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ATTN: disillusioned progressives rage donating & text/phone/postcard-banking for down ballot races. LET’S ORGANIZE. Here’s some strategy for big structural change in the Electoral College.

FLIP: #AZ06|#GA07|#ME02|#MN01|#MN07|#NC08|#PA01|#PA10

You’re likely familiar with the GOP & ALEC gerrymandering state districts, winning both House and Senate in 2010. Dems could effectively do the same

Here’s how:
Our key to electoral reform is through the states. If we focus on the districts listed above, we can flip STATES
Thankfully, due to the hard work of voters and lawyers such as @marceelias, gerrymandering is widely struck down, and redistricting is either complete or underway. We can use this to our advantage. For more info, @slaythedragon is a great movie (on Hulu).
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New at @CookPolitical: House rating changes in 20 districts, all towards Democrats. I can’t recall the last time we moved so many races at once, let alone in the same direction.
More @CookPolitical: for the first time this cycle, Democrats have at least as good a chance of picking up House seats as Republicans on a net basis.…
(Here’s a graphic corrected for #WA03)
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We do say that @RepHagedorn has been Minnesota's least productive congressman.

Math agrees with us:… #mn01
While other members of Minnesota's congressional delegation wasted little time drafting and introducing bills, it took 264 days for @RepHagedorn to put forth his very first bill, longer than the combined days of all seven other members. #mn01 Image
With Hagedorn's constituents struggling with the rising cost of health care, a devastating trade war and crumbling infrastructure, @RepHagedorn has appears to have been sitting back and twiddling his thumbs in D.C., only introducing 3 bills since he's been in office. #mn01 Image
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‘Jim Hagedorn: Hands off our health care’ tour finishes up in Mankato today. Citizens across the district are asking their leaders to reduce their health care costs and increase their access. Jim Hagedorn’s votes have only done the opposite. #mn01 Image
“Our rural neighbors have high health care costs and that makes them not profitable enough for health insurance companies, we need a public option like the DFL has proposed in St. Paul.” - Dr. Aleta Borrund #MN01 Image
“When I was 15, my father was laid-off. But we were lucky, the #ACA ensured that we would still have affordable health care. Now because of Jim Hagedorn, I’ve grown sick and tired of having to worry about my family’s health care coverage.” - Kyle Edwards, Mankato student. #mn01
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We're in Rochester with Rep. @TinaLiebling telling Jim Hagedorn to keep his hands off of our health care! #mn01 Image
"Congressman Hagedorn has voted against making prescription drugs more affordable for Minnesotans and voted to allow pharma companies pay their competitors to not compete against them." - @TinaLiebling #mn01
"I want my congressional representatives to prioritize the health of their constituents, not politics. We don't have that right now with Jim Hagedorn." - Diane Hanson, breast cancer survivor. #mn01
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Here’s a THREAD all your Democratic Candidates #Midterms2018!
with photos, Twitter & Websites.
& Voter Info links to Registration, Absentee, ID, Poll Worker
Use wherever helpful.
#MN01 #MN02 #MN03 #MN04 #MN05 #MN06 #MN07 #MN08
Voter Registration in Minnesota
Am I registered?…
If registering ONLINE by October 16 here:…
Paper Application:…
Re-register if you have:
Moved, Changed Name or not voted at least once in last 4 years.
Democratic Candidate #MN01 #MINNESOTA

Dan Feehan

vs GOP Jim Hagedorn

[Tim Walz (DFL Candidate for Governor in 2018. ]

#VoteBlueMN #Midterms2018
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Wow, #Minnesota!
You get to start #EarlyVoting this Friday for your AUGUST 14th #PrimaryElection!

Here's a THREAD of ALL your Democratic Candidates with photos & websites. Also Voter Info with links.

Check to see if you're registered here:…

Voter Registration in Minnesota
Am I registered?…
Register ONLINE here:…
Paper Application here:…
You need to re-register if you have:
Moved, Changed Name or Have not voted at least once in last 4 years.
Democratic Candidates #MN01 #MINNESOTA
[Tim Walz (DFL Candidate for Governor in 2018. ]

Dan Feehan

Colin Minehart


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