NEW YORK- OCTOBER 18: Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America, speaks with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg during at the annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation dinner. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Bloomberg’s Spending to Help Democrats Ratchets Up

Billionaire Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his PAC have spent at least $16.8 million on the midterms.

2018 Midterms Primary category in which blog post is published
2018 Midterms Primary category in which blog post is published

Tens of Millions in Mystery Money Funded Final Weeks of Midterm Ads

In the final three weeks before Election Day, super PACs spent nearly $90 million on political ads without disclosing who funded them.

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Evaluating the Seattle Democracy Voucher Experiment

A 2017 program showed "democracy vouchers" for Seattle elections doubled the amount of users over traditional cash donors, and that participants were more representative of the city's population in terms of income, race, and age.

2018 Midterms Primary category in which blog post is published

How Much Did Your Midterm Vote Cost?

In the most expensive midterms ever, the cost per vote in one congressional race was north of $200.