Tag: 2012 Election

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How to Rig an Election

The perils of voting in the modern age.

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How the President Got to ‘I Do’ on Same-Sex Marriage

Barack Obama wanted to endorse gay marriage on his own timetable. Joe Biden had other plans.

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The Intervention

He’d blown the Denver debate. Now he was on the verge of blowing the second and risking his reelection. “I just don’t know if I can do this,” Obama told his team. The story of how they turned things around, excerpted from Double Down: Game Change 2012.

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Access Hollywood

How Jeffrey Katzenberg became the Democrats’ kingmaker.

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Can the Republicans Be Saved From Obsolescence?

The GOP’s younger generation confronts its future.

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Original Sin

How Republicans came to be the party of white people.

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Blues Cruise

A dispatch from The National Review’s post-election cruise.

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The Gay-Marriage Plot: Inside This Year's Other High-Stakes Campaign

The activists, politicians, and social trends that led to 2012’s gay marriage victories.

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The World is Watching

The US election as witnessed by 25 reporters in 23 countries.

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Come On, Feel the Buzz

On Politico's brand of insider journalism.

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The Fate of the Senate Is on This Man

A profile of Montana Senator Jon Tester.