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Theresa Thompson

Kate Clinton wants you to make voting a habit. Listen in for some good reasons why, along with some knock-knock jokes—free! more

Nov 6, 2017 1:46 PM Multimedia

After years of whipping up hysteria about mass illegal voting that simply doesn’t exist, far-right activists now have the official support of Trump to advance voter suppression. But there's something Americans can do about it. more

Sep 5, 2017 2:35 PM Op-Eds

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The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

This cat is already out of the bag. A special investigative report. more

Jul 5, 2017 1:53 PM Dispatches 12 Comments

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Joe Brusky

Politicians should not be choosing their voters. It’s supposed to be the other way around. more

Jun 20, 2017 9:47 AM Dispatches

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Across the country, volunteers have been canvassing their neighbors to find out what they think about politics. more

Jun 8, 2017 9:51 AM Multimedia

“All North Carolinians can rest assured that Republican legislators will continue fighting to protect the integrity of our elections by implementing the common-sense requirement to show a photo ID when we vote.” more

May 17, 2017 9:56 AM Dispatches

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Mark Buckawicki

Trump claims 3-5 million illegal votes were cast in the 2016 election; in fact only 4 (four) cases of voter fraud have been documented. So, really, what is this new commission on electoral integrity all about? more

May 14, 2017 5:32 PM Dispatches

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A thousand activists gathered in Washington, D.C. at the People’s Action convention this past weekend. Their target? Translating protests into electoral victory. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:07 PM Resist!

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Gage Skidmore

A series of disastrous new rightwing policies and a call for a Convention of States underscore the danger of states’ lordship over cities. more

Feb 28, 2017 9:56 AM Dispatches

A panel of federal judges just ruled that Wisconsin must redraw its illegally rigged election boundaries. A new case aims to limit partisan redistricting for good. more

Jan 30, 2017 2:48 PM Dispatches

A close look at Trump’s razor-thin margins reveals a lot about the real mandate for the next U.S. President. more

Dec 16, 2016 2:01 PM Dispatches 5 Comments

Are the margins so out of whack that something *must* be askew? more

Nov 30, 2016 9:59 PM Dispatches 19 Comments

The recount aims to confirm a fair and accurate voting system. more

Nov 29, 2016 3:32 PM Dispatches

A North Dakota voter (likely white) has three times more say in who gets to be President. A California voter—most likely to be not white—has a vote worth only about 83% as the rest of the country. more

Nov 17, 2016 4:55 PM Dispatches 4 Comments

It will be good to put all this uncivil discourse behind us. more

Oct 20, 2016 1:49 PM Dispatches

Trump had a lot to overcome, and he came out swinging. more

Oct 10, 2016 1:40 PM Dispatches

In the end it was a rout. more

Oct 5, 2016 1:50 PM Dispatches

A tale of billionaires and ballot bandits. more

Sep 14, 2016 3:00 PM , Magazine

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