Fivethirtyeight: Where Electoral Forecasts Agree And Disagree

There are interesting disagreements between FiveThirtyEight's 2012 presidential projections and the projections made by other forecasts.

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    Silver has faced some unexpected challenges — namely learning to adjust to the Times’ standards even when he doesn’t agree with them ... about whether “Dancing with the Stars” needs electoral reform. Prior to the partnership — which is ...
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    Uncertainty about economic policy looks to be subsiding. Government shutdowns and debt ceiling standoffs, battles over the implementation of the Affordable Care Act
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