My guest post at the Economics of the Undead website explains how political ignorance undercuts efforts to combat vampires and zombies. It might similarly distort government responses to the Ebola virus.
Federal investigators have all but concluded they do not have a strong enough case to indict Darren Wilson, the white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last August, igniting racial tensions in the St. Louis suburb that have drawn national attention.
These ads aired in back-to-to back commercial breaks: One attacking incumbent Sen. Pat Rogers (R-Kan.) by a Super PAC supporting his opponent, Greg Orman (I) and one from a Koch-affiliated super PAC supporting Roberts.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) faced backlash over mandatory quarantine of a nurse who treated Ebola patients and publicly engaged with a heckler at a Sandy anniversary event. The Post's Chris Cillizza says he had the worst week in Washington.