The decision could impact races for a number of seats Democrats are hoping to flip, such as those of Sens. Martha McSallyMartha Elizabeth McSallyPence names new press secretary Bossie, Lewandowski warned Trump he was in trouble in 2020: report The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Cuomo rings the first opening bell since March MORE (R-Ariz.) and Cory GardnerCory Scott GardnerThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Cuomo rings the first opening bell since March The Democrats' out-party advantage in 2020 The 10 Senate seats most likely to flip MORE (R-Colo.). … [Read more...] about Democrats gear up to hit GOP senators on DACA
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Since exit polls tend to underrepresent white voters, the degree to which Barack Obama relied on blue-collar whites in 2008 and 2012 has been underappreciated. A recent analysis from the Upshot’s Nate Cohn suggests that blue-collar whites made up 34 percent of the Obama coalition in 2012 — and 44 percent of the total electorate. The size of this demographic — combined with Trump’s unusually high approval within it — is the only thing keeping this election close. … [Read more...] about With the ‘Mothers of the Movement,’ Democrats Put Their Base’s Concerns Above Political Caution
American democracy cannot afford another 2016 election, when, for example, black voters in Michigan were so uninspired they either stayed home or decided to vote down ballot and ignore the top of the ticket. The democracy cannot afford a party that is not equipped to address the rampant voter suppression and disenfranchisement efforts affecting marginalized communities in states across the nation. For the past two years, Abrams and Fair Fight have been dedicated to mitigating the rampant voter-suppression efforts in states across the country. … [Read more...] about Stacey Abrams Is the Only Vice Presidential Pick for Joe Biden. Here’s Why.
“Democrats may not always agree on every detail or the best way to bring about each and every one of these changes but we do agree that they’re needed and that only happens if we win this election,” he said, adding that “our country’s future hangs on this election.” … [Read more...] about Barack Obama Appeals for Unity as He Endorses Joe Biden for President
Facts First: There is no basis for Trump's claim that "we always had a minority position" in World Trade Organization cases. At the first stage of WTO disputes, disputes are heard by three-member panels of trade experts who are agreed to by the two countries involved "and do not come from the US or any other country involved in the dispute (barring special exceptions)," Jeffrey Kucik, a University of Arizona professor of political science and law, who has studied the WTO, said in an email. … [Read more...] about Fact check: A list of Trump’s general false claims from March 16 through May 3