Stories by Thomas B. Edsall

Thomas B. Edsall is the political editor of the Huffington Post. He is also Joseph Pulitzer II and Edith Pulitzer Moore Professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. subscribe to Thomas B. Edsall's feed

Posted on: May 21, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

In seven short years, the American electorate has radically changed.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The Obama admin has tied itself to a policy that shows every sign of becoming an inexorably-tightening hangman's noose around the president's neck.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

There is no guarantee that the stimulus legislation will pull the country -- or the global economy -- out of its downward spiral.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Republicans are working furiously to develop a comeback strategy. Can they pull it off?

Posted on: Nov 5, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

"[...] two wars, a planet in peril, the worst financial crisis in a century."

Posted on: Nov 3, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

For those obsessed with the results on Tuesday night, here is a guide to watching TV and searching exit poll data on the web.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The only real news to come out of the Clintons' tax returns raises questions.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The emergence of the confederate flag as an issue--if past elections are a guide, holds the possibility of inflicting damage on McCain.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Clinton ran poorly among all young voters, was handily denied the black vote and was only able to split the male vote with uncommitted.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

John Edwards argues that he and Obama represent change and that Hllary represents the status quo. Plus more New Hampshire debate highlights.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Is Mitt Romney down for the count?