The official list of speakers is out for the Democratic convention in Charlotte and Michelle Obama is the featured speaker on Tuesday, a week after Chris Christie had a similar role at the GOP convention.
As the GOP convention wrapped up in Tampa, we caught up with people who had some catchy six-word slogans that spoke to long-term issues in our society.
A recent report that most Americans can’t name one Supreme Court justice has us giving a pop quiz to test our readers’ very basic high-court knowledge.
A study from the Pew Research Center shows potential voters are more focused on each party’s convention platforms than big-name speakers in Tampa and Charlotte.
The final night of the Republican convention saw Mitt Romney’s table-setting speech, an improv act from Clint Eastwood, and some more jabs at the Democrats.
The new movie “Lawless” takes on a recently popular topic, moonshiners, back in the final days of Prohibition.
Matthew Flinders argues that the Internet has failed to build a richer relationship between politics and politicians—and why he’s glad the predictions of a digital democracy have proved mythical.
As our Address America project continues with its road tour in Tampa, we received a lot of diverse six-word stump speeches.
After two days of prime-time speeches at the Republican convention, an analysis of key speeches shows a clear message emerging from the convention.
A new report indicates that cities and states with high levels of civic health in 2006 rebuffed the economic collapse and unemployment crisis better than their less-engaged counterparts.