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Blunting Foreign Interference Efforts by Learning the Lessons of the Past Report

Blunting Foreign Interference Efforts by Learning the Lessons of the Past

America was caught off guard in 2016, but the country has learned a great deal from that experience—and by understanding what happened in the past, it can better protect upcoming elections.

James Lamond, Jeremy Venook

Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Was Defeated in the 2018 Midterm Elections Article
Immigrants and supporters march in Los Angeles in opposition to President Donald Trump's order to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program on September 5, 2017. (Getty/David McNew)

Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Was Defeated in the 2018 Midterm Elections

The results of the 2018 midterm elections show that voters are weary of divisive, hateful messages and that they instead prefer solutions to long-standing issues.

Laura Muñoz Lopez

Education in the 2018 Midterms Article
On May 16, 2018, Teachers from across the state of North Carolina marched through Raleigh in protest of chronic disinvestment in public education. (Getty/AFP/Logan Cyrus)

Education in the 2018 Midterms

In the 2018 midterms, education was a key issue in many state-level races, as some pro-education candidates won races and a number of education-related ballot measures were approved.

Jessica Yin, Scott Sargrad

Midterm Election Special With Neera Tanden Podcast
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Midterm Election Special With Neera Tanden

This week, Daniella and Ed sit down with Center for American Progress' President and CEO Neera Tanden to discuss the 2018 midterm elections, policy priorities for the new Congress, and the firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Daniella Gibbs Léger, Ed Chung, Rachel Rosen, 1 More Kyle Epstein

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