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Campaigns and Elections

Campaigns and Elections news and analysis from The Nation

  • September 30, 2004

    Dumb and Dumber (and Dumber Still)

    One problem with trying to write critically about this year's election coverage is that by choosing any single aspect of its manifold failures, one automatically does an injustice to the full sco

    Eric Alterman

  • September 30, 2004


    It is exasperating listening to the news as we approach this most important election. The coverage is all about comparing the length of the candidate's sentences. How many big words do they use?

    Patricia J. Williams

  • September 30, 2004

    LA’s Liberty Vote

    Jon Wiener is on the board of the Liberty Hill Foundation.

    Jon Wiener

  • September 30, 2004

    Kerry’s Trade Winds

    Senator John Kerry has promised a revision of Clinton-era trade policies to insure that future agreements contain stronger, enforceable labor and environmental standards.

    Tom Hayden and Lori Wallach

  • September 30, 2004

    Election Matters

    The thing that really galls Ralph Nader is not that so many of his prominent 2000 campaign supporters are now actively campaigning for Democrat John Kerry.

    John Nichols

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  • September 30, 2004

    Cheney’s Cronies

    As he prepares to debate Halliburton CEO turned Vice President Dick Cheney, Senator John Edwards would do well to study up on his Harry Truman.

    the Editors

  • September 28, 2004

    The Dangers of a ‘What the Heck’ Vote

    Don't say you weren't warned. Yes, you, that otherwise reasonable centrist voter who might be tempted to cast a "what the heck" vote for George W. Bush.

    Robert Scheer

  • September 27, 2004

    Last Aid to Voters

    The position that The Nation has taken in the present campaign against both Cox and Harding and in favor of a vote either for Christensen or Debs, has aroused considerable inquiry, much ap

    the Editors

  • September 23, 2004

    Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch

    An anti-Bush backlash is growing among ranchers, hunters and property owners.

    Eyal Press

  • September 23, 2004

    Ominous Pattern

    What's up with the rural vote?

    John Nichols