The Real Story of the 1948 Election, And Other Stories

The story of an election is never known until it is over.  By next week, the story of 2016 will be clear.   In the case of 1948, the narrative commonly told of a come from behind victory and a train campaign could be refined.  This and other topics in this pre-election hodge-podcast, including: The more complex story of Truman’s classic win, polls throughout history, Lincoln’s inauguration, the Hatch Act, and swing states.