Our battleground surveys had some outcomes that upended the conventional wisdom.
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New mothers who took leave in California were less likely to work a decade later than those who didn’t. Why?
Cost sharing was not intended to keep patients from important medication, but that is often the effect.
Critics and supporters discuss the legacy of a mayor who may now run for president.
We’ll never know for sure whether the risks were as great as the yield curve and other signs suggested.
Some may argue that top earners are simply super skilled, but that’s not what the evidence suggests.
A California congressman’s plan would lower federal barriers to letting states experiment with health care policy.
Demographically, they seem like people who’d want to vote out Trump. Yet at least in the battleground states, many favor Republicans.
The administration’s policy would have protected doctors and others who refused to perform procedures on religious grounds.
A single-payer system can lower prices by setting them. But lots of countries regulate prices and have private insurance, too.
It tries to make things disappear.
A demographically disparate group values both moderation and great change.
Arrests for marijuana possession are most common, even as public opinion has shifted in favor of its legalization.
In the Virginia suburbs, a race that could help determine whether Democrats hold unified power in the state isn’t about the culture war. It’s about traffic.
Signs that the president’s advantage in the Electoral College has persisted or even increased since 2016.
Sleep can affect work, but it’s also true that work can affect sleep.
She thinks a single-payer health care system can save more than other analysts think. Here’s where she says she’ll get the money to pay for it.
In choosing him, President Trump is passing over the acting F.D.A. commissioner, Norman E. Sharpless, who has been running the agency since Scott Gottlieb resigned last spring.
No sign of a recession, but wage growth is flatlining.
A growth in impostor local news that promotes ideological agendas.