I wrote this October 2014 post about a series of studies of congressional primaries. They find a party system that is polarized and nationalized. I also ponder how the parties are likely to handle the ACA and climate change.
In a May 2014 post on Mischiefs of Faction, I ponder whether presidents have changed their preferences regarding Supreme Court appointments, and if party activists now play a different role in nomination politics.
In May 2014, I posted this on Mischiefs of Faction. Religion can shape politics, but can politics shape religion? And do religious progressives have a future?