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Wisconsin primary still on for Tuesday despite COVID-19 spread

Wisconsin primary still on for Tuesday despite COVID-19 spread

The state of Wisconsin is moving forward with holding its scheduled elections next week, despite pushback from poll workers, interest groups, and even candidates concerned that in-person voting will
Whoopi Goldberg Grills Bernie Sanders Over His Decision to Stay in Primary Race

Whoopi Goldberg Grills Bernie Sanders Over His Decision to Stay in Primary Race

The Vermont senator has been pressured to drop out of the Democratic primary and endorse the party's presumptive nominee, Joe Biden.
Trump doesn't care about the dead. He only cares if they selfishly cost him his reelection

Trump doesn't care about the dead. He only cares if they selfishly cost him his reelection

Donald Trump is an absolute disaster of a president. Anyone who makes George W. Bush look good in comparison is beyond redemption. Everything we thought he was—a narcissistic incompetent asshole who
Letter: Klobuchar the best person to assume the presidency

Letter: Klobuchar the best person to assume the presidency

It is likely that neither Joe Biden nor Bernie Sanders, if one of them is elected president, would serve a second term.

Elizabeth Warren campaign open sources its organizing tools

The impact of Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign might be felt well after it ended. The Warren for President team is open-sourcing some of its key get-out-the-vote projects to help other
Letter: We’re under attack and it’s business as usual for Dem leaders

Letter: We’re under attack and it’s business as usual for Dem leaders

In less than four years, Trump has allowed a neurotoxin into our water supply that was banned under Obama.

HBO’s 'Kill Chain' doc highlights the flaws in US election machines

While COVID-19 might be putting just about everything else on hold, we're still marching towards a presidential election later this year. After the high-profile interference of 2016, election security
As Coronavirus threatens general election, California could be example for states expanding vote-by-mail

As Coronavirus threatens general election, California could be example for states expanding vote-by-mail

California, which has massively ramped up its use of mail-in voting over the last few decades, could be a model for others to follow.
Trump Considering Restarting U.S. Economy Against Warnings From Public Health Officials

Trump Considering Restarting U.S. Economy Against Warnings From Public Health Officials

Donald Trump might be taking the threat of the COVID-19 coronavirus more seriously now, but he's already considering restarting the economy.
Joe Biden wins Florida Democratic primary

Joe Biden wins Florida Democratic primary

Breaking News: Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden is projected to have won Florida, one of 3 states holding presidential primaries today. It's a Biden blowout,
Letter: Our defense is only as strong as the weakest health care plan

Letter: Our defense is only as strong as the weakest health care plan

Sanders is behind Biden in the delegate count, but his signature policy Medicare for All is winning over voters.
Letter: We may face a demoralizing choice: Biden or Trump?

Letter: We may face a demoralizing choice: Biden or Trump?

Either the lying, power-hungry, cognitively impaired Trump or the won’t-rock-the-boat, cognitively impaired Biden.
Trump Reportedly Didn't Push for Coronavirus Testing Because He Feared More Cases Would Hurt Reelection Bid

Trump Reportedly Didn't Push for Coronavirus Testing Because He Feared More Cases Would Hurt Reelection Bid

The Trump administration has faced mounting criticism over the lack of coronavirus tests in the United States.
Losing our jobs to robots may subconsciously be changing the way we vote

Losing our jobs to robots may subconsciously be changing the way we vote

Analysis of the Brexit vote showed a strong correlation.
Letter: Back candidate with the ideals of FDR and JFK

Letter: Back candidate with the ideals of FDR and JFK

Or we can stick with the same old formula peddled by tired, old politicians and big money yet again.
Letter: Only greedy politicians benefit from socialism

Letter: Only greedy politicians benefit from socialism

Those of us who learned or lived under socialism know its horrors and failures.
Video Shows Joe Biden Getting Into Tense Exchange With Union Worker Over Gun Policy: 'You're Full of Sh*t'

Video Shows Joe Biden Getting Into Tense Exchange With Union Worker Over Gun Policy: 'You're Full of Sh*t'

Biden refuted the worker's claims that he was trying to take away Second Amendment right.
Despite growing coronavirus dangers, Trump's ego vows to move forward with MAGA rallies

Despite growing coronavirus dangers, Trump's ego vows to move forward with MAGA rallies

Despite growing fears of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, Donald Trump plans to continue his campaign “as normal,” with no intention of canceling rallies. While Trump does not have any

Facebook labels manipulated video of Biden 'endorsing' Trump as 'partly false'

Twitter isn't the only one flagging a manipulated Trump video to warn users. Facebook has labeled a video of presidential hopeful Joe Biden appearing to endorse Trump as "partly false information,"
Nuts & Bolts: Why the Democratic delegate system works this way, and what happens next

Nuts & Bolts: Why the Democratic delegate system works this way, and what happens next

It’s another Sunday, so for those who tune in, welcome to a diary discussing the Nuts & Bolts of a Democratic Campaign. If you’ve missed out, you can catch up anytime: Just visit our group or