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Jerrick Adams · [email protected]
January 27, 2020 at 7:17 PM

Three states consider bills barring public agencies from requiring donor disclosure from 501(c)s

Three states consider bills barring public agencies from requiring donor disclosure from 501(c)s The legislation is similar to a 2018 bill in Michigan, which Governor Rick Snyder (R) vetoed. Welcome to The Disclosure Digest, a weekly look at state and fede…
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Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
January 27, 2020 at 3:30 PM

Yang qualifies for Feb. 7 debate in New Hampshire

Yang qualifies for Feb. 7 debate in New Hampshire Klobuchar and Warren receive top newspaper endorsements in Iowa and New Hampshire   January 27, 2020: Andrew Yang qualified for the Feb. 7 debate in New Hampshire. The Des Moines Register endorsed Elizabeth Warr…
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January 27, 2020 at 1:02 PM

11 states will hold gubernatorial elections this year

11 states will hold gubernatorial elections this year   January 27, 2020: Voters in 11 states will go to the polls and elect a Governor this year. In seven of those states, the current Governor is running for re-election (Indiana, Missouri, New Hampshire…
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Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
January 27, 2020 at 10:40 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: T-minus 1 week until Iowa

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: T-minus 1 week until Iowa Today's Brew highlights some interesting facts about next week’s Iowa caucuses + Idaho’s efforts designed to reduce state government regulations   Welcome to the Monday, January 27, Brew. Here’s what’s in store for…
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Ballotpedia's Federal Tap · [email protected]
January 25, 2020 at 1:08 PM

Supreme Court hears cases on drug offenses, school choice, and commercial arbitration

Supreme Court hears cases on drug offenses, school choice, and commercial arbitration Impeachment continues with opening statements and debates regarding trial rules Happy Saturday! What's on tap in political news this week? Read on for this weekend's edition…
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Ballotpedia's State and Local Tap · [email protected]
January 25, 2020 at 1:04 PM

Voters to decide battleground state House runoff in Texas

Voters to decide battleground state House runoff in Texas Montana Republican gubernatorial candidates debate Welcome to the weekend!  Keep reading for this week's highlights in state and local politics. For a full review of the week, plus a look ahead, clic…
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Ballotpedia · [email protected]
January 24, 2020 at 8:08 PM

ICYMI: Top stories from the week

ICYMI: Top stories from the week A weekly shot of this week's most viewed stories from Ballotpedia's Daily Brew. Email not displaying correctly?View it in your browser. Each week, we bring you a collection of the most viewed stories from The Daily Brew, condensed. H…
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Jerrick Adams · [email protected]
January 24, 2020 at 7:38 PM

Univ. of Washington employee sues SEIU over membership opt-out provisions

Univ. of Washington employee sues SEIU over membership opt-out provisions The suit alleges that the union unconstitutionally barred employees from opting out of union membership. Welcome to Union Station, our weekly newsletter that keeps you abreast of th…
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Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
January 24, 2020 at 3:48 PM

Biden, Bloomberg release Trump-focused ads

Biden, Bloomberg release Trump-focused ads Sanders campaigns with AOC in Iowa   January 24, 2020: Joe Biden and Michael Bloomberg are airing new ads focused on Donald Trump and the general election. Bernie Sanders will hold campaign events with Rep. Alexandria Oc…
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Ballotpedia · [email protected]
January 24, 2020 at 1:02 PM

85 years ago today the first canned beer was sold

85 years ago today the first canned beer was sold   January 24, 2020: The first sale of canned beer took place 85 years ago today. On January 24, 1935, “2,000 cans of Krueger’s Finest Beer and Krueger’s Cream Ale” were delivered “to faithful Krueger drin…
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Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
January 24, 2020 at 10:39 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Today only - your membership donation will be matched!

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Today only - your membership donation will be matched! Today's Brew takes a look at the special runoff election in Texas House District 28 + gives a quick rundown of state attorneys general responsibilities   Welcome to the Friday, Jan. 24,…
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Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
January 23, 2020 at 3:27 PM

DNC launches multi-million dollar operation in six battleground states

DNC launches multi-million dollar operation in six battleground states Trump will attend March for Life   January 23, 2020: The Democratic National Committee begins its first multi-million dollar investment in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Michigan, Florida, North C…
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Ballotpedia · [email protected]
January 23, 2020 at 1:02 PM

78,604 homeless Americans in New York City

78,604 homeless Americans in New York City   January 23, 2020: There are more homeless people living in New York City than any other American city—78,604. Los Angeles is second with 56,257. Seattle places third with 11,199.[1] Nationwide, 567,715 are con…
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Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
January 23, 2020 at 10:40 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Take our Learning journey on the civil service

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Take our Learning journey on the civil service Today's Brew highlights another newly-launched Learning Journey—this one on the civil service + who’s getting the most Ballotpedia pageviews among Democratic presidential candidates   Welcome…
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January 22, 2020 at 3:26 PM

Bennet, Klobuchar, Sanders, Warren in D.C. for impeachment trial

Bennet, Klobuchar, Sanders, Warren in D.C. for impeachment trial Four more CBC members endorse Biden   January 22, 2020: Michael Bennet, Amy Klobuchar, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren are in Washington, D.C., for the impeachment trial. Four more members of…
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January 22, 2020 at 1:02 PM

3 tech companies valued at over a trillion dollars

3 tech companies valued at over a trillion dollars   January 22, 2020: Three tech companies—Apple, Microsoft, and Google—are now valued at more than a trillion dollars each.[1] Apple became the first trillion-dollar tech company in August 2018 and last w…
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Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
January 22, 2020 at 10:41 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Briefing today - The 2020 intraparty conflicts in key races

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Briefing today - The 2020 intraparty conflicts in key races Today's Brew summarizes our Jan. 22 webinar on 2020 congressional primary battlegrounds + looks at upcoming filing deadlines   Welcome to the Wednesday, Jan. 22, Brew. Here’s what’…
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Caitlin Styrsky · [email protected]
January 21, 2020 at 8:43 PM

A reset on fair labor standards

A reset on fair labor standards Plus, a clash of land use authority between the state of California and the federal government. The Checks and Balances Letter delivers news and information from Ballotpedia's Administrative State Project, including pivotal…
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Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
January 21, 2020 at 3:30 PM

NYT endorses Klobuchar and Warren

NYT endorses Klobuchar and Warren DNC announces new delegate threshold for Feb. 7 debate   January 21, 2020: The New York Times issued a dual endorsement of Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren. The Democratic National Committee announced a new delegate threshold…
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Ballotpedia · [email protected]
January 21, 2020 at 1:02 PM

334 more Americans died from alcohol than drug overdose

334 more Americans died from alcohol than drug overdose   January 21, 2020: The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism reports that 72,558 Americans died from alcohol-related deaths in 2017.[1] That same year, 72,224 deaths were attributed t…