voter turnout

Presidential Debate #1: Disaster or Home Run?

Will U.S. Democracy Survive the November Election? “Stand Back and Stand By” (AFTER You’ve Voted) [Note to Readers: The views expressed here are solely those of Ross Kaplan, and do not represent Edina Realty, Berkshire Hathaway, or any other entity referenced.] Last night’s Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden has almost universally been...
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Trial Balloon: Jon Stewart for U.S. Senate

TV Ratings Bonanza While Jon Stewart mulls his post-Daily Show career options, here’s a brainstorm: Want to inject some excitement into 2016 national politics? Find a way to energize apathetic, notoriously low-turnout Millennials and actually get them to the polls? Run a candidate who speaks to them (and not a few Baby Boomers, Gen X’ers,...
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