The Democratic nomination is still very much up for grabs, with Bernie Sanders having a narrow win in New Hampshire.
In 2016, drug misuse was cited as the top concern among New Hampshire voters. What remedies are the Democratic primary contenders putting forward to combat the opioid crisis?
Seven candidates met on the debate stage in New Hampshire on Feb. 7. We asked three scholars to pick out some of the night's biggest moments.
Americans didn't always have primaries and caucuses to choose presidential candidates. The system was meant to be more democratic, but it places too much attention on largely white, small states.
The gap between rich and poor is at record levels in the U.S., yet it varies widely among the states. A political scientist explains why.
Hospitals are now required to post their prices online. This approach is unlikely to change US health care – but better price transparency tools could actually reduce costs.
Most people know that the First Amendment protects free speech. But two upcoming Supreme Court cases reveal how it also gives people in the US the right not to speak.
A climate scientist explains how New Hampshire managed to overcome the political divide to make real progress on climate change.
With Iowa out of the way, the first true primary ballot is finally here.
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