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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
25 minutes ago
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Give Thanks: The White House Correspondents' Dinner Is Dying

The chummy, joke-filled gathering of DC elites seems to finally be on its way out.
Harry Cheadle
42 minutes ago
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Already Breaking the Rules

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won’t be sworn into Congress for a couple of months, but she’s already shaking it up.
Zeeshan Aleem
11.14.18
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I’m Watching the Place I Grew Up Burn from Thousands of Miles Away

California’s devastating Camp Fire is a solemn reminder to look out for one another, wherever we might live.
Daniel Stächelin
11.14.18
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Amazon Is Creating Cities for the Rich and Democrats Are Bending the Knee

Meanwhile, debt is exploding, Americans are very angry, and Donald Trump is honing in on a second term.
Matt Taylor
11.13.18
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Trump Is Remaking America in His Nihilistic Image

The country is getting nastier and pettier by the day. Blame the guy at the top.
Harry Cheadle
11.13.18
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It's Going to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Another mass shooting. Another presidential tantrum. Another white nationalist at the White House. And Robert Mueller in trouble.
Matt Taylor
11.8.18
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Don't Look Now, but the 2020 Senate Map Is Brutal for Democrats

Their only path to retake the upper chamber of Congress is to turn some deep-red states blue.
Harry Cheadle
11.8.18
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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
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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
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The Republican Path to Victory Is Restricting Your Right to Vote

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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Diehard Trump Stan Jacob Wohl Is the Most Brain-Poisoned Boy Online

The man behind the weird plot to accuse Robert Mueller of sexual misconduct is so much more than an incompetent political operative.
K.T. Nelson
11.2.18