- 2016 Republican Prospects Spar Over Ukraine
(The Caucus - March 09 2014 - 6:57 PM:)
Three Republicans said to be considering presidential runs tried to distinguish themselves on Russia’s invasion of the Crimean Peninsula in television appearances.
- Sunday Breakfast Menu, March 9
(The Caucus - March 08 2014 - 8:17 PM:)
Ukraine and the Crimea region continue to dominate the headlines and will drive the conversation on the Sunday shows, with guests set to discuss the tense relationship between the United States and Russia.
- Caucus Click: Coburn’s Got a Gun
(The Caucus - March 06 2014 - 5:42 PM:)
Senator Mitch McConnell gave Senator Tom Coburn a rifle at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
- Clinton Ratchets Up Criticism of Putin and Backs Obama
(The Caucus - March 06 2014 - 12:20 PM:)
Hillary Rodham Clinton continued to condemn Russian President Vladimir Putin a day after she compared his actions to those of Adolf Hitler in the 1930s.
- Ad Attacks House Republicans on Immigration
(The Caucus - March 03 2014 - 5:33 PM:)
An advocacy group backed by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is adopting a sharper tone in a new 60-second spot to urge Republicans to overhaul the immigration system.
- Hundreds Face Arrest at Anti-Pipeline Protest
(The Caucus - March 02 2014 - 8:50 PM:)
Police arrested 372 opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline, most of them college students, who engaged in civil disobedience at the White House.
- The Evolution of First Lady Media Strategy
(The Caucus - March 01 2014 - 12:01 PM:)
Documents describe the first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton's cutting-edge media strategy, including AOL and "Home Improvement."
- Highlights From the Clinton Documents
(The Caucus - February 28 2014 - 5:58 PM:)
Key passages and analysis of thousands of pages of internal documents from Bill Clinton's White House.
- 8 Cities Vie for 2016 Republican Convention
(The Caucus - February 27 2014 - 9:10 PM:)
Republicans announced a list of cities in the West and Midwest, including three in Ohio, in contention to host the official campaign kickoff.
- Magazine Article Says Biden Has Eye on 2016 but Has Taken Few Steps
(The Caucus - February 27 2014 - 6:05 PM:)
The vice president was livid when President Obama's former campaign manager publicly pledged his support for a Clinton presidential campaign, a new profile says.
FIVE THIRTY EIGHT
- New Home for FiveThirtyEight
(FiveThirtyEight - October 01 2013 - 6:33 PM:)
This blog contains archived content which is not being updated. Current content can be found at www.fivethirtyeight.com.
- The White House Is Not a Metronome
(FiveThirtyEight - July 19 2013 - 1:25 AM:)
The writer Megan McArdle asserts that Republicans have about a 75 percent chance of winning the White House in 2016, because "voters just get tired after eight years."
- In Public Opinion on Abortion, Few Absolutes
(FiveThirtyEight - July 17 2013 - 5:17 PM:)
If you were going to craft a law based strictly on public opinion, abortions would be widely available in the first trimester and substantially restricted afterward.
- Beautiful Minds
(FiveThirtyEight - July 16 2013 - 7:00 PM:)
Nate Silver of the FiveThirtyEight blog reviewed two children's books, "The Boy Who Loved Math" and "On a Beam of Light," in Sunday Book Review.
- Senate Control in 2014 Increasingly Looks Like a Tossup
(FiveThirtyEight - July 15 2013 - 3:20 PM:)
A race-by-race analysis of the Senate suggests that Republicans might now be close to even-money to win control of the chamber after next year's elections.
- Public Opinion Shifts on Security-Liberty Balance
(FiveThirtyEight - July 10 2013 - 7:50 PM:)
A new Quinnipiac poll has found a significant shift in public opinion on the trade-off between civil liberties and national security.
- Rubio Is Losing Support Among Republican Voters
(FiveThirtyEight - July 09 2013 - 7:24 PM:)
In recent polls, taken amid the debate on immigration reform, Marco Rubio's favorability ratings and standing in 2016 Republican primary matchups have fallen.
- As Texas G.O.P. Revives Abortion Ban, a Look at Public Opinion
(FiveThirtyEight - July 02 2013 - 11:18 PM:)
Public opinion surveys consistently find a majority of Americans support a right to an abortion, but also show that support narrows further into a pregnancy.
- Re-Election Is Likely for McConnell, but Not Guaranteed
(FiveThirtyEight - July 01 2013 - 9:10 PM:)
Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the Republican leader, will probably be the favorite against Alison Lundergan Grimes, who entered the race on Monday. But he is unlikely to sail to re-election.
- Same-Sex Marriage Availability Set to Double in One-Year Span
(FiveThirtyEight - June 26 2013 - 10:44 PM:)
By August, roughly 585 million people will live in countries or jurisdictions where same-sex marriage is legal, more than double the number living in such places in August 2012.