TIME Magazine. 11/10/2014, Vol. 184 Issue 18, p26-30. 5p.
UNITED States elections, ELECTION forecasting, POLITICAL candidates, ECONOMIC conditions of women, POLITICAL campaigns, ELECTIONS in the press, and TWENTY-first century
The article discusses trends and topics of the November 2014 U.S. mid-term elections. Topics include arguments presented by democratic candidates related to women's economic issues, California's electoral system of open primaries, known as jungle primaries, and the press' attention to polling and election predictions for the 2014 campaign.
TIME Magazine. 7/7/2014, Vol. 184 Issue 1, p22-22. 1p.
RIGHT & left (Political science), INTERNAL revenue law, FREE trade, PUBLIC opinion on globalization, SOCIAL stratification, UNITED States -- Politics & government -- 2009-2017, and UNITED States
The author discusses similarities between the far left and the far right in U.S. politics as of July 7, 2014. The author believes the parties share dislike of the tax code and the belief that it unfairly favors the super-rich and large corporations, distrust of globalization and free-trade, and the bipartisan effort to block the U.S. president's fast-track authority in approving trade deals outside of Congress.