Nate Silver Says Dems Missed Opportunity With Franken Response

Politics | Henry Rodgers
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28: Statistician, Author and Founder of FiveThirtyEight Nate Silver speaks onstage at the ABC Leadership Breakfast panel during Advertising Week 2015 AWXII at the Bryant Park Grill on September 28, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for AWXII)

‘I thought the Democrats had an opportunity’

That Poll Showing Kid Rock Leading A Sitting US Senator May Be Fake News

Politics | Eric Owens
Kid Rock Getty Images/Rick Diamond

There may not have even been a poll at all

FiveThirtyEight Says Theresa May's Snap Election Is Risky

World | Ted Goodman
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the media outside 10 Downing Street, in central London, Britain April 18, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early election on June 8, saying the government had the right plan for negotiating the terms of Britain's exit from the European Union and she needed political unity in London. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

‘May’s move isn’t risk free’

Homicides Jumped In Cities Across The Country Last Year

US | Kevin Daley
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks from the podium to the New York City Police Academy Graduating class in New York December 29, 2014. Hundreds of officers took part in the ceremony at Madison Square Garden. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Chicago is a warzone

Trump Cruises To Victory Over Clinton In Georgia

Politics | Andrew Follett
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles as he speaks at the start of a campaign victory party after rival candidate Senator Ted Cruz dropped after the race for the Republican presidential nomination, at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 3, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Georgia has been a solidly Republican state since 1992

Trump Takes North Carolina

Politics | Andrew Follett
Voting concept - Ballot box with US state flag on background - North Carolina (Shutterstock/Niyazz)

Clinton had a 50.9 percent chance of winning North Carolina

Nate Silver Makes His Final 2016 Prediction

Elections | Eric Owens
Hillary Clinton Getty Images/Jewel Samad

‘It’s unlikely that any further states will flip to Clinton in our final forecast’

FiveThirtyEight: Cubs Winning The World Series Less Likely Than Trump Victory

Politics | Ted Goodman
Donald Trump after Indiana Primary Victory: Lucas Jackson/Reuters, Chicago Cubs First Baseman Anthony Rizzo Celebrates Cubs World Series: Ken Blaze/Reuters via USA TODAY Sports

What does the Chicago Cubs winning the World Series mean for Election Day?

Twitter Battle Reveals Reporters Blacklisted This Climate Expert

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A 3D-printed Twitter logo is seen through broken glass, in this picture illustration taken February 8, 2016. Twitter shed 5.4 percent to hit a new record low of $14.87 after reports over the weekend that the company was planning to change how it display tweets. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration - RTX261LE

‘I am on a media blacklist related to my climate work’

Former Ambassador: Orlando Terror Attack Helps Trump 'Change The Race'

Elections | Andrew Follett
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump pin badges over the American flag, symbolizing their battle to become the next President of the United States, 3rd March 2016.

‘If I were Trump I’d emphasize the Muslim name, Omar Saddiqui Mateen. This changes [the] race.’

Celebrated Election Data Guy Has Been Wildly Wrong About Trump

Elections | Blake Neff
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally at Crosby High School, in Waterbury, Connecticut, April 23, 2016

‘Our emphatic prediction is simply that Trump will not win’