The former president not only inspired his supporters to fight for him; he urged them to send money to defend his election in the courts.
- March 25, 2021
- March 10, 2021The Republican drive to pass voter suppression laws speeds up.
- March 9, 2021And Trump tells the RNC to stop using his brand.
- December 11, 2020
Democrat Biden won the election by more than 7 million votes and by 306 to 232 electoral votes. Trump has lost 55 of the 56 court cases he has brought to change the election’s outcome, and all 50 states have certified their election results. This election is not close; attempts to overturn it reject the central concept of democracy: that voters choose their leaders.
- October 29, 2020
At some level, the ad cancellations are more accurate than the polls on the big questions of who may win easily and who’s still in a fight.
- October 12, 2020
Since Nixon, Republicans have made control of the nation’s courts central to their agenda. But while most voters tend to get distracted by the hot-button issues of abortion or gay rights, what Republican Supreme Courts have done is to consolidate the power of corporations.
- September 18, 2020Olivia Troye, the former top homeland security aide to Vice President Mike Pence
- August 31, 2020
Trump is clearly trying to change the national narrative from his disastrous response to the coronavirus and the economic crash to the idea that he alone can protect white Americans from their dangerous Black neighbors.
- August 28, 2020
The White House, the people’s house, was turned into the background for a political rally, emblazoned with flags and sporting jumbotrons that spelled out “Trump/Pence.”
- August 27, 2020Natural, social and political turmoil at record levels