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Dave Wasserman
U.S. House editor of the nonpartisan Report & contributing writer. Nerd for maps, data & bluegrass
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Dave Wasserman Mar 24
Few things more effective to move undecided GOPers to yes on than a bunch of Dems railing against it on the floor of the House.
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Dave Wasserman Mar 24
A lot of Dems have spiked the football in last 12 hrs. But we've seen this before. Majorities have ways of finding the votes.
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Catherine Rampell Mar 23
Astonishing survey evidence suggesting that Trump's scandals make his voters like him *more*
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Dave Wasserman Mar 23
The data strongly suggests GOP Sen. Kelly Ayotte's decision to un-endorse Trump *cost* her reelection in NH:
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Dave Wasserman Mar 23
My latest : Republicans Could Pay a Price for Ditching Trump -- Even If He's Unpopular
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Dave Wasserman Mar 17
Happy St. Patrick's Day from all of us at the Report!
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Rebecca Rosen Mar 8
Be sure to read 's excellent deep-dive into *why* this is happening (2/2)
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Dave Wasserman Mar 9
A response thread worth reading from >>
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
And South Boston/Clifton Forge/Bedford, VA. But that's about it. :)
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
Hate to break it to you, but the boundaries of America's counties didn't change since 1992. Nothing to do w/ gerrymandering.
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
Of 3,113 U.S. counties (or equivalents), just 303 were decided by single-digit margins in 2016.
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
This evolution (not redistricting) is #1 reason Congress has become so polarized/dysfunctional - though gerrymandering compounds the impact.
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
The share of U.S. voters living in "Extreme Landslide" (75%+) counties has *quintupled* since 1992:
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Dave Wasserman Mar 8
My latest : Purple America Has All But Disappeared
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Dave Wasserman Feb 28
Sure it was. Anti-special interest/DC, pro-infrastructure, anti-interventionist, lots of similarities w/ Obama '08 message.
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Dave Wasserman Feb 28
Emerging White House dual strategy: 1) Twitter Trump to agitate/fire up the base 2) Teleprompter Trump to renormalize/reassure indies
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Dave Wasserman Feb 28
Love him or hate him, this is a politically effective speech.
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Dave Wasserman Feb 24
actually we're publishing tx next week, we'll be looking at
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Dave Wasserman Feb 22
Democrats’ Best Bet to Retake the House? Follow the Sun via
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