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DemDaily: Houston Mayoral Upended

DemDaily: Houston Mayoral Upended

March 29, 2023 The dynamics of the Houston mayoral race were just upended with the entry of 14-term Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee into an already crowded field. On Sunday, Jackson Lee became...

DemDaily: The 2023 Election Calendar!

DemDaily: The 2023 Election Calendar!

March 24, 2023 The elections of 2023 are off to a running start, providing an ongoing litmus test of voters ahead of the 2024 presidential year. In the February 28 Chicago mayoral, incumbent Lori...

DemDaily: The Status of Cannabis

DemDaily: The Status of Cannabis

March 9, 2023 On Tuesday, Oklahoma voters overwhelmingly rejected a referendum — by 24 points — to fully legalize marijuana in what appears to be an about-face for a state that backed...

DemDaily: Chicago Chooses Change

DemDaily: Chicago Chooses Change

March 1, 2023 Voters yesterday rejected Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s bid for a second term, while sending rivals Paul Vallas and Brandon Johnson to an April 4 runoff. At 94% of the...

DemDaily: The Weight of Wisconsin

DemDaily: The Weight of Wisconsin

February 13, 2023 State Supreme Courts have taken on an outsized role in protecting our state and federal rights as the challenges to the most basic of those have multiplied in recent years. Each...