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Polling Explanations and Final Takeaways from the Kentucky Senate Race

Last week, Kentucky made national headlines as Senator Mitch McConnell easily swept by his Democratic challenger  Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes. While polls predicted the race to be close in the week leading up to the election, showing a 5-9 point lead for McConnell, he ended up with a 15-point win on election night. 778 more words


Finally: A major network covers "the stupidity of the American voters" comment by Jonathan Gruber

As of last night, none of the big three news networks provided coverage of the comments uncovered by Jonathan Gruber a few days ago. This morning CBS finally ran this: 204 more words


Illinois Election Night Photos

I wish I had put these photos up earlier when people were still excited about election night. Unfortunately, the life of a graduate student is a busy one. 271 more words

Bruce Rauner

Alaska To Begin Counting More Than 53,000 Ballots

ANCHORAGE (AP) — Alaska will begin counting more than 53,000 absentee and questioned ballots on Tuesday in an effort to resolve the state’s unsettled contests for the Senate and for governor. 383 more words


RWU Students Produce Live Coverage of Election Night

BRISTOL, R.I.__ On Tuesday evening at Roger Williams University students worked into the night to produce live coverage of Election Night. The award winning Hawk the Vote… 293 more words

Election 2014

The Difference Between Analysis and Commentary

On Election Night, CNN went with its now standard procedure of sending multitudes of reporters into the field. While usually when networks talk about reporters on the Election Night assignment they mean at campaign headquarters, CNN sends reporters into poll sites and report the votes as they are tabulated. 315 more words

Wolf Blitzer