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2019 Election

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“Democracy dollars” and an influx of small donations powered progressive city council members to victory over corporate money. Read more

, Politics

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Voters reject a constitutional amendment that would have ended tax refunds for state residents and re-directed those dollars to sectors in need of a fiscal infusion. Read more

Housing and Transportation

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Democrats picked up a governor’s race in Kentucky, the state legislature in Virginia, and several other races. Read more

Politics

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From Seattle to Mississippi, there are important races for progressives up and down the ballot. Read more

Politics

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Marcia Brown

At a forum in southeastern Virginia, candidates embrace a cause that once was political poison. Read more

Politics

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Voters can’t fathom why a booming state doesn’t have great highways, transit, and public education—and in November, they’ll have a chance to fix them. Read more

Politics

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When Virginians vote next week, they’ll have a chance to overthrow a Republican regime that governed through gerrymandering. Read more

Politics

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The Mississippi attorney general is running a competitive campaign for governor by emphasizing populist economic issues. Read more

Politics

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Brittany Gibson

While Democrats win its statewide elections, Republicans have clung to a narrow legislative majority. But next week’s elections may end their reign. Read more

, Politics

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Elaine Thompson/AP Photo

The e-commerce giant has dropped $1.45 million to buy the Seattle City Council and blunt a vibrant working-class movement. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Led by Amazon, which has poured $1.4 million into defeating socialist and progressive candidates, the city’s corporate sector wants to stop dead any talk of higher taxes funding public services. Read more

Money, Politics and Power