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What’s at Stake: Off the radar issues

Hurricane Sandy might have belatedly put climate change on the campaign map — but plenty of issues aren’t making the candidate’s radar. Among them gun control and what issues are bound to become central for the Supreme Court, perhaps with new members.

What’s at Stake:

The Supreme Court

Jami Floyd on what issues are Supreme Court bound in the next president’s term. Pro Publica offers a reading list on prospective nominees.

Climate change

Hurricane Sandy might have changed the tenor of recent days — but where have climate change, energy alternatives and green voters figured on the campaign trail?

Gun Control

During three hours of debates devoted to domestic matters, the phrase “gun control” was never mentioned, not even by the Democratic incumbent.


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