ABC Puts Nate Silver’s “FiveThirtyEight” on the Chopping Block Amid Budget Cuts

FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver’s data analysis site, is “on the chopping block” as ABC News is considering budget cuts, according to a new report.The Daily Beast’s Confider newsletter reported Monday that executives of the Disney-owned outlet are expected to make a decision on the future of FiveThirtyEight by the time Silver’s contract expires in the summer.Citing sources with knowledge of the situation, the outlet said FiveThirt …

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