Wisdom from Steve Bullock

Steve Bullock writes in NYT: I was re-elected as Montana’s governor in 2016 at the same time Donald Trump took our state by more than 20 points. It’s never easy for Democrats to get elected in Montana, because Democrats here are running against not only the opponent...

Threats to Public Servants

Zack Beauchamp at Vox: Democracy doesn’t work unless citizens make it work. This not only means showing up to vote but also helping operate and administer the key institutions in a democratic society — such as schools, polling places, and local health agencies.  ...

Threats to Public Servants

Testimony of Al Schmidt, City Commissioner of Philadelphia, The Committee on Rules and Administration of the United States Senate, Emerging Threats to Election Administration, Tuesday, October 26, 2021 “This is domestic terrorism. The whole point is to terrorize, to...

Counting the Vote

John C. Fortier and Charles Stewart III have an AEI report titled Lessons learned from the 2020 election.     From the overview: The 2020 election witnessed a continuation oftrends established in recent elections, whereby vote counting has slowed and the votes counted...