Daily Clips: October 13th, 2016

Big money may not save GOP senators:

In this election, Senate Republicans started out defending more than twice as many seats as Democrats, but benefited handsomely from a spending bonanza by billionaire GOP donors who shoveled big money into congressional contests instead of giving it to Trump. A full 63 percent of the $737 million spent by super PACs so far in this election has been doled out by pro-GOP groups…

Can the Democrats resurrect the middle class? very in-depth article by Thomas Edsall which explores a variety of progressive economic agendas.

The Consumer Protection Agency is unusual, but not unconstitutional

US jobless claims at 43-year low: The labor market’s strength is good news for Obama’s economic legacy.



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.