May 03, 2017
The lieutenant governor says he’s the Democrat who can uphold progressive values and reach across the aisle in the Old Dominion.
Apr 07, 2017
With Republican Representative Mike Pompeo gone to the CIA, Democrat James Thompson is hoping for the upset of all upsets in Tuesday's special election in Wichita.
Mar 16, 2017
Same-day registration shows its power.
Feb 20, 2017
The time for that will come—but it's not now.
Feb 02, 2017
An ossified state party needs a long-overdue makeover if this key swing state is to swing back toward the Democrats.
Jan 17, 2017
A conversation with former DNC head Howard Dean on the race for party chair, looking beyond the Beltway, and rebuilding the Democratic Party.
Dec 08, 2016
Andy Puzder, the CEO of a major fast-food company and sworn foe of raising the minimum wage, embodies the right’s anti-worker, trickle-down agenda.
Nov 25, 2016
Declining socioeconomic wellbeing is fueling populist movements in the United States and around the globe, to the detriment of representative democracy.
Nov 23, 2016
Nearly half of eligible voters did not cast a ballot on November 8, and most of them are people the Democratic Party should be targeting.
Nov 17, 2016
Republicans control Washington now, but a string of successful campaign finance ballot initiatives at the state and local level has buoyed the democracy movement.
Nov 14, 2016
But how well can the biggest and most Democratic state resist a Trump presidency?
Nov 11, 2016
Ben Carson as Secretary of Education? Farce becomes tragedy.
Nov 10, 2016
Changing demographics, combined with the three-year effort by state Republicans to suppress minority and youth turnout, led to close races.
Nov 09, 2016
Now that the unthinkable has arrived, what is to be done?
Nov 07, 2016
Policy issues have drawn remarkably little notice in this sensation-driven election, but the two candidates’ platforms are as starkly divergent as they have been in a generation.