GovBeat: politics

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 01/15/2014

Think Congress is polarized? Half the states are worse.

But, don’t worry, in most states, a single party has control of everything.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  10:06 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  California, Congress, legislature, legislatures, newsletter, politics

Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 11/01/2013

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist wants his old office back

But this time, he’d be running the state from across the aisle.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  06:28 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Florida, politics

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Where the Virginia governor's race stands

By Reid Wilson  |  12:32 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  campaigns, elections, politics, virginia

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Kentucky gets new legislative maps

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear signed legislation Friday to make permanent new state legislative district maps after two years of legal feuding

By Reid Wilson  |  09:36 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  campaigns, elections, kentucky, maps, politics, redistricting

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Red America, blue America and reality TV

Why a Republican ad buy on "Duck Dynasty" might make a lot of sense.

By Reid Wilson  |  02:14 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  blue states, politics, red states, television, Two Americas, virginia