“Texas Democrats launch largest voter registration campaign to hobble GOP’s grip on the state”

ABC News, on the collaboration with Stacey Abrams’ group Fair Fight 2020: ” Texas Democrats, fueled by the party’s nearly quarter-century-held dream of turning Texas blue, are mounting an aggressive ground-game operation with the largest voter registration program in the state’s history, … Continue reading

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“Seattle City Council bans ‘foreign-influenced’ companies from most political spending”

Seattle Times: The Seattle City Council voted Monday to ban most political spending by “foreign-influenced corporations,” in a move that could hinder attempts by multinational tech titans to influence the city’s elections…. The city’s new ban applies to corporations with a single non-United … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Census Hearing: Lingering Effects of the Citizenship Question

Roll Call: Although the Trump administration dropped a citizenship question from this year’s census, minority groups told the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Thursday that the question’s specter has haunted preparations for a national count that could miss millions of residents. More from NBC: There also … Continue reading

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“California governor won’t call special election for Duncan Hunter’s seat”

The Hill: California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) will not call for a special election in the district held by resigning Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.), a spokesperson confirmed Wednesday…Hunter announced Tuesday he plans to resign effective next Monday after pleading guilty last year to charges of campaign finance violations.The … Continue reading

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