A Surprising Unsurprising Election


In this November 2014 post on Mischiefs of Faction, I examine the midterm election.  Presidential job approval rules our world, white Southern Democrats are a vanishing breed, and Duverger’s Law ain’t dead.


Valerie Jarrett and the Partisan Presidency


Matthew Yglesias incorporates my “partisan presidency” theory into a discussion of why so many people hate White House adviser Valerie Jarrett: http://www.vox.com/2014/11/10/7184769/valerie-jarrett-partisan-presidency