The Washington Post Politics App for iPad
From explaining polls, to checking the veracity of candidate statements and campaign ads, to candidate positions on issues, the Washington Post Politics app for iPad is one of the most comprehensive and immersive political apps available. it not only keeps users informed about the political news that matters, but also helps separate reality from rhetoric through interactive tools, maps and features.
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- The latest political news of the day presented in a unique, visual format that emphasized The Post's renowned photos, images and graphics.
- The Fact Checker, The Post's popular blog, which breaks down political fact from fiction. Videos of the candidates, complete with an animated Pinocchio, will frequently accompany The Fact Checker's posts, so users can see firsthand how and when a candidate's statement was misleading.
- The "Candidates" tool illustrates how candidates compare to one another on the major issues and whether their positions have changed over time.
- Interactive maps show polling data and results, searchable by state and time.
- An interactive TV ad map that shows campaign and super PAC ads running throughout the country, along with who is supporting them.
- An interactive historical map that shows every vote, in every state, in every U.S. presidential election since 1789—complete with election summaries and archived content from The Post.
- "The Insider's Corner" features Washington Post political blogs, columns and commentary all is one place.*
- "Campaign Files" enables users to access and filter all content that has appeared in the app, sorted by issues and candidates.**
The "Premium" offering is available for $ 2.99 per month and includes:
* Complete access to the Insider's Corner, an aggregation of political blogs from The Post in an easy-to-read format.
** Complete access to Campaign Files, which allows users to quickly access content sorted by candidate, issue, date and content type.
Free access limited to content published within the last 48 hours.