Gabe Fleisher

Gabe Fleisher

May
29
Was American politics ever normal?

Was American politics ever normal?

Previous eras of American politics have been just as bizarre, chaotic, and divisive as this one.
13 min read
May
28
If no one can watch a trial, does it make a noise?

If no one can watch a trial, does it make a noise?

Team Biden hoped a trial would bring attention back to Trump. Now, they hope his rallies will. Maybe hope isn’t the best strategy.
10 min read
May
20
The truth about Gen Z

The truth about Gen Z

Also, I’m a college graduate!
10 min read
May
10
What Washington got done this week

What Washington got done this week

Including bipartisan bills to boost health care access, reduce carbon emissions, and combat child sexual abuse.
8 min read
May
09
MTG on an island

MTG on an island

Marjorie Taylor Greene proved herself to be utterly alone and powerless within her party.
7 min read
May
08
How 2024 is changing what we thought we knew about politics

How 2024 is changing what we thought we knew about politics

Two pieces of conventional wisdom that are being punctured again and again by 2024 election polls.
13 min read
May
07
Whiplash in the Middle East

Whiplash in the Middle East

Israel’s incursion into Rafah marks another twist in the ongoing ceasefire negotiations.
6 min read
May
06
Christmas comes early at the Capitol

Christmas comes early at the Capitol

Why an anodyne aviation bill is attracting amendments on everything from whole milk to nuclear radiation.
10 min read
May
03
20 problems, 20 solutions from this week in Washington

20 problems, 20 solutions from this week in Washington

The House passed bipartisan bills on climate change and border security this week, and almost no one noticed.
13 min read
May
02
How well does Congress align with the country?

How well does Congress align with the country?

New data allows us to compare American public attitudes with congressional voting records.
7 min read