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On social media and in official news releases, most Democratic senators have shied away from specific policy recommendations.

  • Feb 16, 2018

The map shifts the balance of power, but is it a gerrymander?

  • Feb 15, 2018

The key provision of the assault weapons bill was a ban on high-capacity magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds.

  • Feb 15, 2018

State and local elections this year are the key to the future of the U.S. House.

  • Feb 14, 2018

The new map's “bias in favor of Republicans is extremely unlikely to have come about by chance,” according to an analysis commissioned by the governor's office.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Over one-quarter of American workers have no paid sick leave, and it's making us all sick.

  • Feb 13, 2018

The map looks nicer, but it's got the same amount of partisan bias baked in.

  • Feb 11, 2018

Are voters choosing politicians, or is it the other way around?

  • Feb 9, 2018

The court noted that one portion of a sprawling district is connected by a single steak and seafood restaurant. Gerrymandering has “corrosive effects on our entire democratic process through the deliberate dilution of our citizenry’s individual votes,” according to the court's ruling.

  • Feb 8, 2018

Overdose deaths soared to more than 63,000 in 2016, most of those from opioids.

  • Dec 21, 2017
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