Profs & Pints: Our Threatened Vote

September 17, 2018

Profs and Pints presents: “Our Threatened Vote,” with Allan J. Lichtman, distinguished professor of history at American University and author of The Embattled Vote in America: From the Founding to the Present.

With crucial elections coming up in November, hear …

Voting at 16?

May 16, 2018

Ward 6 Council member Charles Allen recently introduced legislation that would allow 16- and 17-year-olds to vote. If passed, District 16-year-olds could vote not only in local elections but also in federal elections, which is to say that these teens …

Youth at the Polls: The Big If

October 25, 2017

By Robert Weiner and Christina McDowell

On Nov. 6, 2018, all 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and 34 of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate will be up for reelection. Democrats might have a shot at