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Live Politics Podcast: Will Trump Fire Rosenstein? Withdraw Kavanaugh?
by Nate Silver on September 25, 2018 at 1:09 pm
In a live taping of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the crew discusses the future of both Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The team also tries […]
Don’t Assume Trump Will Fire Rosenstein — Or That He Won’t
by Perry Bacon Jr. on September 24, 2018 at 10:31 pm
The odds that President Trump forces out Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein have increased, I think, because Trump may now have the grounds to fire Rosenstein for insubordination and disloyalty. […]
Election Update: Who’s Leading In Obama-Trump Districts
by Nathaniel Rakich on September 19, 2018 at 9:59 am
Welcome to our Election Update for Wednesday, Sept. 19! The most likely scenario in the upcoming midterm elections: split control of Congress. As of Tuesday evening, the Classic version of our model […]
Can Vulnerable California Republicans Stay Out Of Trump’s Shadow?
by Anna Maria Barry-Jester on September 17, 2018 at 10:00 am
TURLOCK, Calif. — By most accounts, Rep. Jeff Denham is a strong incumbent. He has represented California’s Central Valley for four terms in Congress. His campaign signs line dusty street […]
Politics Podcast: What Manafort’s Plea Means For Trump
by Nate Silver on September 14, 2018 at 8:06 pm
The FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast is recording a live podcast in New York City on Sept. 24. You can come! Get details and tickets here. President Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul […]