Don't worry, all is not lost. State and local activists are fixing our elections

by - October 11, 2018

Despair appears to be the common mood of the day. Everything is terrible. U.S. democratic norms have devolved so much that it seems impossible to know how to recover. Our political outcomes don’t consistently reflect our true aspirations.
Source: Don't worry, all is not lost. State and local activists are fixing our elections

USA Today: Out-of-state donors are pouring cash into local campaigns of Democrats across the country (In the News)

by - October 11, 2018

In a little-known case out of Alaska, the federal courts have been weighing whether the U.S. Constitution allows states to impose limits on out-of-state contributions, an issue that could soon come to a head at the U.S. Supreme Court. The case, Thompson v.
Source: USA Today: Out-of-state donors are pouring cash into local campaigns of Democrats across the country (In the News)

Voter Registrations Spike as Deadlines Loom. Taylor Swift Had Something to Do With It.

by - October 11, 2018

Taylor Swift’s decision to jump into politics over the weekend, announcing her support in an Instagram post for two Democrats in Tennessee and urging her 112 million followers to register to vote, appears to have contributed to a flurry of last-minute registrations before deadlines in many states.
Source: Voter Registrations Spike as Deadlines Loom. Taylor Swift Had Something to Do With It.