Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Has Bernie Sanders lost control of his delegates?

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The former candidate has asked his supporters to tone it down, but the jeers continued nonetheless.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Is Putin trying to pick our president?

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It’s difficult to separate fact from fable in this tale of international intrigue; here’s where that line is now.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Is Trump right about a coming crisis?

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Even though Americans are as safe as they’ve been in decades, that doesn’t mean all is well. Ours is an increasingly divided society.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Does Melania’s speech prove the parties agree on something?

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There is still some common ground in American politics, some phrases that work equally well among Republicans and Democrats.