December 31, 2012
The 2012 U.S. elections revealed much about the nature of the body politic and the direction of American politics. (Illustration by Jaci Kessler | Column by Albert R. Hunt)

The 2012 U.S. elections revealed much about the nature of the body politic and the direction of American politics. (Illustration by Jaci KesslerColumn by Albert R. Hunt)

August 28, 2012
This presidential election is going to come down to turnout. (Illustration by Tim Lahan | Column by Al Hunt on Bloomberg View)

This presidential election is going to come down to turnout. (Illustration by Tim LahanColumn by Al Hunt on Bloomberg View)

July 17, 2012
The electoral map doesn’t always lead to the White House. (Illustration by Rand Renfrow | Column by Al Hunt on Bloomberg View)

The electoral map doesn’t always lead to the White House. (Illustration by Rand Renfrow | Column by Al Hunt on Bloomberg View)

April 16, 2012
The media is rife with speculation about possible running mates for Mitt Romney. But much of this conjecture is ill-informed. (Illustration by Jing Wei | Column by Al Hunt on Bloomberg View)

The media is rife with speculation about possible running mates for Mitt Romney. But much of this conjecture is ill-informed. (Illustration by Jing Wei | Column by Al Hunt on Bloomberg View)