll Call Conventional wisdom suggests that any “generic” Republican would easily beat Hillary Clinton in November — and any other Democrat would destroy Donald Trump. But what if that’s wrong? Increasingly, the notion that Trump could … Continue reading

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For Trump-Clinton Debate, The Biggest Rules Are Secret

Ari Melber of NBC News When Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton face off for their first debate on Monday, a strict set of rules are designed to govern the event. Besides the candidates themselves, however, virtually no one actually knows … Continue reading

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Why isn’t Hillary Clinton 50 points ahead — or even 10 points ahead?

By Aaron Blake (The Fix) “Why aren’t I 50 points ahead?” Hillary Clinton asked rhetorically, echoing a question she surely gets all the time — and perhaps legitimately wonders herself. It’s a question that seems to come up over and over again … Continue reading

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