A Kinder, Gentler Scott WalkerAfter years of political combat, Wisconsin’s polarizing governor ends his campaign with a softer, almost apologetic tone.
Georgia’s Voting WarsThe candidates matter, but each side’s fight to get its voters to the ballot box matters more.
The Most Important Race in AmericaWhy Republicans think Gov. Scott Walker’s re-election matters most.
The Next Mitt RomneyEven if Mitt never runs again, don’t worry. A number of Romney clones may be elected on Tuesday.
Banking on InfluenceHow some of Wall Street’s favorite politicians are taking apart Dodd-Frank, one piece at a time.
Mississippi’s Race to the BottomThe state is failing in almost every imaginable way. The reason why is rooted in its violent and racist past.
Ebola Goes to Court Nurse Kaci Hickox just walked out on her quarantine. Will Maine succeed in forcing her back inside?
How to Read the WavesWill there be a Republican wave? That depends. A guide to reading the political currents.
Fifty Protocols, Fifty States, One Gigantic MessChris Christie, Andrew Cuomo, and other American governors are the last people who should be making rules about Ebola.
The Other Way to Legalize MarijuanaD.C. is about to make pot legal. Good, but it should keep the cannabis industry out.
How Green Was My ElectionTom Steyer spent $57 million to get voters to care about climate change. It didn’t work.
“The Future of America”Is Rep. Sean Duffy, a former reality TV star, Wisconsin’s next big star of conservative politics?
Going to PotFlorida was supposed to be the first state in the South to legalize medical marijuana. What went wrong?
The Melting Pot Is BrokenHow slowing down immigration could help us build a more cohesive and humane society.
Great White NorthCandidates running for office in America’s northern border states have one thing in common: fear of the southern border.
New Hampshire HawkWill the world’s chaos and disorder help make John Bolton a political player in the Granite State?
The GOP’s Other TakeoverRepublicans are about to take control of state legislatures across the land.
Goodbye West VirginiaRepublicans have been chipping away at this Democratic stronghold. On Election Night, its collapse may be complete.
The Most Brazen Attempt at Voter Suppression YetNew revelations show GOP officials in key battleground states are attempting to purge millions of minorities from the voter rolls.
Unrealized PromiseHouse Republicans have been incredibly unproductive. There is no reason to think that’s about to change.
The One Thing This Election Will DecideRepublican victories will prove the president is unpopular. They won’t give Republicans a mandate to govern.