Jun 05, 2013
Progressive Texans just might lead a Democratic revival in the ultimate red state. Here's how.
Jun 04, 2013
The region's emerging majority is progressive. Its capitols are more conservative than ever. Something's got to give.
May 22, 2013
Why did the tar-sands pipeline become the hot issue in a Massachusetts primary election thousands of miles away from where it might be built?
May 20, 2013
Los Angeles has the nation’s smartest, most successful union movement. So why is it coming out of tomorrow’s mayoral election so banged up?
May 17, 2013
The problem is not that the federal tax agency used political criteria to scrutinize groups. It's that it shouldn't be vetting political organizations at all.
May 13, 2013
Bindiya Rana doesn't expect to emerge victorious once all of the votes from Saturday's election in Pakistan are counted, but the fact that her name was on the ballot is something worth celebrating.
May 01, 2013
Markey and Gomez advance to the next round in the Massachusetts senate special election.
Apr 22, 2013
A new Demos report analyzes Connecticut's public financing of its elections system.
Apr 11, 2013
Legislators take aim at unattributable campaign mega-bucks
Mar 19, 2013
Supporters of the law claim we need it prevent voter fraud, but Proposition 200's true goal? Disenfranchising minorities.
Mar 04, 2013
This year, policies to expand voting may pass not only in blue states like New York but also on Republican-controlled turf.
Feb 21, 2013
What issues will define the next Democratic presidential primary?
Feb 04, 2013
How progressives took over Massachusetts politics
Jan 31, 2013
The 2012 election awarded us a peculiar form of coalition government. Will it hinder Dems as they pursue their ambitious agenda?
Jan 30, 2013
Our governing document creates no right to vote. It’s time it did.