Gideon asks Collins, of all the key votes she has taken, Kavanaugh, tax cuts, etc, which vote does she regret the most? Colins says she doesn't regret any, said Gideon misrepresented votes. #mepolitics
"I don't know anyone in the Senate that is not for protecting people with pre-existing conditions," says Sen. Susan Collins. Lotta folks in the Senate. Might be worth a fact check. #mepolitics
On campaign finance reform, things get tense. Savage says she disagrees with "taking tens of millions of dollars from outside Maine and running negative ads that are frankly bad for children to see." #mepolitics
Gideon on seniority: "If Collins becomes appropriations chair, it means McConnell still is majority leader...when we think about the lack of progress on lowering the cost of prescription drugs, on more COVID relief, these things Susan Collins is not able to get done." #mepolitics
Collins and Gideon in agreement on infrastructure, need for more investment that includes rural broadband. #mepolitics
Savage: "I don’t think we can afford to not to public transportation in a big way...we have a lot of money in this country, we just need better budget priorities.” #mepolitics
Q: Would you contest outcome in court if you win plurality but lose in final ranked-choice tabulation. All candidates say they support RCV outcome. #mepolitics
A man in a Trump mask and Titans hat just screamed at a Biden supporter that vice-presidential candidate a “bitch” and a “POS.” “I was a Democrat until Obama came along.”
Savage says Medicare for all is her top priority, "will meet with anyone" who is also interested in that goal. #mepolitics
Collins asked why she still supports McConnell if he's not holding vote on COVID relief: "I’m not going to agree with any leader all of the time but I don’t hesitate to make my disagreement known." #mepolitics
“The conservative movement has built up a tremendous infrastructure in the state,” says @jamandell
He and @douglaspoland and @theMelBarnes plan to counter that.
The only local candidates we’ve seen with visibility are @Bradshaw2020 and @chrisjollyhale.
At 15th Avenue, there’s another crowd of Trump supporters on one side and a small group of Biden supporters on the other. President Trump is en route now from downtown and motorcade will pass.
Dezirae, from Nashville, said she bought her outfit online - “from China.”
Kansas small businesses still in need after depletion of CARES Act aid — about 4,000 small businesses across the state applied for but did not receive a working capital grant. | via @NoahTaborda https://t.co/MHz1wQNCaB
“I’m thinking of taking a bite out of your cow’s butt,” says this gentleman to a group from PETA. The cow he refers to is a person in a cow suit.
The anti-Trump crowd has infiltrated the pro-Trump group. Trump supporter is yelling “your Revolution sucks!”
Isaac is from Michigan but now works for @createdequalorg in Columbus, Ohio, defending the rights of the “preborn.”
Trump supporters are now chanting “Lock him up! Lock him up!” Not sure if they are referring to Joe or Hunter Biden.
Gage, with Trump flag, and his wife Deanne came from West Tennessee. “He supports Christians, he supports the first and second amendment,” said Deanne. “We think he was sent from God.”
One one corner, protesters shout “Black Lives Matter!” and “Whose House? Our house!” Diagonal to this group are Trump supporters.
At the intersection of Magnolia and Belmont Boulevards in Nashville, four groups have organized a rally to protest Donald Trump’s arrival for the debate.
Progressive law firm @lawfwd founded to ‘reverse assaults on democracy’
@jamandell @douglaspoland plan to tackle voter suppression and redistricting and be a counterweight to @WILawLiberty
@russfeingold @barbaralawton @theMelBarnes
Barrett nomination advances to the U.S. Senate floor with a GOP-only vote | The Progressive Pulse #ncpol #scotus #ncsen #Tillis
Barrett nomination advances to the U.S. Senate floor with a GOP-only vote
Tillis joins Republican colleagues as Democrats boycott vote in protest WASHINGTON—Republicans on the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday ap...
The life cycle of an absentee ballot
1.5 million #Wisconsin voters have already requested absentee ballots and more than one million of those ballots have already been returned to municipal clerks.
Controversial plan would bring waste processing facilities to struggling southern NC community #ncpol via @ncpolicywatch #ncga #ncgov #ncdeq #environment #creosote
Controversial plan would bring waste processing facilities to struggling southern NC community | NC Policy Watch
Company proposes to build controversial waste processing facilities in Richmond County, NC; old railroad ties; "biochar"
Barrett nomination advances to the U.S. Senate floor with a GOP-only vote. | via @ArianaLFigueroa @lauraolson https://t.co/aHT8D4OfMZ
Great presentation by Tom Jensen of @ppppolls at today's Crucial Conversation forecasting the national and state races in the final days of this election cycle. Thanks to Tom and all who participated. Remember: Early voting in NC runs through October 31. #ncpol #ncga
Ballot misprint could be issue if U.S. Senate race is close between Bollier, Marshall. | via @sherman_news https://t.co/cobQnQfEgR
COVID-19 has overwhelmed contact tracers in Wisconsin.
Public Health Madison & Dane County has shifted to the “crisis model” of contact tracing.
@DHSWI, @PublicHealthMDC @GWpublichealth