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Wives govern similarly to their late husbands after they take over a congressional seat, but with critical differences, new data shows.

A new House forecast model says Democrats will lose five House seats next year.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Dec 5, 2013
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Will John Boehner break the Hastert rule and bring an immigration reform bill to the floor even if a majority of House Republicans oppose it? Maybe!

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jun 18, 2013
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"Listen," House Speaker John Boehner said. "It was never a rule to begin with."

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Apr 12, 2013
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There's a way that Democrats and Republicans can work together to make the House a functioning body again. But 20 House Republicans will need spines of steel.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jan 17, 2013
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Don't be fooled by the final vote count. The real vote was when Boehner asked his members whether he should bring the bill to the floor unamended, knowing the Democrats would provide enough votes for it to pass.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jan 4, 2013
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Plan A failed. Plan B was a humiliation. Plan C, for Boehner, is clearly to pass a compromise with Democratic votes. But will Boehner's speakership last that long?

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Dec 21, 2012
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Republicans got a huge majority of House seats in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Virginia, and Wisconsin, even though Mitt Romney lost all five states. Here's why.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Nov 8, 2012
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Democrats are heavily favored to keep the Senate and the White House. But they probably won't retake the House.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Oct 25, 2012
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A new House model has the race precisely tied.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Oct 8, 2012
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