Data wizard Nate Silver is calling for a moratorium on the word "Tea Party." In a post on his website, FiveThirtyEight, Silver -- a University of Chicago economics grad who rose to prominence for his... Read »
This year, Silver became the punching bag of the conservative right who claimed that his statistical models were flawed and that he was an Obama acolyte who was interested only in raising false hopes for his... Read »
Most Republican senators in states won by Obama voted to allow gays to serve openly in the military. Read »
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