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Larry Sabato

May 01, 2014

The director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics is a veritable encyclopedia of political knowledge, context and trivia, much of which finds its way onto his Twitter feed. A frequent presence on TV and in reporters' copy, he's got deep historical knowledge of political trends, and his Crystal Ball newsletter is a valuable tip sheet of political forecasting. —Dan Hirschhorn

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