There are a lot of problems with our two-party system, and fixing them would require nothing less than a fundamental shift in the way politics work in this country. But there are better ways.
February 17, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Three states have already put in place alternatives to standard fundraising practices, but what they’ve found might surprise you.
January 21, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Tomorrow, 6,000 fraud cops will be deployed for elections in Madagascar, one of the world’s poorest nations.
October 24, 2013 • 10:40 AM • Share
Tax regulators recognize two related dark money groups, even though they appear to have made misleading statements on their applications for tax-exempt status.
October 14, 2013 • 4:00 PM • Share
Obama’s field offices were more effective than Romney’s before the last presidential election, how the dispersion of donations is related to candidate success, and other things we’re learning by incorporating maps into new political science research.
August 15, 2013 • 9:10 AM • Share
His place in the polls continues to drop, but is there hope yet for Anthony Weiner? Research indicates that many politicians tainted by scandal get elected anyway.
August 9, 2013 • 8:00 AM • Share
Global Witness, the London-based resource watchdog, thinks so.
July 31, 2013 • 8:44 AM • Share
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