Daily Archives: May 29, 2017

Campaign Headlines

Daily Kos: Which district has the most veterans? Florida’s 1st Chicago Tribune: Chris Kennedy to announce the next phase of his campaign Los Angeles Times: African American Caucus seeks formal apology after Rep. Maxine Waters is cut off during state convention … Continue reading

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Even if Democrats lose the GA-6th, it’ll be okay

The expectations game in politics is infuriating. Democrats have put up exceedingly respectable efforts in three very red congressional district special elections, losing in each case by margins far smaller than would have been the case if Trump’s administration had … Continue reading

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Maine Supreme Court strikes down ranked ballot system

Last week Maine’s Supreme Judicial Court struck down what would have been the nation’s  first ranked-choice voting system – a new voting system previously approved by a referendum. This  would have impacted gubernatorial, congressional and legislative elections. Such a system is … Continue reading

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Morning Headlines

New York Times: Jared Kushner’s role is tested as Russia case grows Politico: How Congress could cripple Robert Mueller CNN Politics: While campaigning, Merkel says Europeans can’t ‘completely’ rely on US, others Washington Post: As White House defends Jared Kushner, … Continue reading

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