election 2020

2020

Tom Steyer’s Facebook Money Bomb Worked — the Billionaire Is About to Qualify for the Democratic Debates

Steyer has dropped nearly $2.9 million on Facebook ads alone in the last month, according to Facebook’s ad archive.
Cameron Joseph
David Uberti
8.13.19
2020

Democrats Have Never Been This Unified On Gun Control. That Could Change Everything.

In 2008 and 2012, Democrats barely talked about guns. In 2016, it was a minor issue. Now it’s at the center of the national discussion.
Cameron Joseph
8.11.19
Hacking

Exclusive: Critical U.S. Election Systems Have Been Left Exposed Online Despite Official Denials

The top voting machine company in the country insists that its election systems are never connected to the internet. But researchers found 35 of the systems have been connected to the internet for months and possibly years, including in some swing states.
Kim Zetter
8.8.19
democratic debate

Tulsi Gabbard Dominated Search on Google a Week After Suing Google for Censorship

The 2020 Democrat has an outsized online following that includes pro-Trump trolls.
David Uberti
8.1.19
Trump Democrats

Michigan's White, Blue-Collar Voters Helped Give Trump the White House. Will They Turn on Him in 2020?

Trump won Michigan by just over 10,000 votes in 2016 in part by promising to bring jobs back. But now GM is laying off workers.
Cameron Joseph
7.29.19
election 2020

The Trump Campaign Is Trying to Own Libs by Selling Plastic Straws

For the astronomically high price of $15, you, too, can be the proud owner of 10 plastic straws “laser engraved” with Donald Trump’s name.
Alex Lubben
7.19.19
2020

Tom Steyer Is Pumping $100 Million Into His Campaign. This Is Why He Still Needs Your Money.

"Can you please donate $1?"
Cameron Joseph
David Uberti
7.10.19
2020

Iowa Is Getting Serious About Kamala Harris

After bashing Joe Biden on the debate stage, Harris returns to a much more receptive audience in Iowa.
Cameron Joseph
7.5.19
Hacking

Tulsi Gabbard Says a Teen Hacked a Replica of Florida's Election System. She's Wrong

Election security is a real issue, but Gabbard is not helping by getting the facts wrong about a hack that was demonstrated at Def Con 2018.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.1.19
2020

Marianne Williamson Knows You Think She's a Joke. But Her Campaign Isn't.

Like it or not, we're going to see a lot more of Marianne Williamson on the debate stage.
Cameron Joseph
7.1.19
2020

So You Crushed the Debate but Your Polling Still Sucks? Here's What Happens Next.

Booker, Castro look to convert a strong performance Wednesday into a lifeline for struggling campaigns.
Daniel Newhauser
Cameron Joseph
6.27.19
democratic debates

Democrats “Don't Give a Shit” if Trump Live-Tweets Their Debate Tonight

The candidates won't have phones on stage — but their campaigns will.
Elizabeth Landers
6.26.19
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