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John Heilemann

September 15, 2008 |
The Sixty-Day War

With one hastily made decision, John McCain upended the presidential race. An investigation of the bloody new political realities.

September 1, 2008 | The Power Grid
The Hill-Bill Show

They could make the convention in Denver a nightmare for Obama—but here’s why they probably won’t.

August 18, 2008 | Features
The Color-Coded Campaign

Why isn’t Obama doing better in the polls? The answer no one wants to hear.

August 11, 2008 | The Power Grid
The Low-Road Warrior

Mudslinging will damage McCain’s brand—but it may be the only way he can win.

July 21, 2008 | The Power Grid
McCain’s Hillary Problem

He’s running her same campaign. And she lost.

June 23, 2008 |
The Fall and Rise of Hillary Clinton

What she won by losing.

June 2, 2008 | The Power Grid
The Catch

Both McCain and Obama are looking at Mayor Bloomberg for V.P. because he’s rich, Jewish, and with a head for business. What’s not to like?

May 19, 2008 | The Power Grid
What Is the What If?

Ten thought experiments exploring the possibility of Hillary Clinton, nominee.

April 25, 2008 | The Power Grid
Changing the Changeling

Obama’s first iteration was coolly post-ideological. But one lesson of Pennsylvania is that, against McCain, he’ll have to embrace his inner partisan.

April 28, 2008 | The Power Grid
Econobamanomic Theory

To build a Democratic future, Barack Obama needs to borrow from Bill Clinton’s past.

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