Elections (page 9)

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    The electoral impact of campus COVID-19 shutdowns

    Charles Fain Lehman and Chrissy Clark report for the Washington Free Beacon on the potential electoral impact of college campuses shutting their doors to students this fall. College campuses that once reliably boosted Democratic candidates in key swing states have seen voter registration rates plunge amid coronavirus…
    Mitch Kokai, October 7, 2020
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    Results Are In: Where Candidates Stand on Charter Schools

    Public interest in charter schools is higher than ever in North Carolina. A decade ago, about 41,000 students attended 99 charters in the state, but this year, an estimated 121,000 children will attend 200 charter schools – two of them exclusively online schools – as JLF’s Dr. Terry Stoops writes…
    Brenee Goforth, October 7, 2020
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis and Rick Henderson report for Carolina Journal Online on the political Left’s efforts to turn North Carolina blue. John Hood’s Daily Journal offers tangible reasons for optimism during trying times.
    Mitch Kokai, October 7, 2020
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    Correcting Biden’s economic misstatements

    Editors at Issues and Insights rebut Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden‘s recent statements about the economy. Joe Biden – along with his amen chorus in the press – keeps insisting that he and President Barack Obama handed Donald Trump a booming economy when they left office in 2016.
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2020
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on a debate between candidates for N.C. labor commissioner. The Daily Journal highlights the role of unaccountable, unelected elites in governing our country.
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2020
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    Problems persist with mass mail-in voting

    Katie Pavlich argues at TownHall.com that Democrats’ push for mass mail-in voting this year could backfire. When the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic came to America earlier this year, Democrats rushed to score political points and demanded elections be conducted through the mail instead of in person. They did this…
    Mitch Kokai, October 5, 2020
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    Bloomberg boosts Biden in battleground state

    Editors at the Washington Times highlight former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg‘s efforts to tip the presidential election toward Democrat Joe Biden. “By any means necessary” is a battle cry of the far left, coined by a Marxist philosopher on the Caribbean island of Martinique in 1960.
    Mitch Kokai, October 5, 2020
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    Pelosi prepares for potential power grab

    Susan Ferrechio of the Washington Examiner reports the latest frightening plans from the U.S. House speaker. Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised the possibility that she might become acting president if neither President Trump nor Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins enough electoral votes to declare victory in the election on…
    Mitch Kokai, October 5, 2020