Vacant Senate Seats & How They’re Filled

Depending on the state, a vacant U.S. Senate seat could be filled via appointment or special election. Here’s why that matters.

Policy Grab Bag: 3 Ways to Make Our Democracy More Representative

Three changes we can make to improve the way our democracy reflects the people: ranked choice voting, multi-member districts, and a national popular vote for president.

An Explainer on the American Families Plan’s Pay-fors (with Charts)

How the White House proposes we pay for massive investments in child care, education, paid family leave, and more.

When Sheriffs & Local Law Enforcement Intersect with Immigration

The different ways cooperation with ICE is incentivized or coerced, why this relationship is harmful, and changes we should consider.