Amy Klobuchar speaks as Hillary Clinton, Stacey Abrams, Iman, Bellamy Young, and more joined the CARE Virtual Summit to speak about COVID-19’s impact on the world’s most vulnerable populations. Getty Images

Klobuchar Worked With Law Enforcement Group to Increase Police Budgets

The possible Democratic vice presidential pick sought to dramatically increase the budget for a key cop-hiring program created by Joe Biden’s 1994 crime bill.

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Republicans Haven’t Always Been Against Lifting the Debt Limit

An analysis of past votes shows Senate Republicans have provided the majority of votes to lift the debt limit during Republican administrations.

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How Democracy Vouchers Increase Political Engagement

A new book explores how democracy vouchers, now in use in their third election cycle in Seattle, are being used by candidates to power their campaigns and are increasing the diversity of the donor base.

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House Dems Opposed to Cutting Pentagon Budget Got 3.7x More in Defense Industry Cash

Fewer Democrats voted yesterday to cut the Defense budget by 10% than voted for an identical proposal last year.