E-Mails, Post-Election Spin and Secret Agents

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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1. Jonathan Rodden at the Monkey Cage on voters in old northern industrial towns

2. Seth Masket at Pacific Standard on Donald Trump and public opinion on Islam.

3. Rick Hasen updates on possible Republican voter intimidation efforts -- and the legal consequences. 

4. Dave Karpf has a good warning for campaign operatives and their post-election spin ... of themselves.

5. Yes, I know: You all either think Hillary Clinton is obviously guilty of e-mail crimes, or you think she obviously is not. If anyone actually wants to understand the law in question, however, try Julian Sanchez's detailed explanation. 

6. Speaking of which: I think Matt Yglesias is correct about the anti-Clinton folks

7. Sarah Kliff interviews Jason Furman on the Affordable Care Act.

8. And Kevin Drum makes the essential point about Donna Brazile, super-secret agent

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