Category Archives: Political parties

Trump campaign sees political advantage in a divisive appeal to working-class white voters

Toluse Olorunnipa and Ashley Parker in the Washington Post – President Trump surprised his own campaign when he called out four minority congresswomen with a racist go-back-to-your-country taunt, leaving top aides initially unsure of how to respond. But in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Political parties, strategy, Washington Post

A closer look at who identifies as Democrat and Republican

Drew DeSilver of the Pew Research Center – Ken Feltman: This information may be five years old but it continues to be among the best available. American political parties have long been vehicles to represent ever-shifting coalitions of particular interests … Continue reading

Posted in Democrats, Pew Research, Political parties, Republicans

New Hampshire Democratic Party Warns Public to Remain Vigilant Online After Republicans Created Fake NH Dems Twitter Account

Contact: Holly Shulman, NH Dems hshulman@nhdp.org, (603) 715-4321 The New Hampshire Democratic Party warned the public to stay vigilant about the information they see online, following Republicans creation of a Twitter account that was meant to deceive voters into believing it was … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Cyber security, Democrats, Elections, Fairness, Political parties, Politics, Republicans

Poll: Biden leads Trump by double digits in Pennsylvania

Jonathan Easley of The Hill – A new poll shows former Vice President Joe Biden has opened up a big lead over President Trump in Pennsylvania, a Rust Belt battleground state that will play a pivotal role in determining the … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Political parties, Politics, Thought-Provoking Analysis

What More Than 40 Years Of Early Primary Polls Tell Us About 2020

By Geoffrey Skelley of FiveThirtyEight – How much can we learn from early primary polls? Back in 2011, FiveThirtyEight Editor-in-chief Nate Silver set out to answer this question and found that early national polling is at least somewhat predictive of … Continue reading

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