Sabato's Crystal Ball

Archive for May, 2003

The Home State Hurdle

, Director, U.Va. Center for Politics

As 2004 approaches, Democrats have plenty of factors to consider as they choose a nominee to take on President Bush. Surely, one of these is to avoid repeating the most embarrassing aspect of election night 2000. No, not the razor-thin loss in Florida, but Al Gore’s solid defeat in his own home state of Tennessee. […]