2018 election

2018 election

Could a Democratic Victory in Mississippi Stop Millennials from Fleeing?

Tuesday's election could decide a lot more than who sits in the US Senate—it could set the tone for the future of the state.
David J. Dent
11.27.18
House Party

Lessons Democrats Should Have Learned from the Midterms

Votes are still being counted two weeks later, but there are some things we know for sure.
Robert Wheel
11.21.18
2018 election

Everybody Chill Out About the Florida Recounts

Amid court battles, accusations of fraud, and fears of a repeat of 2000, Florida is sorting out who won three key elections.
Francisco Alvarado
11.12.18
2018 election

Beto O'Rourke Lost, but Betomania Is Stronger Than Ever

His strong showing in the Senate contest against Ted Cruz has Texas Democrats hopeful for the first time in a long time.
Julissa Treviño
11.8.18
2018 election

The Oil Industry Spent $31 Million to Kill a Climate Change Measure

Washington's 1631 ballot initiative would have introduced a revolutionary carbon tax, but thanks to fierce opposition it went down in flames.
Geoff Dembicki
11.8.18
2018 election

Everybody Loves Weed, Midterms Suggest

During a bitterly divided election, red states and blue states both embraced cannabis measures.
Eve Peyser
11.8.18
Criminal Justice

Florida Is About to Find Out What Happens When Ex-Prisoners Vote

A million or more new voters could be eligible for 2020 thanks to a ballot initiative reversing Jim Crow-era policy.
Jennifer Rae Taylor
11.7.18
2018 election

The Biggest Assholes Who Lost the Midterms

Ted Cruz might have won, but a lot of other fuckheads lost last night.
Eve Peyser
11.7.18
Views My Own

The Midterms Showed Democrats the Way Forward: Class War

Democrats ended up with mixed results on Tuesday night, but it's clear that economic populism remains popular.
Matt Taylor
11.7.18
Views My Own

Democrats Took Back the House, but Republicans Weren't Using It Anyway

There was good news for Democrats on Tuesday night, but they are still on the outside looking in.
Harry Cheadle
11.7.18
2018 election

Celebrity Voting Selfies, Ranked

From the most cringeworthy to the actually pretty cool.
Eve Peyser
11.7.18
Views My Own

This Election Could Decide the Future of Elections Themselves

A victory in Tuesday's midterms could give Democrats the chance to reverse Republican voter suppression and gerrymandering.
Harry Cheadle
11.6.18
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