Topic: Larry Bartels
Why are politicians so sensitive to public opinion on equal marriage rights, immigration, and guns – Reich asks – and so tone deaf to what most Americans want on the economy?
Hurricane Sandy has scrambled the last week of the presidential race, upsetting campaign schedules, putting both President Obama and Mitt Romney off-message, and raising doubts about Election Day. In a race this close, Sandy could change or at least postpone the results.
Readers write about comparing George W. Bush with John Quincy Adams, whether either party really manages the economy better, and the promotion of nuclear power.
10/28/2008 01:00 am
Readers write about nuclear power, how to improve the US healthcare system, Democrats and the economy, and why the credit crisis will bring multilateralism back into world politics.
10/22/2008 01:00 am
On job and income growth, the record couldn't be clearer.
10/21/2008 01:00 am
Citing dreary job numbers, some economists see the first 'recession election' since 1980.
08/04/2008 01:00 am