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August 07, 2013 12:19 PM Want to Win an Election? Raise Money Outside Your District.

Fascinating findings by Kristen Coopie Allen today. She looked at money in state legislative contests (lots of cases!) and, among other things, found one thing that I find particularly interesting: money raised from outside the district is a bit more...

By Jonathan Bernstein

June 26, 2013 12:15 PM A Day in the Life of a Member of Congress

Lizza identified this member only as “a freshman Democrat in a tough race.”  More on the demands of “call time” is in this HuffPo piece by Ryan Grim and Sabrina Siddiqui.  And here’s Ezra Klein’s Storify with these tweets....

By John Sides

June 12, 2013 11:10 AM What Do Congressmen, Panhandlers, and Medical Researchers Have in Common?

Just for fun I thought I’d illustrate a previous post about what these people do all day using a service on the web that allows you to make your own Venn diagram: Yeah, yeah, I know it could be done...

By Andrew Gelman