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The Trailer: Don’t say ‘defund’: Minneapolis votes on whether to replace its police department

Minneapolis votes on whether to replace the police, the school assault case that could rattle Virginia's elections, and Democrats' favorite Republican elections official joins the Biden administration.

The Trailer: “The high ground”: Why Democrats are running on images from Jan. 6

Democrats run on Jan. 6, swing seat redistricting battles get messier, and California finishes counting votes.

The Trailer: The green wave, the Black candidate boom, and other takeaways from the fundraising quarter

In this edition: Lessons from the latest fundraising reports, Black Democrats look to replace retiring White incumbents, and the Colin Powell presidential bid that never was.

The Trailer: The Parent Trap: Republican see a winning issue in Virginia, while Democrats see a ruse

Virginia's battle of extremes, a member-on-member clash in West Virginia, and a GOP victor in Iowa talks about why he won.

The Trailer: ‘Voter depression’: In a Florida special election, Democrats are ready to give Biden an earful

The final special election of the year shakes up South Florida, a powerful liberal retires from the House, and a NASCAR driver named Brandon starts hearing his name in unexpected places.

The Trailer: Andrew Yang's got a new political party -- and he wants to change how we vote

Andrew Yang joins the third-party movement, ballot measure advocates mobilize in the states, and conservatives double down on the schools issue in Virginia.

The Trailer: In New Jersey, a Democratic governor runs against the ‘Trump Team’

The battle for Trenton, a party intervention in New York, and why one of the people shouting questions at Kyrsten Sinema thinks the media is all wrong about how it looks.

The Trailer: So long, swing seats: Gerrymandering is already shrinking the midterm map

The slow death of the swing seat, debate echoes in New Jersey and Virginia, and a boom market in anti-Kyrsten Sinema PACs.

The Trailer: The endless audit: Where Republicans go next after Arizona's ballot review confirmed Biden's win

The end of the Arizona ballot review, deja vu in Virginia, and three words that some Republicans are no longer scared to say.

The Trailer: Liberals were ready for a spending fight with Republicans. They got one with Democrats.

The one-sided fight over the Biden agenda, a liberal alliance forms in Rhode Island, and Arizona gets ready to release the results of an election that ended 324 days ago.
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