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A Competency Test For Trump Could Be A Bad Idea

January 12, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Doctors, lawyers and soldiers have to prove that they’re mentally competent to do their jobs. Should the president? That’s what Rep. Brendan Boyle, a Pennsylvania Democrat, […]

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Americans Don’t Trust Trump On North Korea

January 12, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Welcome to Pollapalooza, our weekly polling roundup. Today’s theme song is “We’re the Chipmunks” from the television show “Alvin and the Chipmunks.” Poll of the week […]

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Politics Podcast: Oprah, Palace Intrigue And Nuclear War

January 8, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] FiveThirtyEight   More: Apple Podcasts | ESPN App | RSS | Embed Embed Code <iframe frameborder=”0″ width=”100%” height=”180″ style=”margin:20px auto 25px;max-width:600px;” scrolling=”no” src=”https://fivethirtyeight.com/player/politics/22006002/”></iframe> The FiveThirtyEight Politics […]

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Voters Think Trump Has Moved To The Right

January 5, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Welcome to Pollapalooza, our weekly polling roundup. Today’s theme song is Sammy Davis Jr.’s rendition of “Movin’ on Up” from the television show “The Jeffersons.” Poll […]

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What Do We Think Will Happen In 2018?

January 3, 2018

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Welcome to FiveThirtyEight’s weekly politics chat. The transcript below has been lightly edited. micah (Micah Cohen, politics editor): It’s the first weekly politics chat of 2018!!! […]

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What Harry Got Wrong In 2017

December 26, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] It’s almost 2018. For some, that means looking forward to the new year — what are the big political storylines to watch in the coming year? […]

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