Sean McElwee

Views My Own

The More People Vote, the More Progressives Win

No wonder Republicans are so desperate to depress turnout.
Sean McElwee
Colin McAuliffe
7.2.18
Views My Own

Sick People Want Government Healthcare, but They're Not Voting

New evidence shows that "health bias" among voters is real, and it's helping to block progressive priorities.
Sean McElwee
5.9.18
Views My Own

Democrats Aren't Pushing This Popular Policy That Would Raise Wages

Wage boards are a popular and effective way to boost incomes for workers. So why aren't more politicians embracing it?
Sean McElwee
Jon Green
Colin McAuliffe
4.24.18
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If Democrats Listened to Their Voters, They'd Be Moving Left

The Democratic base overwhelmingly supports progressive positions. It's time for the party to pay attention.
Colin McAuliffe
Sean McElwee
4.13.18
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Racial Resentment Is in the NRA's DNA, Data Finds

NRA members are more likely to answer yes to survey questions like, "If black people would only try harder they could be just as well-off as whites."
Sean McElwee
3.29.18
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The Cause the Resistance Cares Most About Is Ending Voter Suppression

Our poll of more than 400 "political influencers" shows what the Democratic base is passionate about.
Matt McDermott
Sean McElwee
2.22.18
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Democrats Should Run on Gun Control All Over the Country

Common-sense reform wouldn't just be effective, it's more popular than many candidates realize.
Sean McElwee
2.16.18
Views My Own

These House Democrats Should Be Scared of Progressives

We crunched the numbers to see which congresspeople the left should challenge in primaries.
Sean McElwee
Jon Green
2.7.18
Views My Own

These Democratic Senators Should Be Afraid for Their Jobs

A breakdown of data shows which Democrats progressives should be thinking about targeting in primaries.
Jon Green
Sean McElwee
1.23.18
Trump's First Year

This Is What a White Supremacist Department of Justice Looks Like

Jeff Sessions's tenure as attorney general shows how far to the right the Republican Party has swerved under Trump.
Sean McElwee
1.15.18
Views My Own

Six Lessons Democrats Should Learn from Alabama

They can win big next year if they don't screw it up.
Sean McElwee
12.13.17
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Democrats Are Doomed Unless They Start Listening to Millennials

Candidates may be tempted to court older white Trump voters, but that's exactly the wrong approach.
Sean McElwee
11.17.17