A former executive director of the National Governors Association explains what it is about certain governors that makes them less suited for the presidency.
In this Speed Read, a political scientist from Ohio State University ponders an ideological shift in the May 8 gubernatorial primary.
In this year’s election, the system of majority voting didn’t allow voters to express their opinions adequately. If they had, the choice would have been between Kasich and Sanders.
Scholars studied every tweet sent and Facebook post made by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump since before the primaries. Here’s what they learned about issues and negativity.
Two mathematicians explain why majority voting often fails to elect the candidate preferred by the majority and propose an alternative, ‘majority judgment.’
A brokered convention just got more likely for the Republicans.
Donald Trump saw off one contender, but Ted Cruz and John Kasich fight on. Where will it end?
Could the Republicans’ biggest nightmare finally be about to come true?
Trump’s momentum is unchecked by establishment critics, Sanders surprises in Michigan and other key takeaways from the voting on March 8.
The U.S. energy system is gradually transitioning away from fossil fuels and toward renewables. Will the next president speed up America’s shift to renewable energy or step on the brakes?
There’s nothing as certain as death, taxes and a Republican with a plan to cut them. But how do the candidates’ proposals stack up?
The 10th Republican debate offered a chance for establishment candidates to slow Donald Trump’s momentum just five days before Super Tuesday.
Republican presidential candidate John Kasich likes to tout his record as governor of Ohio. Is it a case of oversell?
With the results in, Trump stands proudly on top of what looks like a five-way car crash. What now?
For 100 years, retail politics has ruled the New Hampshire primary. We may be seeing a new dynamic emerge in 2016.
Who is most fit to serve as America’s commander-in-chief? Our scholars watched the latest GOP debate to decide.
Was the latest GOP debate designed just to give candidates – and viewers – something to tweet about?
Fox News is using polling to justify their picks for the GOP debate, but the way they averaged those polls was a little fast and loose.