Wonky Week Newsletter

Your Wonky Week – Dec. 12, 2019

This week in wonky news! We’re complete policy wonks, and we own that. We talk about politics and polls and studies and data all the time (some say too much). But maybe you’re wonky too. If that’s the case (nerds unite!), here’s a blissfully SHORT newsletter highlighting some things we think are interesting right now:  Something Interesting to Read: Not to be …

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Your Wonky Week – Dec. 5, 2019

This Week in Wonky News! We’re complete policy wonks, and we own that.  We talk about politics and polls and studies and data all the time. Because we know lots of folks (like you) are keen on knowing what’s going on “in the weeds,” we’re sharing (in a blissfully SHORT newsletter) some things we think are interesting right now. So here’s …

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People Like You Helped Them Make History… the Grassroots Heroes of 2018

$499,502.86. With the support of people just like you, this year It Starts Today distributed $499,502.86 to Democratic nominees across the country. What did that support mean? It helped those Democratic nominees make history. Nominees like Ilhan Omar. When she and her father fled their home in Mogadishu for a refugee camp in Kenya during the …

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My Latte’s Too Foamy

Phil’s a highly successful businessman. Has a wife and 6 kids. And, with all his financial success, you can imagine those kids lead a pretty charmed life. Perhaps too charmed. It actually got to the point where Phil didn’t like some of the behaviors he was noticing in his home. I don’t remember the entire …

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Portrait of a Coward

We have a question. Is Trump really the bold, strong, tough leader his supporters think he is? Or, for all the tough talk and bluster is he really just a sheep in wolf’s clothing? To dig to the bottom of that one we turned to a 2013 Forbes article titled “12 Signs of Cowardly Leadership”. …

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