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Election 2020

 

Trump Calls Biden 'Enemy of the State' in 'Fully Unhinged' Speech

"This is, quite simply, a speech intended to incite domestic terrorists to kill FBI agents and members of the Biden administration," said one attorney.

Brett Wilkins ·


Ginni Thomas Pressed Arizona Lawmakers to Reverse Biden's 2020 Win: Report

"Clarence Thomas' continued service on the Supreme Court is a scandalous and appalling breach of judicial ethics," said one observer. "He is implementing the exact same theories that his wife used to try to steal the 2020 election for Trump."

Brett Wilkins ·


GOP Declares Deadly Capitol Attack 'Legitimate Political Discourse'

"January 6th was not 'legitimate political discourse'—it was a violent insurrection on our Capitol," Rep. Pramila Jayapal retorted. "I didn't know if I'd make it out alive. Some didn't. We cannot let the GOP whitewash what happened."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Our Democracy Faces an Existential Threat': Progressives Warn of GOP Attack on 2022 Elections

"There are steps we can take to prevent this dire outcome," 58 advocacy groups write in an open letter, "but we must take swift action."

Brett Wilkins ·


Postal Union Leader Warns Trump Assault on USPS and Mail-In Voting Puts Nation on 'Dangerous Path Toward Dictatorship'

"Anyone who believes in the right to vote should enthusiastically embrace voting by mail. Without it, tens of millions of voters will be denied the opportunity to safely exercise their cherished right to vote."

Jake Johnson ·


Trump's Election Delay Threat Is a Coup in the Making

Trump's tweet was a shocking display of his authoritarian impulses and his very serious consideration of means to de-legitimize the November election in order to maintain his grip on power, no matter what.

Robert Weissman ·


'Fascism Coming to a City Near You': Trump Pledges to Deploy Secret Police Units to Major US Cities

The president also praised federal agents for doing a "fantastic job" with a widely condemned crackdown on Portland, Oregon.

Jessica Corbett ·


'More Work to Do' But 'Major Step Forward': Progressives Welcome Biden's $2 Trillion Green Energy Plan

"Biden gets a lot right... but he's still got a lot of room for improvement in increasing the scale, scope, and speed in which he addresses the climate emergency."

Jessica Corbett ·


New Campaign Prepares Mass Mobilization Should Trump Refuse to 'Leave Willingly' If Defeated in November

"Preparing for the possibility of Trump refusing to concede isn't just reasonable, it's the responsible thing to do."

Jake Johnson ·


'Chilling Harbinger' for November as Georgia Primary Plagued by Long Lines and Voting Machines Problems

After one voter waited over two hours to cast a ballot, she said, "It gives you a voter suppression-type feeling."

Jessica Corbett ·

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