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Has a relationship been identified between a state's position on abortion and its political leanings?

The Republican party's platform is anti-abortion: • “Proud to be the party that protects human life and offers real solutions for women” and “strongly oppose[s] infanticide,” including specific ...
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Why is the Democratic convention after State ballot deadlines?

The only honest answer to this question is that it simply wasn't an issue prior to this election cycle. The modern primary and ballot systems are designed around 1940s technology: the printing press ...
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Has Biden ever explained why he is running for president (2024)?

In Biden's campaign launch video (which is narrated by Biden himself) he lists various things he is for and against Freedom and fairness ("to make sure everyone has a shot at making it") ...
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Has Biden ever explained why he is running for president (2024)?

FWTW, at one point late last year he said it was mainly because Trump was running, but then sort-of 'backtracked' answering a hypothetical. “If Trump wasn’t running, I’m not sure I’d be running,” he ...
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Has Biden ever explained why he is running for president (2024)?

In a campaign speech last week Biden mentioned that for all that he did do in office he has not yet raised taxes on those who are earning over $400,000. That is something he needs a second term to ...
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Has a relationship been identified between a state's position on abortion and its political leanings?

Let's cross-reference the Cook PVI (2022) with the US News abortion list. States with restrictions over 15 weeks are in bold. States with laws beyond 15 weeks that are also R+ anything are also in ...
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What makes California a Democratic state?

California is only controlled by Democrats in large urban area. Like the rest of the USA once you are outside of the cities, it is solidly Republican. However the population of those urban areas ...
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