By David Weigel

Texas Isn’t Turning Purple. What Happened?

For Democrats, a charismatic candidate and the rising Hispanic demographic were reason for hope—until they crashed.
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The Real Reason Why a Scott Walker Loss Would Crush the GOP

In Wisconsin, a possible Waterloo for the anti-union approach.

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The Isolation of Ted Cruz

The Texan has accumulated an unlikely amount of power by seizing the Tea Party mantle, but it's not helping much in the Republican bid to win the Senate.

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The Very Civil War of the World Series

One team is red, the other blue. One eats barbecue, the other sushi. Both are trying to beat the tar out of each other—but baseball is a conflict that holds people together.

The Persuadables

How strategists see the 2014 Senate battlefield, state by state, featuring exclusive voter data.

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