Larry Sabato takes a fun look at various Electoral College scenarios that might occur in a close 2012 presidential election -- including the dreaded 269 to 269 tie.
Next year's presidential election is set to be a close one by all indicators — including the all-important electoral college map. President Barack Obama was swept into office in 2008 with 365 electoral votes, having won several trad... Read Post
(Editor's note: This post originally appeared on Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball website.) So what can we glean from last week’s election? Plenty. Here are 12 takeaways from the 2012 election, presented in bite-sized pieces. One note: a... Read Post
It just become the 11th state to join the National Popular Vote Compact, whose members agree to award their electoral votes in presidential elections to the winner of the popular vote, effective as soon as 270 electors’ worth of sta... Read Post