Mr. Greenwald is accused of being part of a “criminal investigation” that hacked into the cellphones of prosecutors and public officials.
Ezra KleinLike others, I've had my disagreements with @ggreenwald over the years.
But this isn't the time for those. The Bolsonaro government's effort to intimidate and threaten him is chilling. Everyone who cares about press freedom anywhere should denounce it.
(2020). Leader over Policy? The Scope of Elite Influence on Policy Preferences. Political Communication. Ahead of Print.
Ezra Klein“We find a negative net effect of endorsement on public policy approval: the positive effect generated in party and leader´s supporters is outweighed by the growth in rejection from detractors.”
Negative partisanship > partisanship
Ezra KleinIf Bernie or Warren win Iowa and roll to the nomination, no one will doubt their play-it-safe strategy on Biden.
But if Biden wins Iowa and rolls to the nomination, their decision to never seriously attack him will be seen, correctly, as a debacle.