Danielle Kurtzleben

Danielle Kurtzleben appears in the following:

The Trump Media Survey Is Phenomenally Biased. It's Also Useful

Friday, February 17, 2017

Uber-flawed surveys are still useful: They can plant ideas in respondents' heads, provide friendly numbers and test new messaging.


Michael Flynn Left The Trump White House This Week. Here's How That Happened

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The path to Flynn's resignation from his post as national security adviser has been long and confusing, littered with misstatements and uncertain dates.


8 Fact-Checks On The Trump Administration This Week

Saturday, February 11, 2017

This week, the White House incorrectly claimed the country's murder rate was at a high, brought up a non-existent Atlanta terrorist attack and again made false claims of widespread voter fraud.


FACT CHECK: Trump's Yemen Raid — 'Winning Mission' Or 'Failure'? It's Not So Simple

Friday, February 10, 2017

President Trump tweeted criticism of Sen. John McCain, who called the Yemen raid a "failure." Trump said McCain "doesn't know how to win anymore" and called it a "winning mission." But is that true?


Since The Election, Americans Grow More Supportive Of Obamacare

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

There are now more people who think Obamacare is a good idea than those who don't. It's basic human nature: People tend to get upset if they think they are about to lose something they feel entitled to or previously had. It's also the idea that fueled Donald Trump's electoral base, and ironically, now fuels those who are opposed to him.


The Theory That Explains The Anger Of Our Political Moment

Monday, February 06, 2017

One thing — relative deprivation — might explain why Obamacare is gaining in popularity, why people are marching in the streets, even why Trump won the presidency.


Fact Checking This Week In The Trump Administration

Saturday, February 04, 2017

The White House made inaccurate assertions about the president's travel ban, the reshuffling of the National Security Council and even about a massacre — that never took place.


This Week In Trump's 'Alternative Facts'

Sunday, January 29, 2017

The new administration's pushback on verifiable facts is unprecedented and shows that the Trump we saw on the campaign trail hasn't changed once he took the oath of office. And it's only been a week.


Anti-Abortion Rights, But Not Necessarily Pro-Trump At March For Life

Saturday, January 28, 2017

The president was opposed to abortion rights and his vice president was the first to speak at one of their decades-old rallies. But that doesn't mean everyone at the March For Life backed Trump.


Trump: Chelsea Manning An 'Ungrateful Traitor' For Criticizing Obama

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Trump's response amplified the criticism of the former president by the former Army private, whose sentence for leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks was commuted by Obama last week.


President Trump Is Moving Forward With His Wall. Is It Really Going To Happen?

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

A wall would be expensive — up to $40 billion, according to one estimate. Experts say it's impractical, and a majority of Americans are actually against it. But it was a big Trump campaign promise.


Trump Still Insists Millions Voted Illegally. (There's Still No Evidence Of That)

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Trump repeated the unproven claim to congressional leaders on Monday, and his press secretary on Tuesday affirmed "the president does believe that." There is still no proof of widespread fraud.


With 'Pussyhats,' Liberals Get Their Own Version Of The Red Trucker Hat

Saturday, January 21, 2017

The pink hats that were all the rage at Saturday's women's marches share striking similarities with the red hats Trump made ubiquitous


Digital Transition Of Power Is Not So Peaceful

Friday, January 20, 2017

As with every new administration, Donald Trump and his team took over the White House website Friday.


Examining The Economy That President-Elect Trump Is Inheriting

Friday, January 20, 2017

As Trump steps into the presidency he inherits an economy in steady recovery, but there are areas with room for improvement. How might the transition change the country's direction on economic issues?


As The GOP Tries To Dismantle Obamacare, Its Approval Rating Goes Up

Friday, January 20, 2017

The new administration is working with Congress to overhaul the health care system. Many more people have insurance since the Affordable Care Act. Donald Trump has promised "insurance for everybody."


What Do We Know About The Security Challenges Facing Trump?

Friday, January 20, 2017

The transition to the Trump administration is likely to change the country's direction on key issues. We examine the national security, military and foreign policy environment Trump is inheriting.


The America Donald Trump Is Inheriting, By The Numbers

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Trump will be at the head of a nation with a relatively healthy economy and a health care system he has promised to overhaul, and he will be facing a slew of international tensions.


Trump Fires Back After Polls Show His Favorability Ratings In The Basement

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Two new polls show that only around 4 in 10 Americans view Donald Trump favorably. The president-elect responded by blasting polls as "phony" and "rigged."


Senate Takes First Step To Repeal Obamacare — So What's Next?

Thursday, January 12, 2017

A late-night "vote-a-rama" set in motion the process for gutting key provisions of the Affordable Care Act in a way that evades Democrats' threat of a filibuster.