Political scientist at Boston College & author of Red Fighting Blue / Asymmetric Politics / Presidential Elections. Music lover & Red Sox fan.

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@DaveAHopkins — 2,483 followers, 3,579 tweets

Nov 16, 2017

@sleavitt1 Surely true on Twitter, but I don't know if it's equally true out in the mass electorate.

Nov 16, 2017

Franken's in big trouble, but there's at least a 25-year track record of journalists and pundits systematically underestimating the ability of politicians to survive scandals related to sexual misconduct & misbehavior. Voters think about these issues differently than elites do.

Nov 15, 2017

RT @MattGrossmann: How Asymmetric Politics explains Maine politics, where liberal initiatives pass alongside symbolic conservative can…

Nov 15, 2017

@AndrewJDowdle Yeah, totally agree. Akin wasn't well-known statewide before running for Senate and certainly didn't have the established profile as conservative cultural hero that Moore does. Seems very telling that the AL state party seems to be holding firm for Moore as national GOP bails.

Nov 15, 2017

RT @MattLaslo: Everyone is shocked to learn the open secret in Washington: Elizabeth Warren, while demanding transparency from age…

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