What A Day

The Long View Of The Midterms

The Long View Of The Midterms

What A Day - August 9, 2021 - 23:22

Next year's midterm elections will dictate the future of voter rights, reproductive rights, climate change, pandemic recovery, and more. They may seem far off, but we can start getting ready for 2022 now. We spoke with Crooked's political director Shaniqua McClendon about the "No Off Years" campaign, which aims to support local organizers on the ground, register more people, and fight misinformation around the polls.And in headlines: the Dixie Fire continues to burn in Northern California, the Taliban seizes more regional capitals in Afghanistan, and Larry Page gets residency status in New Zealand.Show Notes:No Off Years by Vote Save America – https://votesaveamerica.com/nooffyears/For a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/whataday

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