The One State That Could Actually Expand Voting Rights

The One State That Could Actually Expand Voting Rights

This post was originally published on this sitePhoto Illustration by Kelly Caminero/Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/Getty If access to the ballot box is worth fighting for, it has never faced a battle like this. In Iowa, someone returning an absentee ballot for a friend with a disability could face a stiff...

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Should we drop all these mask mandates? Here’s what the CDC director says

Should we drop all these mask mandates? Here’s what the CDC director says

This post was originally published on this site  Students line up to enter Christa McAuliffe School in Jersey City, N.J., on April 29, 2021. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy will end a statewide mask mandate to protect against COVID-19 in schools and child care centers, his office said Monday, Feb...

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Biden turns his focus to governors ahead of midterm elections

Biden turns his focus to governors ahead of midterm elections

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden on Wednesday is turning his focus to making new commitments to elect more Democratic governors, a Biden adviser told CNN, following on his pledge to be deeply involved in this year’s midterm elections.

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Republican businessman unveils new bid for Connecticut governor

Republican businessman unveils new bid for Connecticut governor

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican Bob Stefanowski is jumping into the race for Connecticut governor, setting up a potential rematch against Gov. Ned Lamont (D) after a narrow loss in 2018. “I’m running because I fundamentally believe that by working together, we can…

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