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And we wonder why we can't escape negative ads.

The Democratic base has an enthusiasm problem.

Also, the rise of Tagalog.

Congress has done a whole lot of nothing this year. It's part of a broader trend in recent years.

How much trust and confidence do Americans have in the federal government? Not as much as they've had for much of the past four decades.

Wondering what a shutdown would mean for each agency?

Young voter turnout is nothing like it was in the 1980s and early 1990s. And the stagnation has been driven by an across-the-board disinterest among several demographic groups.

  • Scott Clement and Sean Sullivan
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  • May 10, 2013
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It's pretty easy to guess how a congressional district will vote for president these days, but it wasn't always that way.

There were three World War II veterans in the Senate just two months ago.

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