While he pushes back against Trump, Raffensperger is trying to limit voting options for Democratic constituencies.
- December 21, 2020Turnout levels are ahead of the same period before the presidential election.
- November 9, 2020
This isn’t who we are? What if it is? Let us not underestimate for even a moment the impact of Joe Biden’s victory. This, we were told, has been the most important American election since 1864, and that was no hyperbole. So why did this still feel like a loss for so many, at least initially.
- October 30, 2020
Democrats have learned this time that they need to compete hard here, to take advantage of demographic and voter sentiment changes (particularly in the suburbs) and win big in state legislatures, to either block unilateral Republican crafting of the maps or gain the power themselves.
- October 28, 2020The high court’s conservative bloc empowers GOP-majority legislatures in swing states that have disregarded voters’ interests.
- Unsanitized, Election Edition: Barrett Confirmation Reinforces That McConnell Is Looking Past This ElectionOctober 27, 2020
This article is adapted from Unsanitized: The COVID-19 Daily Report put out by The American Prospect. You can find the original publication here. First Ballot You don’t need me to tell you that Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed last night as an associate justice of the Supreme Court, or that she promptly celebrated by joining the president at a political event at the White House, one that was quickly made into a political commercial, featuring roughly the same number of people that attended her ...