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ElectionNerd: Mike McGinn has a Mike McGinn Problem

McGinn seems intent on living up to Murray's "Divisive" tag. And that's bad news for McGinn.

09/20/2013 By ElectionNerd

Opinion

Precinct by Precinct. Game Starts After Labor Day.

The primary results indicate a clear path to victory for both McGinn and Murray: Chip away at the other's stronghold.

08/30/2013 By ElectionNerd

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ElectionNerd: History Doesn't Bode Well for McGinn

The history of Seattle elections offers some unsettling lessons for McGinn.

08/12/2013 By ElectionNerd

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ElectionNerd: On To The General Election!

ElectionNerd predicts the path forward for both Murray and McGinn.

08/08/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

ElectionNerd: Summing Up the Odds a Day Before Election Day

Summing up the odds in the Seattle mayor's race, one day before the 2013 primary election.

08/05/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Vying for Second Place: The Steinbrueck and Harrell Scenarios

ElectionNerd explores the prospects for a Steinbrueck or Harrell second-place upset, courtesy of those mysterious "undecided" voters.

08/01/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Faltering McGinn Changes Tactics in Final Days. But Will It Work?

With little evidence of upward momentum, Mayor Mike McGinn appeals directly to voters. But will his latest message resonate?

07/31/2013 By ElectionNerd

Opinion

Handicapping the Mayor's Race with 11 Days to Go

With Murray's money and McGinn's Whole Foods play, it's looking like Mcginn vs. Murray.

07/26/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

The Numbers Aren't On McGinn's Side

The numbers—and mayoral-election history—don't look good for likely one-term Mayor Mike McGinn.

07/22/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race

Handicapping the Mayor's Race

Ed Murray has a big week, but there are some surprising silver linings for the other candidates, including Mike McGinn.

07/19/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race

Handicapping the Mayoral Primary

McGinn and Steinbrueck will remain the favorites until the other candidates get aggressive.

07/12/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Grading the Mayoral Campaign Ads

As the candidates begin airing TV ads, we grade them.

07/09/2013 By ElectionNerd

Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Handicapping the Mayoral Primary

Guest editorial: Handicapping the mayoral primary, with Ed Murray back in the mix.

06/28/2013 By ElectionNerd

Opinion

Rumors of McGinn's Demise Are Premature

The latest poll numbers are terrible for McGinn—but don't write him off just yet.

05/21/2013 By ElectionNerd

Opinion

Guest Editorial: Handicapping the Mayoral Primary

Guest editorial: Handicapping the August mayoral primary.

04/16/2013 By ElectionNerd