After the January 6 attack on the Capitol, about 170 companies announced they were suspending donations from their corporate PACs to the 147 Republican…
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In the closing weeks of the 2020 presidential election, the Trump campaign faced a cash crunch. To solve it, the campaign effectively resorted to defra…
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Beginning Wednesday, the political news outlet The Hill is hosting a multi-day, virtual climate conference called “The Sustainability Imperative.” The …
Judd Legum, Tesnim Zekeria, and Emily Atkin
Over the weekend, about 100 corporate leaders gathered on a Zoom call to discuss how to respond to Republican efforts to restrict voting in nearly ever…
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Seven members of the North Carolina Senate have introduced draconian anti-trans legislation targeting children, adults, and medical professionals. An i…
Judd Legum and Tesnim Zekeria
The free expression of ideas is a bedrock principle for any democratic society. And that is particularly true on college campuses, where many young peo…
Judd Legum and Tesnim Zekeria
There is no greater proponent of Trump's false claims about voter fraud in the 2020 election than Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick (R). Patrick de…
Judd Legum and Tesnim Zekeria
In recent days, more corporations have spoken out against voter suppression laws. In Texas, American Airlines and Dell announced their opposition to tw…
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On January 11, Facebook announced that "following last week's awful violence" it was suspending donations from its political committee "for at least th…
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In early March, Popular Information identified 22 major corporations that financially backed the sponsors of voter suppression legislation in Georgia. …
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Texas already has the most restrictive voting laws in the country. But with the state trending blue, Governor Greg Abbott (R) and Republicans in the Te…
Judd Legum and Tesnim Zekeria
Upon assuming office, Biden has made a number of changes to Trump's immigration policy. Among other actions, Biden cut off funding for the construction…
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