The Atlantic staff writer takes your questions about the presidential contest and other key races around the country.


Throughout the election season, The Atlantic's politics team will offer readers a chance to ask questions about what's happening in the campaigns and around the country. Molly Ball, a staff writer covering national politics, will answer your questions and chat on Friday, August 24 at 1 p.m. Eastern time. You don't have to wait until then to ask -- you can email your questions in right now. Ask questions here or tweet them using the hashtag #ATLofficehours.