Election 2012


Hurricane Sandy: A Political Storm

An unprecedented storm was a deciding factor in last week’s presidential election.


Confessions of a Child Pundit

Tomorrow night will be the first time I experience election night not as a world-changing battle between my side and the bad guys—but rather, as a cultural spectacle to be taken in with amused detachment.


Harvard Undergrads Predict Obama Victory

Almost 200 Harvard students entered the HPR’s election prediction contest, and predicted a 290 to 248 victory for President Obama.


Can We Do Politics After November 6th?

Two Harvard Leftists walk into a bar.


So Goes Ohio, So Goes the Nation

The Ohio Senate race serves as a case study in the fundamentally altered political landscape in America.


Assessing Boston and Chicago

Five HPR writers judge the Romney and Obama campaigns.