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Jan
16
Which Members of Congress Were Giving Capitol Tours to Right Wing Attackers?

Which Members of Congress Were Giving Capitol Tours to Right Wing Attackers?

Several days after the startling attack on the U.S. Capitol, Rep. Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ), a former Navy helicopter pilot and federal…
2 min read
Jan
10
Making Sense of the Attack on the Capitol

Making Sense of the Attack on the Capitol

This is a loose transcript of the Close Read podcast for 1/9/20. I’ll be cross-posting these to Medium with more frequency.
9 min read
Jan
06
Democrats Won the Senate, Now It’s Time to Save Democracy

Democrats Won the Senate, Now It’s Time to Save Democracy

Democrats really did it. They flipped the Senate. Now the party has control of both chambers of Congress and the presidency for the first…
4 min read
Jan
01
Better Messaging Won’t Solve Our Political Problems

Better Messaging Won’t Solve Our Political Problems

It’s tempting to think that better messaging is the key to advancing good policy and getting big political wins.
4 min read