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Election 2000 news and analysis from The Nation
December 12, 2020
This Is Not a President
This is the loser.
November 12, 2020
Attacking Science as the Virus Surges
Trump goes after the messenger.
November 12, 2020
Donald Trump Has Suffered a Defeat of Historic Proportions
The president may deny reality, but he cannot change the fact that he is now losing the popular vote and the Electoral College by momentous margins.
November 6, 2020
Hades on the Half Shell
Ticktock. Scenes from our series “The Greater Quiet” for the week of November 2.
November 5, 2020
Trump Doesn’t Have a Path to Victory Through the Courts
While the election remains uncomfortably close, Trump’s attempts to use far-fetched legal arguments to stop vote counting in states like Pennsylvania are unlikely to succeed.
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October 30, 2020
Short of a General Strike, How Can Labor Stop Trump From Stealing the Election?
Lessons from Chile’s uprising—and from the 2000 Florida recount fight.
October 27, 2020
Brett Kavanaugh Prepares to Upend Election Rules to Benefit Donald Trump
In a footnote to a concurrence that restricted vote counting in Wisconsin, the justice included an ominous reference to
Bush v. Gore.
September 23, 2020
Trump Wants Another ‘Bush v. Gore’
The rush to fill the Supreme Court seat is motivated in part by a desire to turn over the election result to the judiciary.
September 15, 2020
It’s Going to Be a Long November
A game plan for every election outcome this year.
Katrina vanden Heuvel
July 31, 2019
The Debates Won’t Fully Matter Until Everyone’s on the Same Stage
These two-night spectacles make it impossible to take stock of the Democratic presidential field.