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Author: Nate Gundy

Donald Trump’s efforts to court rightwing billionaires into financing his presidential campaign are bearing fruit as some donors who supported him four years ago, but then gave their money to his primary rivals, are returning to the former president. During a visit to Las Vegas last month, Trump successfully wooed Robert Bigelow who previously donated to Desantis’s failed presidential campaign. Bigelow pledged $20 million to Trump’s campaign along with another $1 million towards the ever mounting cost of Trump’s legal woes. Bigelow is just

Wisconsin’s Democratic Governor Tony Evers signed new legislative maps into law on Monday, shifting the balance of power in a state legislature that has been dominated by the GOP for more than a decade. The change comes after the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled that the state’s existing maps, which have been described by experts as some of the most gerrymandered in the country, were unconstitutional. According to analysis by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel the new maps have a roughly even split of Democratic and

Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib urged Democrats in Dearborn, Michigan to vote against President Joe Biden in a message shared across social media. Tlaib joined calls from many progressive activists in the state to vote “uncommitted” in the state's Democratic presidential primary on February 27th. The Palestinian American congresswoman cited her dissatisfaction with the Biden administration's role in the war between Israel and Hamas as her reason for urging people to vote against him.Visit NBC News to learn moreImage Credit:brads651 (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 DEED)

Officials with the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) are introducing a new program this week to the National Association of State Election Directors and National Association of Secretaries of State aimed at boosting election security. The program aims to shore up support for local elections offices and provide reassurance to voters that this year’s presidential election will be safe and accurate. The list of challenges facing local elections offices seems to keep growing and CISA hopes this program will provide a remedy

Unlike in the general election, United States territories get a say in who each party nominates for president, and citizens of the U.S. Virgin Islands are poised to cast their votes in Republican caucuses this week. The territories tend to march to the beat of their own drum, so the contest between Donald Trump and Nikki Haley could be closer than previous primary elections. The election will also be held using ranked choice voting, whereby each voter will rank their first choice for president,