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Ballotpedia · [email protected]
April 6, 2020 at 12:03 PM

749,493 people entered U.S. from China between December and February

749,493 people entered U.S. from China between December and February   April 6, 2020: Between December and February, as the coronavirus infection was spreading, a total of 759,493 people entered the United States from China. That total inc…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
April 6, 2020 at 9:35 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Coronavirus prompts ballot measure campaign request to collect electronic signatures

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Coronavirus prompts ballot measure campaign request to collect electronic signatures Today's Brew highlights that some Arizona ballot measure campaigns are seeking to gather and submit electronic signatures + the latest on coronavirus, government, and …
Ballotpedia's Federal Tap · [email protected]
April 4, 2020 at 12:43 PM

Democrats postpone presidential convention until August

Democrats postpone presidential convention until August Meadows becomes White House Chief of Staff Thank you for joining us this Saturday. This week's top stories are below. For a more thorough account of the week, click through to read the full …
Ballotpedia's State and Local Tap · [email protected]
April 4, 2020 at 12:36 PM

Forty-two states have issued stay-at-home orders

Forty-two states have issued stay-at-home orders Eleven states close schools for the remainder of the academic year Thank you for spending your Saturday morning with us. We've compiled the noteworthy happenings in state and local politics below. …
Jerrick Adams · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 9:50 PM

Judge denies Alaska State Employees Association request for court order for COVID-19 guideline compliance

Judge denies Alaska State Employees Association request for court order for COVID-19 guideline compliance The ASEA wanted a court order requiring the state to comply with social distancing federal and state guidelines for essential employees. …
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 7:20 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 Bre…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 2:34 PM

DNC postpones national convention until August

DNC postpones national convention until August Biden, Sanders call for Iran sanctions relief   April 3, 2020: The Democratic National Convention was postponed from July to August. Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders called for Iran sanctions relief. Share t…
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 12:02 PM

38% of voters fear economic impact of pandemic more than health threat

38% of voters fear economic impact of pandemic more than health threat   April 3, 2020: Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters are more worried about the economic threat posed by the coronavirus pandemic than the health threat. However, a na…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 9:38 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: States modify voting methods during coronavirus outbreak

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: States modify voting methods during coronavirus outbreak Today's Brew highlights states that have modified how they’re conducting elections due to coronavirus + a judicial nomination to fill the sole appeals court vacancy   Wel…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 2:31 PM

America First Action launches $10 million ad campaign against Biden

America First Action launches $10 million ad campaign against Biden Biden believes convention will be postponed to August   April 2, 2020: America First Action is spending $10 million to target Joe Biden in Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Wisconsin. Bi…
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 12:02 PM

47% of voters believe China to blame for pandemic

47% of voters believe China to blame for pandemic   April 2, 2020: Forty-seven percent (47%) of voters believe that China is primarily to blame for the coronavirus pandemic. A national survey conducted by Scott Rasmussen found that 34% dis…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 9:36 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: States release some prison inmates in response to coronavirus pandemic

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: States release some prison inmates in response to coronavirus pandemic Today's Brew highlights states that have released prison inmates due to the coronavirus pandemic + announces our coffee delivery service   Welcome to the Th…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
April 1, 2020 at 2:27 PM

Trump administration projects at least 100,000 deaths from coronavirus

Trump administration projects at least 100,000 deaths from coronavirus Biden endorses two Wisconsin school referendums   April 1, 2020: Donald Trump and the White House’s coronavirus task force discussed the projected mortality rate during a daily …
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
April 1, 2020 at 12:02 PM

45% of voters expect lockdown to last a month or two

45% of voters expect lockdown to last a month or two   April 1, 2020: Forty-five percent (45%) of voters nationwide believe it will be a month or two before most businesses re-open and social activity resumes.[1] A national survey of 1,000…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
April 1, 2020 at 9:37 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: 758 gubernatorial executive orders related to coronavirus

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: 758 gubernatorial executive orders related to coronavirus Preheader text: Today's Brew highlights the executive orders issued by states during the coronavirus outbreak + more Wisconsin elections on April 7   Welcome to the Wedn…
Ballotpedia · [email protected]
April 1, 2020 at 12:02 AM

25 states have issued stay-at-home orders

25 states have issued stay-at-home orders   March 31, 2020: As of March 30, twenty-five (25) states have issued stay-at-home orders in response to the coronavirus. They go by a variety of names: shelter-in-place, stay-at-home, stay home, a…
Jerrick Adams · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 5:27 PM

Policy under review: donor disclosure requirements for political ad disclaimers

Policy under review: donor disclosure requirements for political ad disclaimers Take a closer look at state requirements on independent expenditure and electioneering communication disclaimers. Welcome to The Disclosure Digest, a weekly look …
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 2:42 PM

Unite the Country, American Bridge partner to support Biden

Unite the Country, American Bridge partner to support Biden Trump announces more than 1 million Americans have been tested for coronavirus   March 31, 2020: Unite the Country and American Bridge are partnering on research, polling, fundraising, and…
Dave Beaudoin · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 9:37 AM

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Arkansas holds runoff elections today

Ballotpedia's Daily Brew: Arkansas holds runoff elections today Today's Brew highlights today’s primary runoff elections in Arkansas + previews next week’s state supreme court election in Wisconsin   Welcome to the Tuesday, March 31, Brew. Here’s what’s…
Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing · [email protected]
March 30, 2020 at 2:27 PM

Trump signs $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill

Trump signs $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill Biden and Sanders support freeze on rent payments for some tenants   March 30, 2020: Trump signed a $2 trillion coronavirus relief package. Biden and Sanders said they support a moratorium on rent pay…