Daily Clips: October 12th, 2016

Trump’s ground game sucks: By  not prioritizing the ground game, Trump made a terrible error. Perhaps the biggest one of his entire campaign. And that’s saying something.

Washington voters to decide on nation’s first carbon tax:

Washington lawmakers have tried and failed in recent years to make polluters pay for their carbon emissions to fight climate change. Now, voters will get to decide.

No, most black people don’t live in poverty or inner cities:

39 percent of African Americans live in the suburbs, 36 percent live in cities, 15 percent live in small metropolitan areas, and 10 percent live in rural communities.

Support increases for marijuana legalization:

Millennials – those ages 18 to 35 in 2016 – are more than twice as likely to support legalization of marijuana as they were in 2006 (71% today, up from 34% in 2006), and are significantly more likely to support legalization than other generations.

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Nick Cassella
Nick Cassella graduated from the University of St Andrews in Scotland in 2014. After graduating, he worked on the Initiative 594 campaign before joining Civic Ventures, where he now manages Civic Skunk Works' social media presence.