The majority of voters still support provisions like the expanded child tax credit, but Manchin has yet to revisit negotiations with Biden this year.
VP Harris told Charlamagne tha God she "gets" student debt because she took out loans herself, but she didn't elaborate on plans to tackle the issue.
"Chairman Bennett is lying and it is disgusting that he'd attempt to raise money off these falsehoods," an RNC spokesperson told the Washington Post.
"Sorry about this," Sen. Kyrsten Sinema told GOP. Sen. Tim Scott, who was walking alongside her at the airport, over the encounter.
"The country is moving past the Trump Presidency, and the GOP will remain in the wilderness until it does too," the editorial board wrote in an op-ed.
Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures and a frequent cohost of the “Pitchfork Economics” podcast with Nick Hanauer and David Goldstein. In the latest episode, Civic Ventures president Zach Silk spoke with Bill Hogseth, a political organiser from rural Wisconsin, about the challenge of reaching rural voters. Hogseth […]
In the five days from Election Day, November 3, the conservative social media platform Parler was downloaded nearly 1 million times. Prominent Republicans have encouraged people to use Parler instead of Twitter and Facebook. On November 8, Parler took the number one spot for free iPhone apps on the US […]
Black voters across the country – especially in Atlanta and Philadelphia – helped secure Joe Biden’s Electoral College win. But thanks to the way the Electoral College works, their votes count less than their white counterparts. If Biden wants to push back against the narrative that the Democratic Party takes […]
Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures, a cofounder of the Seattle Review of Books, and a frequent cohost of the “Pitchfork Economics” podcast with Nick Hanauer and David Goldstein. He writes that President Donald Trump’s win in Florida – largely driven by the traditionally Democratic Miami-Dade Country – […]
President Donald Trump reportedly scolded his senior aides after criminal-justice reforms passed under his administration failed to energize Black voters. “Why the hell did I do that?” Trump said, according to administration officials who spoke with The Washington Post. Trump has tried to boost his standing among Black voters, though […]
Latino voters are expected to make up the largest minority voting bloc in the country for the first time this presidential election. That political influence will be especially important in key swing states Florida, Arizona and Texas, which President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are both vying […]
A large swath of the American public has shifted in its views on race, but Trump’s base has not. In a new Pew Research survey, just 9% of Trump supporters say it’s harder to be Black in the US than white. Compared to 74% of Biden voters and 44% of […]
Amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Washington state voters are being asked not to lick the envelopes that contain their mail-in ballots for the March 10 primary election. On Twitter, Secretary of State Kim Wyman appealed to people with a catchy slogan: “Whether healthy or sick, please don’t lick!” People are […]
More than one-third of self-identified Democratic primary respondents said in a new INSIDER poll they feared international hacking could sway the 2020 election to Republicans, reflecting continued anxiety over foreign interference in next year’s presidential race. Over the past week, the subject of election interference has seized public attention. It’s […]
Many New Hampshire voters aren’t convinced they need a woman or a person of colour on the 2020 presidential ticket. A number of attendees at New Hampshire campaign events for former Vice President Joe Biden told INSIDER that a candidate’s qualifications matter more than their racial or gender identity. Biden’s […]
Former Vice President Joe Biden‘s early campaign strategy is focusing on selling his personality and experience over policy. Unlike other 2020 heavyweights like Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, Biden promised a return to normalcy, rather than transformative change, during his second campaign visit to New Hampshire. He skimmed over […]
A large chunk of Americans who said they’d be satisfied with former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders as the 2020 nominee said they’d also be happy with Sen. Elizabeth Warren as nominee, a recent INSIDER poll found. Among those who said they’d be satisfied with Biden as […]