Lessons from the Midterms

By Jeff Turner and J.M. Whit On November 6th, a “blue wave” swept across the country, allowing Democrats to regain control of the House of Representatives after eight years of Republican control. Democrats also won several governorships, and majorities in multiple state legislatures as well. That wave, however, did not

The Silent Trump Voter

By Jeff Turner Donald Trump winning the 2016 Presidential election had pundits and progressives/liberals alike wondering how it could be possible. The polls showed Hillary Clinton winning in key swing states, her favorability  slightly higher than the abysmal level it was for Mr. Trump. The Election made clear the massive

Why Voting Matters

By Jeff Turner The midterm elections take place on Tuesday November 6th, and early voting has already commenced here in Indiana. There are even satellite locations available for Hoosier voters this election cycle. Voter participation in midterms is typically abysmal. Indiana ranked dead last (14%) in voter turnout during the