U.S. Voter Turnout: Better Than You Might Think

It's been getting better, and may continue to increase.

What About Today's Election Would Prove Me Wrong?

Some thoughts on election prediction accountability

Get Out the Instagram

We sent Prospect readers on a mission to document their trips to the voting booth across the globe.

Ohio Legal Showdown?

Tips on what to expect from an expert (who thinks it probably won’t come to that)

The GOP Apostate Campaigns for Obama in Virginia

Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee goes door knocking for Obama

Follow the Money—Where?

California’s tortuous quest to identify big-dollar right-wing donors

The Economy Is Set for Big Growth Next Year

Regardless of who wins, the recovery will strengthen next year. And that makes this election even more critical.

This Is the Election on Advertising

The year's ten craziest political ads—and only four of them feature Herman Cain.

These Guys Are Running for Office!?

Four candidates you wouldn't think would be on the ballot—let alone running for re-election.

The No-Brainer Progressive Case For Obama

Whether you're a moderate liberal or a democratic socialist, the president is much better on many issues and worse on none.

Life Imitates "The Simpsons": Mitt Romney Edition

Twirling, twirling towards freedom!

Long Lines and John Legend: Early Weekend Voting’s Last Day in Ohio

On the ground in crucial Cuyahoga County

The Only Mandate That Matters

We'll hear a lot of talk after Tuesday about mandates, and we should ignore it all.

Say Hello to President Romney

The unlikely scenario in which the former Massachusetts governor wins the election

GIF Out the Vote

The Prospect animates the Election 2012's key moments.