GSA Head Refuses to Sign Transition Order

A nonpartisan official is refusing to do her duty.

Alabama Reaches #1 for 13th Year in a Row

A mind-boggling statistic.

Alex Trebek Dead at 80

The longtime host of Jeopardy! is gone.

GOP Fracturing Over Trump

While many are congratulating President-Elect Biden, too many are still following a loser.

Comparative EC Maps

How the EC affects our thinking.

Some Context for Biden’s Win

Looking back on the last three decades of presidential elections. (Part 1: the popular vote).

Presidential Venn Diagram

Donald Trump is in a category by himself.

Dave Chappelle’s SNL Monologue

A quadrennial tradition.

Will This Be The End Of False Equivalency?

The press’ abandonment of Bothsiderism is decades overdue.

Jill Biden Plans to be First First Lady with Outside Job

A rather remarkable milestone in that it’s coming so late.

Biden Plans to Repeal Trump EOs

Governing without Congress has its price.

President-Elect Biden’s Victory Speech

“Now this campaign is over, what is the will of the people? What is our mandate?”

Long Overdue Forum

Joe Biden the 46th President of the United States

All the major outlets are finally acknowledging the obvious.

Saturday’s Forum

Moving to Georgia

The requirements for voting in the Peach State appear loose.

Facts over Feelings

A reminder that narratives are narratives and data are data.

Biden Wins Pennsylvania and the Presidency

We have a President-Elect.

Public Perceives Biden Legitimately Winning

Some good news for our democracy.

Meanwhile, in the Pandemic

It’s getting worse, not better.

Biden Ahead in Georgia

Hopefully, we can finally declare a President-Elect today.

President Donald J. Trump greets guests on the South Lawn of the White House Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, prior to boarding Marine One en route to Joint Base Andrews, Md. to begin his trip to Michigan, Wisconsin, Nebraska and Nevada. (Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian) President Donald J. Trump greets guests on the South Lawn of the White House Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, prior to boarding Marine One en route to Joint Base Andrews, Md. to begin his trip to Michigan, Wisconsin, Nebraska and Nevada. (Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian)

A Repudiation After All?

The early reaction was premature.

‘They’re Trying to Rig an Election’

The lies aren’t working anymore.

Friday’s Forum

House Democrats and Dashed Expectations

Who’s to blame for the Blue Wave not materializing?

“Stop the Count”

Look, either you believe in democracy or you don’t.

Two Parties, Not Two Countries

We’ve just had an election, not psychoanalysis.

Where the Presidential Race Stands

Why it’s all over but the crying.

Biden Wins Michigan’s 16 Electors

He needs one more state to hit the magic 270.

Post-Election National Survey

Some interesting findings from the preeminent Republican polling firm.

Susan Collins Wins Re-Election

Her Democratic opponent has conceded.

Maine Gives Biden 3, Trump 1

Biden inches closer to 270.

Wisconsin Officially Biden’s

10 more Electoral votes.

The Two Sides of Fox News

Last night amplifies a long pattern.

Biden Win Looking Closer

The picture is becoming clearer.

Trump Win Claim Not Working

The usual suspects are not playing along.

The Line That Divides

Either democracy is sacred, or it’s not.

Election Thoughts

A lot to think about, not a lot of conclusions.

Colorado Passes National Popular Vote Compact

We may be a little closer to ending the tyranny of the Electoral College.

Florida Vote Weirdness

The votes for President and the ballot measures don’t seem to line up.

Blue Wave Crashes

It’ll be days before we know the final 2020 results but a resounding repudiation is unlikely.

A Now We Wait Forum

I Voted, too

Damn straight.

I Voted

A surprisingly uneventful experience.

Two Different Americas

The degree to which the country is divided is truly shocking.

The Great Disappointment

Some Comparative Politics

A brief video that puts the US in broader context.