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Wild Electoral College Scenarios

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.
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The 12 Battleground States That Will Decide The Presidential Election

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

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

SABATO: Here Are The 12 Big Things We Learned From A Wild 2012 Election

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (last year)

(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

New York Is Down With NPV

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (8 hours ago)

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

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