We heard virtually nothing about climate change in the presidential debates this year. The moderators avoided the topic like an ancient Egyptian curse, and Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton rarely delved into energy policy.
Since Congress established Election Day, slavery was abolished and women gained the right to vote. This Tuesday, November 8, tens of millions of Americans will embark on the same ritual they have followed for years or decades: Every first Tuesday after the first Monday of November, they vote.
For starters, the polls got Brexit right! Donald Trump has a simple answer for people who look at his flagging poll numbers and pronounce him toast: Brexit.
Obamacare’s marketplaces aren’t just struggling with higher premiums — they’ll also have significantly less competition next year.
“We’ve never had anything like this happen in any of our elections before,” said Hillary Clinton at the final presidential debate, referring to the Russian-directed hacks aimed at influencing the US election.
Larry Levitt has been thinking about and analyzing the Affordable Care Act and its insurance marketplaces since before the ACA was law.
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For months, Donald Trump’s rise in the Republican Party silenced conservative elites. Unable to go against the public, yet weary of his bombast and seemingly lose party allegiance, traditional Republicans largely stayed out of primary politics.
From Korean monsters to Mexican ghosts, your guide to vampires, vengeance, and gorefests from around the world.
This November’s ballot initiatives could make 2016 the biggest year for marijuana legalization yet. By the end of the year, the number of people living in a state where marijuana is legal for recreational use could quadruple.
Here’s one reason Obamacare’s marketplaces are struggling: They’re less than half as large as we thought they would be.
A part of ending police brutality is recognizing how it impacts different communities. Renee Davis, a pregnant 23-year-old Native American mother of three, was shot and killed by police on Muckleshoot tribal land in Washington state Friday evening.
The French government has officially begun dismantling the infamous “Jungle” migrant camp in the French city of Calais, which houses roughly 6,000 people and has been a potent symbol of Europe’s refugee crisis.
Watch single drops of water turn into crystals. “A single droplet contains the wonders of nature,” the following video asserts in its opening shot.
Self-driving trucks are here. Otto, a self-driving truck startup that Uber acquired this summer, shipped a truckload of Anheuser-Busch beer across Colorado.
Public opinion may be shifting, but the racial disparities in policing are still real. After a year in which pollsters found trust in police was historically low, it appears that Americans’ faith in law enforcement is rebounding.
No wonder he surrounds himself with sycophants. With two weeks to go before the presidential election, we know more about the psychology of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump than perhaps we’ve ever known about a presidential nominee in the modern era.
About one year ago, Bernie Sanders memorably told Hillary Clinton during a primary debate that the American people were “sick and tired of hearing about your damn emails.” It appears he still thinks they are.
The surprising rise of Donald Trump — not to mention Republicans' dominance, for now, of Congress — offers plenty of reasons to be pessimistic about American politics.
Ever since the news broke that Gilmore Girls would get a new life on Netflix nine years after ending its run in 2007, speculation has been running wild.