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Election 2012

It's a soul-crushing job, but someone has to do it. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Nothing better sets up a presidential run than raising dollars and getting out the votes for other politicians. Read more

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What does it mean when a partisan of the Secret Service appears to declare a war of leaks on the White House?  Read more

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CraigShirley.com

An assault on the character of a progressive intellectual invites an assessment of the attacker's character—not to mention his client list. Read more

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AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File

The Obama administration's controversial decision in favor of the petroleum industry comes during an election season in which Republicans are reaping greater rewards than even pro-drilling Democrats. Read more

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Republicans will nominate their 2016 presidential candidate in the Rock and Roll Capital of the World. A native offers GOP hopefuls a geopolitical guide to Northeast Ohio. Read more

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Official White House Photo by Pete Souza

When Republicans made it impossible for the president to run the government, he found ways around their obstruction. And that made them really, really mad. Read more

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AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes

Lawsuits are the billionaire brothers’ weapon of choice—against each other—writes Daniel Schulman in his first-rate new bio. But buying our democracy, and maybe killing it, is pure self-interest. Read more

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"Mitt" reminds us that seeing a candidate's "true" self is impossible, no matter who he is. Read more

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They spent even more in the 2012 election than you probably thought, to no discernable effect. Read more

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The campaign books of Mark Halperin and John Heilemann are not designed to be read. They are written as fodder for cable TV news.  Read more

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The latest behind-the-scenes account of the 2012 presidential campaign is about to come out, and it looks like there just isn't that much to tell. Read more

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It turns out the press was equally favorable toward Obama and Romney. Go figure. Read more

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AP Images/Nick Wass

How does the new prospect look going into her first big-league season? Read more

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AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

Jim Messina crosses the pond. Is he crossing Obama, too? Read more

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A new book reports that Mitt Romney didn't want to run for president in 2012. Read more

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No need to read further if your name is Hillary or Joe.  Read more

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