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  • Obama's data gurus - myths and reality

    Obama's data gurus - myths and reality
    How much of a boost did President  Obama’s 2012 campaign really get from its much-vaunted mastery of data analysis? A significant amount, but not as much as some people think, according to a new analysis by two leading political scientists. The...
  • 5 sticky drought-related questions Gov. Brown didn't answer

    You probably heard or read Friday that Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a drought emergency for our too-Golden State. And he sounded like he means it, pointing to charts and graphs and the like and saying, “We ought to be ready for a long, continued,...
  • George Clooney on the Epic Battle to Make 'Monuments Men'

    The walls of his rustic chic home, tucked away on a quiet wooded street in Studio City, are graced with framed black-and-white photographs of gorgeous leading men from a bygone era: Cary Grant, Clark Gable, Gregory Peck and Paul Newman, among them. In his...
  • Environmentalists do billionaires' bidding in fight against Keystone pipeline

    PARIS -- An environmentalist lies down alongside his fellow organic cucumber aficionados to block the construction of an oil pipeline and wakes up a member of a proxy army serving the billionaires who are fighting against America's economic and national...
  • A too-early look at the 2016 presidential race: Bet on a dark horse

    Of course it's too early to talk about 2016. Now that we've gotten that out of the way ... The most interesting dynamic about the presidential race so far is that the Democrats are behaving like Republicans -- and vice versa. Since 1940, with the...
  • Commentary: Global warming activism appears 'contrived'

    Re. "Climate-change science is immune to politics," Mailbag, (Sept. 3): Letter writer Jamie Dow claims science has proven man-made global warming and that this conclusion has nothing to do with politics. I believe she is mistaken. Most of the reports...
  • Gansler hires broadcaster Wheelock as media aide

    Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler has hired a veteran broadcast journalist to be his top media relations aide as he prepares to launch his campaign for the Democratic nomination for governor next week. Gansler announced Wednesday that Bob Wheelock,...
  • Can any Democrat hold the White House for a third term?

    Can any Democrat hold the White House for a third term?
    Does Hillary Clinton -- or any Democratic candidate -- really face an uphill battle in the presidential election of 2016? In my Wednesday column, I noted that in the six most recent presidential elections with no incumbent in the race, if one party...
  • Why diminish the vice presidency?

    Given the way Mitt Romney gushed when he introduced Paul Ryan as his VP pick, you'd think he'd not just found his running mate, but his soul mate as well. And what exactly did Romney see in Ryan that made him realize he was The One? Romney liked Ryan for...
  • Climate change ice-capped

    There is a tradition in politics that is similar to one in the legal profession: When evidence supports your position, make your argument based on the evidence, but when it argues against your position, ignore the evidence and appeal to emotion. The...
  • Leno's Most Popular Joke Target: Bill Clinton

    Jay Leno told almost 44,000 jokes as host of "The Tonight Show," and according to a recent study, one out of ten of his quips were about Bill Clinton. The Center for Media and Public Affairs at George Mason University, which tracks late-night humor, said...