Politics

Democratic Norms Are Under Attack, and Not Just by Trump

Like the president, state politicians are playing by new rules and openly trying to undermine critics who threaten their power -- whether they're lawmakers, reporters or voters.

As Democrats Seek to Rebuild, Progressives Push to the Left

Parties learn from losing, not winning. The lesson many progressives have drawn from Democratic defeats in 2016 is that the party needs to more fully embrace liberal policies and candidates.

The Emerging Strategy for Capitalizing on Women's Unprecedented Interest in Politics

Women have mobilized in large numbers to run for office before. Women-in-politics advocates want to make sure it's sustainable this time.

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