Political Analysis

A Thumb on the Scales: Outside Spending in 2010 Senate Races
Originally published by the Progressive Policy Institute (February 2012)

Underwater: Home Values in 2012 Battleground States
Originally published by the Progressive Policy Institute (January 2012)

The “Centrist Premium”: The High Cost of Moderation
Originally published by the Progressive Policy Institute (August 2011)

Union Voters and Democrats
Originally published by the Progressive Policy Institute (May 2011)

Who Really Abandoned Dems?
Politico (November 18, 2010)

“Droppers” and “Switchers”: The Fraying Obama Coalition
Originally published by Third Way (November 2010)

Red Shift: Moderates in 2010
Originally published by Third Way (November 3, 2010)

Why Liberals Need Heath Shuler
Originally published by Third Way (October 28, 2010)

The Deciders: Moderates in 2010
Originally published by Third Way (October 2010)

What Democrats Need: A Moderate Surge
Politico (October 1, 2010)

Congress Should Extend a Helping Hand to Homeowners
Roll Call (February 12, 2010)

Is Health Care Reform Still Progressive?
Roll Call (December 22, 2009)

Make the Middle Class a Leading Indicator
Roll Call (December 9, 2009)

Don’t Pass on the Next New Deal
Roll Call (August 24, 2009)

Offering Stability to the Middle Class: A Strategy for Getting to Yes on Health Care Reform
Originally published by Third Way

Insights on the Middle Class
Originally published by Third Way (January 2009)

New Third Way Economic Poll–Insights on the Middle Class
Originally published by Third Way (November 2008)

Democrats and the Economy
Wall Street Journal (March 25, 2008)

Message of Misery
Democratic Strategist (September 2006)

The Politics of Opportunity: The Case for a New Middle-Class Economic Message
Originally published by Third Way (2006)