David Smilde

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 00:00
The underlying numbers make a last month surge look improbable. Chavez has a strong advantage based on his job approval, levels of trust, and respondents' positive assessment of their personal situation.
Monday, July 16, 2012 - 00:00
Romney's remarks were obviously aimed at energizing an important electoral constituency in South Florida. But the comments should cause concern over what a Romney Latin America policy might look like.