Danielle Kurtzleben

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Why Are Highly Educated Americans Getting More Liberal?

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Today, more than half of Americans who went to graduate school are liberal. Less than one in three were in 1994.


Boehner Says He's Never 'Worked With A More Miserable Son Of A Bitch' Than Cruz

Thursday, April 28, 2016

John Boehner went with radical honesty at a recent college event, also calling presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz "Lucifer in the flesh."


3 Things To Know About The 'Woman Card' In The 2016 Election

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Trump says Clinton is playing the woman card, but gender shouldn't play a huge role in a November race (and Democrats always win the women's vote these days, anyway).


FACT CHECK: Bernie Sanders And Whether Poor Americans Vote

Monday, April 25, 2016

One of Sanders' stats may be off, but it's true that low-income Americans vote in far smaller numbers than their higher-income counterparts.


Virginia's Governor Just Gave 206,000 People The Right To Vote

Friday, April 22, 2016

Gov. Terry McAuliffe's Friday action will make 206,000 felons eligible to vote. Republican critics are calling the move a political ploy designed to help Hillary Clinton win the swing state.


Support For Legal Pot Is High. But It Might Not Stay There

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

The swing in public opinion on marijuana legalization has been as quick as the swing on same-sex marriage. But there's reason to think it could fall.


Sanders Has Been Losing In States Where Income Inequality Is Worse

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

It's one of the more counterintuitive patterns in this year's election data...but why is it happening?


The Disappearing Middle: Electorate Way Less Moderate Than Past Primaries

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Democratic turnout is down this year. Republican turnout is way up. But they both have something in common: voters straying from the middle.


The Case For John Kasich, The Candidate The Most Voters Think Is OK

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

The Ohio governor says there are "two paths" for the Republican Party — one of "darkness" and the one that he's on. That may resonate more with general election voters than primary voters, though.


Is It OK To Vote For Hillary Clinton Because She's A Woman?

Monday, April 11, 2016

A listener's 8-year-old daughter tells her dad to vote for the "girl" candidate, because she's a woman. It's a sweet clip, but it gets at the deep question of how identity and issues are intertwined.


Bill Clinton Recasts Black Lives Matter Protest Clash As 'Example'

Friday, April 08, 2016

The former president acknowledged that he was "talking past" protesters in a Thursday clash over the 1994 crime bill.


FACT CHECK: The White House's Private-Sector Job Streak

Sunday, April 03, 2016

How much can a president take credit for job growth in the private sector?


Trump Says He Can Unify The GOP, But Polls Suggest Otherwise

Friday, April 01, 2016

New data from the Pew Research Center suggests that the Republican candidate who is doing the best is also the one who would send the most voters running.


3 Reasons Why Trump's Abortion Comments Are Dangerous For His Campaign

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Donald Trump made some highly controversial statements on abortion yesterday, then took them back hours later.


Do Americans Really Move To Canada Because Of Politics?

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

This campaign season, lots of people are apparently making calls and doing Internet searches to see how to move to Canada. The number who follow through is likely to be much, much lower.


Stopping Trump Won't Be So Easy. Here's Why, In One Chart

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Donald Trump has a base that skews heavily toward early deciders. His opponents end up fighting over who's left.


Surprise: Americans Kind Of Like Trade

Sunday, March 20, 2016

You'd think from watching the campaign that foreign trade is super unpopular. But polls show that's not quite true.


Republicans Are Far Outstripping Democrats In Primary Turnout

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Democratic turnout this year looks like Republicans' did in 2008. And the GOP's massive turnout looks a lot like Dems' eight years ago.


Bernie Sanders Says He's Beating Donald Trump. Is He Right?

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Candidates love to cite these polls, but not every pollster thinks they're useful. The election is still eight months away. So, when will everyone agree it's time to pay attention to hypotheticals?


How Single Women Are Transforming American Politics

Monday, March 14, 2016

Women are staying single longer than ever — a shift that's having profound political implications, says author Rebecca Traister.