Spectator USA Swing State

Did Brian Kemp really steal the Georgia governorship?

November 7, 2018 11:03 am

Accusations that the secretary of state mishandled tens of thousands of voter registrations are sure to persist

In Michigan, Elissa Slotkin aims squarely for the middle

November 6, 2018 1:02 pm

She is testing the theory of appealing to the mythical moderate suburban Republican

Will Jon Tester win in Montana?

November 6, 2018 12:14 pm

A close race in the last best place

Will the Blue Wave hit a red wall in New Mexico?

November 5, 2018 3:11 pm

New Mexico is a state like no other

Georgia and the nationalization of state elections

November 1, 2018 1:49 pm

Brian Kemp would have to win by several percentage points to quash claims his margin of victory was exceeded by the number of allegedly suppressed Abrams voters

In Florida, rising sea levels don’t always mean a Blue Wave

October 28, 2018 1:42 pm

The split politics of the University of Florida tell us how the state might swing

Will Floridians risk their economy for the Democrats’ tax plan?

October 23, 2018 10:16 am

Florida’s gubernatorial race is a bellwether for November

Phoning it in for Stacey Abrams with the iPad moms of Atlanta

October 19, 2018 6:16 pm

Older women in Georgia’s biggest city are happy to give up their lunchtimes for Stacey Abrams

Beto O’Rourke may be the opposite of Trump – but is that what Texas wants?

October 17, 2018 4:01 pm

The boyish challenger is increasingly popular...among wealthy liberals in $2 million homes

The disunited states of Virginia

October 3, 2018 8:59 am

North against south, and the country against the city

A changing climate on the Texas Gulf Coast

September 19, 2018 9:37 am

Contrary to the rhetoric, the immigrants here are decent, frugal, God-fearing, entrepreneurial family people

In Georgia, state politics are becoming national politics

August 29, 2018 5:49 am

Will Trump’s support damage Brian Kemp in the Georgia race?

Georgia on their mind: The amazing race for the Atlanta Governor’s Mansion

August 24, 2018 10:14 am

Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp face off — and they couldn’t be more different