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A different kind of 'power' broker in Chicago

Oct 26, 2012
Voters in the Windy City to decide whether City Hall can negotiate for cheaper electricity rates.
Posted In: energy, electricity

How do you know if a poll is right?

Oct 25, 2012
Gallup editor-in-chief Frank Newport addresses recent criticism of Gallup's polling.
Posted In: Gallup, newport, polls, nate silver, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney

Adelson spends big on Virginia U.S. Senate race

Oct 25, 2012
Contest is No. 1 among outside spending groups
Posted In: 2012 election, super PACs, Virginia

38% of Americans feel better off than a year ago

Oct 25, 2012
Every bit of public data -- housing, employment, consumer spending -- changes how voters feel about the state of the nation -- and about their own well-being.
Posted In: Gallup, 2012 election, Economy

Gallup poll: Romney leads on economy

Oct 25, 2012
Gallup's national daily tracking poll gained some attention this past week. Some critics say the poll, which shows a solid lead for Governor Mitt Romney, is out-of-step with other national polls that indicate the race is much closer.
Posted In: Gallup, 2012 election, polls

Mitt Romney 'genuinely cares'

Oct 24, 2012
Normally negative GOP spending groups show softer side of Mitt
Posted In: 2012 election, Mitt Romney, super PACs

Political trends in VA swing-county tied to growth

Oct 24, 2012
Population gains turned Loudoun County from red to purple.
Posted In: Virginia, swing state, 2012 election

Digging for voters with Big Data

Oct 23, 2012
PBS NewsHour's Hari Sreenivasan explains how campaigns are using data to influence what shows up on your computer screen and on your doorstep.
Posted In: 2012 election, 2012 campaign

Obama's campaign booklet as marketing strategy

Oct 23, 2012
How effective is Obama's 22-page booklet as a marketing tool?
Posted In: Barack Obama

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