Elections at a glance

How to get voters to reconsider a repeat candidate

Apr 16, 2015
Hillary Clinton is working to refresh her image after a long career.
Posted In: hillary clinton, election 2016
US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and his wife Heidi wave to the crowd after he announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to run for US president March 23, 2015 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Ted Cruz is Obamacare's latest customer

Mar 24, 2015
With his wife on leave, the family had lost its health care.
Posted In: Ted Cruz, Obamacare, presidential campaign

Using personal email addresses for work isn't uncommon

Mar 4, 2015
But when you're Hillary Clinton, it's not as easy to sidestep a work email account
Posted In: Gmail, hillary clinton, leadership
House Speaker John Boehner

John Boehner doesn't enjoy congressmen wearing jeans

Feb 27, 2015
During a dress code reminder the Speaker told lawmakers, "You know who you are."
Posted In: jeans, Congress, John Boehner

In Chicago mayoral race, money talks

Feb 23, 2015
With a huge fundraising lead, Rahm Emanuel rises in the polls.
Posted In: Chicago, Rahm Emanuel, election spending
David Koch.

Koch brothers' 2016 war chest is $889 million

Jan 27, 2015
They are funding a network of political groups gearing up to influence election.
Posted In: campaign finance, Koch brothers, fundraising
State of the Union

State of the Union, by the numbers

Jan 20, 2015
Some numbers to help you with State of the Union trivia.
Posted In: State of the Union, The Great Gatsby, public policy
Gov. Mario Cuomo, 2009

Mario Cuomo: He was a powerful, poetic speaker

Jan 2, 2015
Cuomo's 1984 "Two Cities" speech has influenced politicians of all stripes.
Posted In: Andrew Cuomo, politicians, speech

The numbers for November 5, 2014

Nov 5, 2014
Republicans enjoyed a decisive midterm victory, and markets are up.
Posted In: midterm elections, Uber, minimum wage
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