1. BlackPAC Survey Shows Black Voters Regaining Confidence with the Direction of the Country, but Reveals Warning Signs for Democrats Ahead of Midterms

    A new poll of registered Black voters in key Senate battleground states commissioned by BlackPAC and released Tuesday shows that while Black voters report being energized and excited to vote in the 2022 midterms — with 81 percent saying they will definitely vote — there are warning signs on the horizon for Senate Democrats and […]

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  2. BlackPAC Statement on Senate Acquittal

    Following the United States Senate’s vote to acquit Donald Trump after he incited a violent insurrection against the U.S. government, BlackPAC executive director Adrianne Shropshire released the following statement. “BlackPAC applauds the House managers and the brilliant case they brought before the United States Senate. Despite a majority of the Senate voting to convict Donald […]

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  3. Here’s where Black women political organizers are putting their energy next

    The morning after Black voters propelled Democrats to two Senate runoff victories in Georgia, BlackPAC Executive Director Adrianne Shropshire was signing off on an invoice for polling on Black voters in the 2021 Virginia governor’s race — the organization’s next target. After mobilizing Black voters in the 2020 cycle, particularly in rural areas, Black women […]

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  4. How Democrats Learned From November And Won In Georgia

    By the end of election week in November, Democrats’ hopes of winning a sizable majority in the U.S. Senate had fallen apart. But the party’s operatives had already started developing their plan to squeeze out enough seats to win control. Losses in Maine and North Carolina meant Democrats needed to sweep two runoff races in […]

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  5. Georgia Senate Runoff Elections Trigger Panicked Door Knocking by Both Parties

    Republicans and Democrats have concluded that the outcome of two runoff races here, which will determine control of the Senate, may well hinge on how their supporters reacted to November’s presidential result. Both sides have reason for concern. Republicans worry that disillusioned backers of President Trump, convinced the system is rigged against them, in large […]

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  6. BlackPAC rolls out Senate race endorsements for the first time

    BlackPAC on Thursday announced its inaugural batch of Senate race endorsements, as this year’s election cycle enters the home stretch. The left-leaning political group that focuses on engaging and mobilizing Black voters across the country endorsed Democrats in four Senate races in key battleground states: Sen. Gary Peters (Mich.), Cal Cunningham in North Carolina, and Jon Ossoff […]

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  7. Black voters need a new Senate as much as a new president

    The COVID-19 pandemic has wrought immense tragedy across our country, particularly for black Americans, who have faced a disproportionate rate of infection and mortality. The economic fallout could have generational implications. Yet in the face of this unimaginable crisis — which has left over 100,000 Americans dead and more than 30 million unemployed — Senate […]

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  8. Poll: Biden continues to dominate among black voters

    Joe Biden continues to hold a wide lead in the Democratic primary among African Americans, according to a new poll that also shows black voters believe the former vice president would do the best job on most of the issues important to them. In the crowded Democratic field, Biden has 44 percent support — 29 […]

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