Voting trends

Model voters

Meet our US 2020 election-forecasting model

In early June, it gives Donald Trump a one-in-five shot at re-election

Two myths

America should prepare now for voting by mail in November’s election

Opposition to absentee voting is based on a pair of misconceptions


Voting in a pandemic

Wisconsin, or how not to run an election while covid-19 is spreading

The mess in a battleground state holds lessons for November’s presidential election

Going rogue

America’s Supreme Court considers the rights of “faithless” presidential electors

The constitution is pretty clear that electors can do whatever they want. This is a problem for originalists

Cathechismic

The Trump campaign makes its pitch to Catholic voters

Abortion may not be the clinching argument it once was