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Morning Digest: Dems boost Republican by reminding voters her primary foe called Trump an 'a**hole'

Morning Digest: Dems boost Republican by reminding voters her primary foe called Trump an 'a**hole'

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, Carolyn Fiddler, and Matt Booker, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel
I Was Supposed to Eat at a Restaurant. I Bailed.

I Was Supposed to Eat at a Restaurant. I Bailed.

Even in a state that has weathered the pandemic well, going out again raises seemingly endless questions.
Want to win close elections in 2020 and beyond? Organize and invest in Native voters

Want to win close elections in 2020 and beyond? Organize and invest in Native voters

The first political campaign I volunteered for was the 2002 race of former South Dakota Democratic Sen. Tim Johnson. Seeing the potential of our own communities to be able to determine their own
Can Rocky Mountain Laboratories Find a Coronavirus Cure?

Can Rocky Mountain Laboratories Find a Coronavirus Cure?

A rural lab has a 120-year history of fighting mysterious diseases.
Want to pretend you’re on the Moon? Just move to Montana

Want to pretend you’re on the Moon? Just move to Montana

Moonrock analogs can be found right here on Earth, and Montana is now a major source of simulated lunar material for NASA. The mineral anorthosite is common on the Moon, but more difficult to find
Judge Vacates Oil and Gas Leases on 145,000 Acres in Montana

Judge Vacates Oil and Gas Leases on 145,000 Acres in Montana

A federal judge, rapping the Trump administration for its weak environmental assessments, has vacated hundreds of oil and gas leases across a large swath of Montana.
Judge Vacates Oil and Gas Leases on 145,000 Acres in Montana

Judge Vacates Oil and Gas Leases on 145,000 Acres in Montana

A federal judge, rapping the Trump administration for its weak environmental assessments, has vacated hundreds of oil and gas leases across a large swath of Montana.
Yellowstone Residence: A Modern Escape Nestled in the Rocky Mountains

Yellowstone Residence: A Modern Escape Nestled in the Rocky Mountains

Designed by Stuart Silk Architects, the home boasts an 8,100 foot elevation and sits on the side of a mountain.
Republican prospects for holding the Senate continue to tank, Trump blunder by Trump blunder

Republican prospects for holding the Senate continue to tank, Trump blunder by Trump blunder

In the span of a couple of months, Senate Republicans have gone from bullish on their prospects in November to pretty desperate. Back in February, they were salivating over painting Democrats as the
This Week in Statehouse Action: Bad Medicine edition

This Week in Statehouse Action: Bad Medicine edition

Greetings, stay-at-home squad!Another week, another slew of Republican state legislators deciding that our lives are expendable in the name of … uh … supposedly helping the economy by spending money

Uber Eats customers have given $3 million in direct contributions to restaurants

Uber Eats customers have given $3 million in direct contributions to restaurants using a new feature on the app designed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The milestone caps off a related campaign

US Supreme Court chief John Roberts takes aim at Neil Gorsuch’s “evocative” claims in EPA case

The chief justice skewered his colleague and defended the Environmental Protection Agency.
FEMA’s ‘Air Bridge’ to Coronavirus Hot Spots Leaves Other Regions on Their Own

FEMA’s ‘Air Bridge’ to Coronavirus Hot Spots Leaves Other Regions on Their Own

The federal government’s system of directing medical supplies for the hardest-hit regions has left areas out of the spotlight scrambling to prepare as the outbreak spreads.
FEMA’s ‘Air Bridge’ to Coronavirus Hot Spots Leaves Other Regions on Their Own

FEMA’s ‘Air Bridge’ to Coronavirus Hot Spots Leaves Other Regions on Their Own

The federal government’s system of directing medical supplies for the hardest-hit regions has left areas out of the spotlight scrambling to prepare as the outbreak spreads.
FEMA’s ‘Air Bridge’ to Coronavirus Hot Spots Leaves Other Regions on Their Own

FEMA’s ‘Air Bridge’ to Coronavirus Hot Spots Leaves Other Regions on Their Own

The federal government’s system of directing medical supplies for the hardest-hit regions has left areas out of the spotlight scrambling to prepare as the outbreak spreads.
You Can’t Go Anywhere, but Ads Still Promise Retreats

You Can’t Go Anywhere, but Ads Still Promise Retreats

Property owners are trying to lure buyers and renters in the grip of cabin fever, but experts and state and local leaders say escaping anywhere is fraught with danger.
You Can’t Go Anywhere, but Ads Still Promise Retreats

You Can’t Go Anywhere, but Ads Still Promise Retreats

Property owners are trying to lure buyers and renters in the grip of cabin fever, but experts and state and local leaders say escaping anywhere is fraught with danger.
You Can’t Go Anywhere, but Ads Still Promise Retreats

You Can’t Go Anywhere, but Ads Still Promise Retreats

Property owners are trying to lure buyers and renters in the grip of cabin fever, but experts and state and local leaders say escaping anywhere is fraught with danger.
Voting Rights Roundup: Court blocks New Hampshire GOP's law targeting young voters' access to voting

Voting Rights Roundup: Court blocks New Hampshire GOP's law targeting young voters' access to voting

Leading Off● New Hampshire: On Thursday, a New Hampshire state court struck down a voting restriction Republicans passed in 2017 that imposed new voter residency requirements and made it more
Steve Bullock on What It’s Like to Run Montana During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Steve Bullock on What It’s Like to Run Montana During the Coronavirus Pandemic

“We need federal support”: A conversation with Governor Steve Bullock of Montana