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DemDaily: Staking The States

DemDaily: Staking The States

April 15, 2019 The most critical battlefields for Democrats in 2019 and 2020 lie not in a handful of statewide races but at the ground level in the state legislatures, where control of one or both...

DemDaily: Show Me The Money

DemDaily: Show Me The Money

April 12, 2019 The first results are In! In the first full quarter reporting period since most of the 2020 presidential contenders announced, candidates have begun to release the results of their...

DemDaily: The 51st State

DemDaily: The 51st State

April 11, 2019 There are 50 states in our country, along with five US territories and the District of Columbia. As the national capital, the District of Columbia is a federal district under the...

DemDaily: Courting Labor

DemDaily: Courting Labor

April 10, 2019 The labor movement is a powerful force in any contest, but in a presidential election the endorsement of a major union could be the determining factor in who becomes our Democratic...

DemDaily: Administering Justice

DemDaily: Administering Justice

April 9, 2019 As the country’s Attorney General, William Barr, defended President Trump’s policies before the House Appropriations Committee today, the democratic state attorneys...

DemDaily: The Departed

DemDaily: The Departed

April 8, 2019 On Sunday, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigned, becoming the tenth member of President Trump’s Cabinet to leave the administration. Then today...

DemDaily: Campaign Calendar Countdown!

DemDaily: Campaign Calendar Countdown!

April 7, 2019 For our followers – an update on the key dates on the campaign calendar ahead. 2019 Off-Year Elections *  3 Governors elections in Kentucky, Louisiana, and Mississippi *  7...

DemDaily: The Pay Gap

DemDaily: The Pay Gap

April 4, 2019 80 cents. That is the amount working women get paid for every dollar paid to their male counterparts. $10,169. The loss in median earnings for a woman each year. Over the course of a...

DemDaily: Chicago Makes History

DemDaily: Chicago Makes History

April 3, 2019 Chicago made history last night with the election of the city’s first African American female and openly gay Mayor. Lori Lightfoot, 56, won the April 2nd runoff election...