In an email sent to her campaign supporters, Warren’s campaign manager said that they plan to devote staffers to helping win back the Senate.
Gideon ResnickIn a new memo to supporters this morning, Warren's campaign is announcing that they're making an 8-figure ad buy in the early states and putting resources into Maine and elsewhere to flip the Senate.
The recently closed progressive news site will no longer exist as a sounding board for think tank scholars after union complaints.
Gideon ResnickNew on ThinkProgress: Earlier tonight, WGA East told me: "We are continuing conversations with CAP and exploring our legal options." And @TP_Union asked for archiving of the site and halting of recurring donations. CAP is now saying they are doing both.
Gideon ResnickCAP said this evening: "ThinkProgress staff feel that the site should simply be archived, and we will honor that request, and end the membership program immediately.”
The Vermont presidential contender has the most donors throughout the country as well as in the counties that swung from Obama to Trump.
Gideon ResnickPer the mid-year ActBlue filing, it was known who was leading the donor race nationwide. But here is how it broke down in Obama-Trump counties specifically:
Sanders: 33,185 donors
Buttigieg: 14,294 donors
Warren: 13,674 donors
Biden: 12,040 donors
The senator led a bus trip to Canada with patients who use insulin (and reporters) to dramatize high prices in the U.S. that he attributes to corporate greed.
Gideon ResnickInsulin was so expensive, she said, that her family would sometimes make the choice between paying for the drug and paying for electricity.
“He felt that he was a burden to us. So my son decided that he was going to start rationing his insulin.”