Table of Contents

Cover Story

Mining for votes

Mining for votes

by Susan Olasky

Cover Story | With polls showing a Democratic lead, Republicans are using technology to target prospective supporters ever more precisely

In this issue: "Demsnami," Nov. 4, 2006

Features

Majority report

Majority report

By Mark Bergin

Campaign 2006 | Nancy Pelosi promises big changes if she's elected speaker-but no impeachment hearings

Ready for a sequel?

Ready for a sequel?

By Lynn Vincent

Campaign 2006 | Despite predictions of his political demise, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger looks like a shoo-in for a second term

Green days

Green days

By Mark Bergin

Campaign 2006 | Democrats hope a final-hour focus on global warming will attract evangelical voters

Catching a wave

Catching a wave

By Marvin Olasky

Immigration | Iowa town revives under the influx of Hasidic, Hispanic, and animal-rights newcomers

The abolitionist

The abolitionist

By Priya Abraham

International | Salvation Army's Lisa Thompson takes on sex trafficking, mutilation, and bling in a growing worldwide campaign

Nuclear neighbor

Nuclear neighbor

By Priya Abraham

North Korea | Kim's antics may worry China and South Korea, but a collapsing Pyongyang would terrify them

Mountains and West

By John Dawson

Scorecard | Some races that are expected to be close

Midwest and Plains

By John Dawson

Scorecard | Some races that are expected to be close

East and South

By John Dawson

Scorecard | Some races that are expected to be close

Dispatches

The Buzz

The Buzz

The latest on the week's biggest stories

System check

By Cal Thomas

Our form of government isn't broken-just ignored

Quick Takes

Quick Takes

Oddball occurrences

Quotables

Memorable things they said

Reviews

Bible basics

Bible basics

By Lynn Vincent

Education | Two programs to teach Scripture in public schools move ahead

Photo fight

Photo fight

By John Dawson

Movies | Eastwood film examines the anguish of the men who raised the flag at Iwo Jima

Age limits

By Mary Hopkins

Television | New sitcom has successful boomers struggle with aging

Royal battle

Royal battle

By Priya Abraham

Movies | The Queen skillfully portrays palace intrigue after Diana's death

Bestselling books

By Bill O'Reilly, Mark Steyn, Kim Edwards & Mitch Albom

Notable Books | Four bestselling books

Notebook

Broken and healed

Broken and healed

By Paul Chesser

Religion | John Rowland says fraud conviction and losing office helped lead him into a far greater Kingdom

Having a ball

By John Dawson

Sports | Players want to take a pass on new microfiber basketball

Voices

Common-sense solution

Common-sense solution

By Joel Belz

On immigration, we should roll out the welcome mat but beef up the law

Mailbag

Letters from our readers

Drastic in love

Drastic in love

By Andrée Seu

What churches can learn from alcohol addiction recovery groups

Absolute atheist

By Janie B. Cheaney

In some ways, Sam Harris is a hard-boiled atheist of the kind C.S. Lewis lamented back in the '40s

What we owe to others

What we owe to others

By Marvin Olasky

Iraq in 2006 should not become a repeat of Hungary in 1956

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