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Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
July 4, 2020 at 9:36 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Happy Fourth of July!

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Happy Fourth of July! Popping in on a Saturday to wish you a Happy Independence Day!    Good Saturday morning, reader!  I hope you and your family have a safe and healthy July 4th.             Sincerely,            David Be…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
July 2, 2020 at 2:12 PM

Biden, DNC outraise Trump and RNC for second consecutive month

Biden, DNC outraise Trump and RNC for second consecutive month Former Bush administration officials form 43 Alumni for Biden   July 2, 2020: The Biden campaign and Democratic National Committee raised $141 million in June. A group of approximately …
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
July 2, 2020 at 12:04 PM

15 months after the War for Independence began, Congress declared independence

15 months after the War for Independence began, Congress declared independence   July 2, 2020: On July 2, 1776—15 months after war broke out—the Second Continental Congress formally voted to declare our nation’s independence from Great Bri…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
July 2, 2020 at 9:39 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Trump’s 200th judicial confirmation is fastest since Jimmy Carter

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Trump’s 200th judicial confirmation is fastest since Jimmy Carter President Trump’s 200th federal judicial confirmation + a special offer to join Ballotpedia’s Coffee Club   Welcome to the Thursday, July 2, Brew. Here’s what’s …
Jerrick Adams · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 10:23 PM

Recent SCOTUS actions involving COVID-19 and elections

Recent SCOTUS actions involving COVID-19 and elections SCOTUS declines to intervene in two lawsuits involving COVID-19 and elections    Sponsored by Probolsky Research Welcome to The Ballot Bulletin, where we track developments in election …
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 2:56 PM

Priorities USA increases pro-Biden Arizona ad buy to $1 million

Priorities USA increases pro-Biden Arizona ad buy to $1 million Trump campaign names Jeff DeWit new chief operating officer   July 1, 2020: Priorities USA is increasing its July ad buy in Arizona by $831,000, bringing the total to over $1 million. …
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 12:03 PM

54% of those out working believe lockdowns did more harm than good

54% of those out working believe lockdowns did more harm than good   July 1, 2020: Among workers having in-person interaction with customers and co-workers, 54% believe that the lockdowns have done more harm than good. However, among worke…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 9:33 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: SCOTUS says states can’t block funding of religious schools

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: SCOTUS says states can’t block funding of religious schools The Supreme Court’s decision regarding public funding of religious schools + results from Tuesday’s elections   Welcome to the Wednesday, July 1, Brew. Here’s what’s …
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 2:53 PM

Trump campaign makes $95 million ad buy in battleground states

Trump campaign makes $95 million ad buy in battleground states Progressive Democrats, RootsAction.org call for Warren as VP   June 30, 2020: The Trump campaign made a $95 million ad buy across several battleground states. Progressive Democrats of A…
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 12:02 PM

18 weeks until Election Day

18 weeks until Election Day   June 30, 2020: Election Day is 18 weeks from today. Scott Rasmussen explores where things stand today in his Number of the Day podcast. Additionally, Ballotpedia provides the most comprehensive coverage availa…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 9:36 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Mississippi voters to decide first state flag measure since 2001

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Mississippi voters to decide first state flag measure since 2001 Today's Brew highlights Mississippi’s new law designed to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state’s flag + analyzes the number of 2020 congressional candidates   …
Sara Reynolds · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 12:08 AM

Bold Justice: Senate confirms Trump's 200th judicial nominee

Bold Justice: Senate confirms Trump's 200th judicial nominee Alexander Hamilton may have thought them the least dangerous branch, but we at Ballotpedia think federal courts are the most exciting! Welcome to the June 29 edition of Bold J…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 2:19 PM

Biden, Trump release campaign staff diversity data

Biden, Trump release campaign staff diversity data Florida, Pennsylvania shift towards Dems in Sabato’s Crystal Ball race ratings   June 29, 2020: Joe Biden and Donald Trump released diversity data about their campaign staff. Florida and Pennsylvan…
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 12:02 PM

52% of voters approve of Supreme Court performance

52% of voters approve of Supreme Court performance   June 29, 2020: Fifty-two percent (52%) of voters nationwide approve of the way the Supreme Court is performing its role. A Ballotpedia survey found that 31% disapprove and 17% are not su…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 9:35 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Oklahomans to decide on Medicaid expansion tomorrow

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Oklahomans to decide on Medicaid expansion tomorrow Today's Brew briefs you on a Medicaid expansion question in Oklahoma + data from this year’s state legislative candidate filings   Welcome to the Monday, June 29, Brew. Here’…
Ballotpedia's Federal Tap · [email protected]
June 27, 2020 at 12:12 PM

U.S. Senate confirms Trump's 200th judicial nominee

U.S. Senate confirms Trump's 200th judicial nominee Voters decide June 23 presidential, congressional primaries Welcome to the weekend! We've got this week's top political events lined up below. Don't forget you can read the full version by click…
Ballotpedia's State and Local Tap · [email protected]
June 27, 2020 at 11:59 AM

New York, Connecticut, New Jersey announce joint quarantine requirements for out-of-state travelers

New York, Connecticut, New Jersey announce joint quarantine requirements for out-of-state travelers Voters decide state-level races in Kentucky, New York, South Carolina It's finally the weekend! Keep reading for this week's top state and local…
Jerrick Adams · [email protected]
June 26, 2020 at 7:33 PM

Illinois Supreme Court rules that Chicago police disciplinary, misconduct records cannot be destroyed

Illinois Supreme Court rules that Chicago police disciplinary, misconduct records cannot be destroyed The supreme court's decision affirmed a lower court's ruling Welcome to Union Station, our weekly newsletter that keeps you abreast of the …
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
June 26, 2020 at 4:14 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…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
June 26, 2020 at 2:36 PM

Pence promotes economy, trade policy in Ohio

Pence promotes economy, trade policy in Ohio Lincoln Project airs pro-Biden ad in swing states   June 26, 2020: Mike Pence spoke about the Trump administration’s economic and trade policy in Ohio on Thursday. The Lincoln Project is airing a pro-Joe B…