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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Any Buyers’ Remorse With Trump Approval At Historic Lows At 100-Day Mark?

An ABC News/Washington Post survey released Sunday said 96 percent of Trump supporters remained in his camp, compared with 85 percent of Hillary Clinton backers who said they would still support their candidate. Even as Trump held onto his supporters, he remained unpopular among the larger electorate. He was the first president going back to Harry S. Truman with a negative job approval rating early in his administration, according to ABC/Post and Gallup polling.

April 23, 2017

3 Things To Tell Anyone Thinking About Voting For Donald Trump

Trump needs to defend his ego from every slight and sees criticism as a threat to his identity. But it’s his personal cruelty that should most terrify voters.

October 3, 2016

Ted Cruz Might Not Need Trump Supporters

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is poised to absorb Donald Trump’s supporters when the billionaire exits the race for the GOP presidential nomination, according to one of the campaign’s most common narratives.

January 7, 2016

A New Data-Mining Technique To Uncover New Hampshire Influencers

Taking social network analysis offline is difficult and lucrative.

November 30, 2015

Christie Vetoes Bills That Would Expand Early Voting, Voter Registration In New Jersey

“This bill is a manifest attempt to use election reform for political gain,” Christie wrote.

November 9, 2015

Inside The Grassroots Group That Wants America To ‘Feel The Bern’

People for Bernie, a grassroots organization supporting Sen. Bernie Sanders, hopes to give the candidate an edge in his bid for the 2016 Democratic nomination for president.

July 2, 2015
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As Voters Fret Over National Security, GOP Candidates Seek Right Message

Can the GOP presidential hopefuls find the right foreign policy stance while pivoting away from the failures of the Iraq war?

May 14, 2015

Hillary Clinton’s Immigration Stance May Haunt Republicans Until Election Day

Hillary would “go even further” on immigration policy than Obama while Jeb Bush is deferential, willing to “lose the primary to win the general.”

May 6, 2015
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Scott Walker Keeps Lead As Jeb Bush Struggles In Latest Iowa Polling

Jeb Bush’s standing among potential republican voters falls in Iowa as Scott Walker and his fellow nascent nominees rise in the polls.

May 6, 2015
Hillary, Iowa, Campaign, 2016, Voters

Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Comes Back To Iowa, Hoping For Better Result

Hillary brings her presidential campaign back to Iowa where she plans to listen to voters rather than just talk at them this time around.

April 14, 2015
Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Politics, Republican, Primariers, Voters

Rand Paul’s First Challenge: Defeat Ted Cruz

Rand Paul and Ted Cruz are already picking at each other as the two senators grapple for support from Republican voters.

April 7, 2015

Some Voters In Chicago Wait 9 Hours To Vote: ‘I Just Didn’t Want To Be Denied’

Disorganization at some Chicago polling places resulted in waits of up to nine hours for voters.

November 5, 2014

In Small Town America, Voters Want Change

A look at voting in a small town in Virginia that typically leans Republican.

November 4, 2014

Voters To Weigh Tax Caps, Increases

Ballot issues on the ballot increase voter turnout, and this year’s election has many states with hot-ticket ballot issues.

November 3, 2014

The Real Reason Young People Dislike Republicans

It is probably a mistake for Republicans to spend a lot of time targeting young voters.

June 11, 2013
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5 Reasons California Went From A $42 Billion Deficit To A Surplus

With a little democratic reform and a lot of civic participation, California made change happen fast.

June 5, 2013