Obama pollster Joel Benenson tells Greg Sargent we all need to cool it with the horse race hysteria.
It's still unclear what happens to millions of dollars in funding for health care centers and other programs if the Supreme Court strikes down the Affordable Care Act.
Fresh numbers from Latino Decisions show Barack Obama with as wide a lead as ever among Hispanic voters.
Mitt Romney has new state-specific TV ads out touting his "Day One" plans for the White House.
And in a story destined for Democratic attack ads, Mitt Romney's private equity firm, Bain Capital, seems to have invested in companies that pioneered techniques in outsourcing jobs to China and India.
What else is happening?
TODAY IN SLATE
The Ebola Story
How our minds build narratives out of disaster.
The Budget Disaster That Completely Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola
PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer
The Shooting Tragedies That Forged Canada’s Gun Politics
A Highly Unscientific Ranking of Crazy-Old German Beers
Welcome to 13th Grade!
Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.
The Actual World
“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.