What we know, and don't know, about Obama and Romney.
In the campaign’s last days, a leading political scientist says all hail to the polling guru’s sobering new book about predicting outcomes.
Why some of us may never get over how far lesbians and gay man have come from the old homo version of Jim Crow.
A Prospect Q&A with Alex Burton, who's running for the Canadian Liberal Party's top leadership slot.
A Prospect Q&A with Rob Zerban, the Wisconsin Dem trying to win Paul Ryan's House seat.
There's post-presidential debate strife in Wonkland, but all that counts to the undecided voters that remain is whether the two candidates put on a good show.
A new study shows that votes cast by mail are more likely to go uncounted.
The massive Puerto Rican migration into Osceola County transformed Florida politics. Will it lift President Obama to another victory in the largest battleground state?
Maybe not any time soon, but eventually
They may be discredited, but they were still remarkably successful.
Obama winning a second term was always meant to be an uphill climb.
In recent days, it's become clear that the Republican Senate candidate in Missouri doesn't just spew anti-abortion rhetoric: He's acted on it.
Racine has voted for George W. Bush, Paul Ryan, Scott Walker—and Barack Obama. Welcome to the nation's most schizophrenic battleground.
The ground battle between Obama and Romney heats up, and Obama looks to have an advantage.
A constitutional amendment to protect collective bargaining rights could bolster unions—or, if it's defeated, weaken them.