Sweden, Sweden, Sweden!

The data on Sweden and Covid-19 don't fit the media narrative.

The Shadow of 2000

The two parties learned different lessons from the last contested election.

They Had the Votes

Disconnected representation in action.

Peek Hack

Up is down. Down is up.

The Most Important Election in American History

The stakes of losing will be catastrophic. Either way.

Susan Collins' Meaningless 'No' on Barrett

A desperate re-election gambit that has no impact on the outcome.

A Record Day for US Covid Cases

Another unwelcome milestone that magical thinking won't fix.

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A Weird Re-election Pitch

Usually candidates don't talk about how bad things are across the country while appealing to be re-elected.

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Doug Jones' Personal Appeal

Alabama's junior Senator needs my help.

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Line of the Week

Trump's leadership style encapsulated.

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Could Biden Win Texas and Lose Ohio?

The state polling is not lining up along usual patterns.

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Saturday's Forum

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A Photo for Friday

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Judiciary Approves Barrett Despite Democratic Boycott

Chuck Schumer and company sent a signal to their base against a fait accompli.

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President Donald J. Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Friday, July 10, 2020, en route to Miami International Airport in Miami President Donald J. Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Friday, July 10, 2020, en route to Miami International Airport in Miami

No, Trump Isn't Above 50%

Let's just say Rasmussen is an extreme outlier.

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Final 2020 Debate Less Awful Than Worst Debate Ever

Less Trumpy Trump still Trump.

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Friday's Forum

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Making it Harder to Vote

Lots of places in the US don't make it easy.

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The Endless Corruption of the Trump Presidency

Same endless song, different verse.

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Thursday's Forum

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COVID Death Rate Declining

A variety of factors have led to better survival chances for those hospitalized with the disease.

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Wednesday's Forum

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Headline Reaction

Wherein I revive an old blogging bit...

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Yet Again: The Numbers Show Excess Deaths

Not the flu.

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Does the Constitution Cover Texas?

The Lone Star state is making up its own rules.

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Two Weeks before Election Day Forum

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27 Million Americans Have Already Voted

Election Day is increasingly a myth.

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Trump Gaining Black and Hispanic Voters

Some surprising poll numbers.

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Monday's Forum

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The Downward Slide Into Nihilism

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