Alana Casanova-Burgess appears in the following:
Your Post-Sandy Questions, Answered
Thursday, November 01, 2012
First Female Moderator: Men Are Given Favored Debates
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Explainer: How Candidates Take on the Tax Code
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
President Obama's "Buffett Rule," requiring at least a 30 percent effective tax rate on millionaires, was introduced in the Senate on Wednesday. Here's what your tax return could look like if he—or any of the other candidates for president—has his way.
Change of Politics: How Your LIFE Events Affect Your Views
Thursday, November 10, 2011
Politics are personal.
Explainer: Herman Cain's 999 Tax Plan - Is it Really That Simple?
Monday, October 17, 2011
Herman Cain has been getting a lot of attention lately, not least for his "9-9-9" tax plan. (Not "6-6-6", as Bachmann has devilishly suggested.) He explains the plan on his website with short, sharp bullet points, but most of the fine print is still a mystery.
Do You Travel In Red or Blue? Tell Us About The Politics of Your Summer Trips
Thursday, August 11, 2011
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Explainer: Understanding Public Matching Funds Means Following the Money
Thursday, August 04, 2011
The election that will determine the next mayor of New York City may not be for two years still, but the fundraising has already begun. As the races heat up, one huge player in New York City election financing will be the public matching funds program. But what is that program exactly?
It's A Free Country breaks down the massive undertaking that is the New York City Campaign Finance Board's public matching funds program.
Timeline: 30 Years of Political Sex Scandals
Friday, June 10, 2011
A long history of political sex scandals precedes the recent bout of admissions. The timeline shown below lists the most prominent scandals of the past 30 years.
Interactive Timeline | Our Cyclical History of Immigration
Friday, May 27, 2011
Today’s fight over immigration is contentious and has the power to derail the agendas of politicians who wade into the issue. Yet federal legislation has been minimal and usually results in short-term solutions, so much so that many states have resorted to creating their own immigration-control laws.
In the past thirty years, the U.S. has gone through a rapid expansion of globalization, and cycles of economic recession and booms, which has resulted in a huge upswing in immigrants, mainly from Latin America, coming to the U.S. to find work. But the story isn't a new one.
Tracking the Official US Statements on Egypt
Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Check out the interactive timeline of subtly changing statements about Egypt by US officials.