Jamelle Bouie

Jamelle Bouie is a staff writer at The American Prospect.

Recent Articles

Haley Barbour: Gaffe Machine.

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Haley Barbour needs to find a better press secretary, or at least someone who won't let him put his foot in his mouth at every opportunity:

Real People, Real Suffering.

National news stories about New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie fall into two categories: stories about Chris Christie, and stories about people who criticize Chris Christie. This New York Times profile of Connecticut Gov. Daniel Malloy falls into the latter group:

But what is most striking about Mr. Malloy, a Democrat, is that just six weeks after taking charge of such a mild-mannered state, he is publicly taking shots at his celebrated counterpart in New Jersey, attacking his politics and policies, his intellect, even his personality.

Early Polling Doesn't Matter.

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Nate Silver notes the stunning unpopularity of the current GOP field:

You Gots to Chill.

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Andrew Sullivan would benefit from a little more perspective, and a little less apocalyptic rhetoric:

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