David J. Dent

2018 election

Could a Democratic Victory in Mississippi Stop Millennials from Fleeing?

Tuesday's election could decide a lot more than who sits in the US Senate—it could set the tone for the future of the state.
David J. Dent
11.27.18
Election 2018

These Democrats Scored Shocking Victories in Republican Strongholds

The blue wave washed away GOP incumbents in unexpected places from South Carolina to Oklahoma.
David J. Dent
11.9.18
2018 election

A Stacey Abrams Victory Would Show How Much Georgia Has Transformed

She could become the first black female governor in the state's history, and a symbol of a changing South.
David J. Dent
11.6.18
Travel

Arguments About Trump Have Been Ruining the Jersey Shore All Summer

Supporters and opponents of the president have been rubbing elbows at the beach, with combustable results.
David J. Dent
9.12.18
politics

This 'Apprentice' Contestant Loved Trump Until He Actually Became President

How doubts have begun to creep in for one Trump voter on Long Island.
David J. Dent
7.31.18
Minority Reports

Inside the Lives of White Students at Historically Black Colleges

“Oh man, so many stares.”
David J. Dent
6.27.18
politics

Inside the Desperate, Long-Shot Attempt to Bring Down Paul Ryan

Fueled by liberal hopes and a huge pile of campaign donations, Randy Bryce is trying to do the impossible in Wisconsin.
David J. Dent
12.21.17
politics

Regretful Trump Voters: 'I Don’t Understand How It Could Be Worse'

We talked to people who voted for Obama before backing Trump—and some are having doubts less than a year after the election.
David J. Dent
9.20.17
News

The Voters Who Put Both Obama and Trump in the White House

In key swing states, Donald Trump appealed to some of the same voters who backed Barack Obama—and those voters said the most important thing was fighting against the way things were.
David J. Dent
11.13.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

The Young Black Men Who Would Be Republicans if Not for Trump

Almost one in five young black men voted for Mitt Romney in 2012, even though many supported Barack Obama four years earlier—but few of those voters are coming back to the GOP in the age of Trump.
David J. Dent
10.27.16