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In mentioning voting in her Democratic response to the State of the Union, Stacey Abrams (pictured on election night in 2018) voiced what was already becoming increasingly clear: Elections will be a key part of Democratic messaging in the coming years. John Amis/AP hide caption

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Ahead Of 2020 Election, Voting Rights Becomes A Key Issue For Democrats

Whether the party's focus on voting issues has an effect on the nuts and bolts of the next presidential election remains to be seen.

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Shining Path Thievery Corporation
Minutes From Somewhere Else Moonlit Sailor
Skydiver Moonlit Sailor
W. 16th St. City of the Sun

Environmental activists occupy the office of House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi this past December. They plan more sit-ins to push for support of a sweeping resolution to address climate change. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Despite Few Details And Much Doubt, The Green New Deal Generates Enthusiasm

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Just Love me (Instrumental)

Republican lawmaker Allen Christensen is pushing a bill in the Utah Senate that would shrink the Medicaid expansion his state's voters approved. "They are not obligated to balance the budget," he argues. "We are." Cory Dinter/KUER hide caption

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Utah Voters Approved Medicaid Expansion, But State Lawmakers Are Balking

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Time To Go [Radio Edit] [Edit] Wax Tailor & Aloe Blacc
Heart Stop [Instrumental] Wax Tailor
One Day At A Time Gloria Estefan
Perdido Jeff Steinberg Orchestra
Rusted Railway Dirtwire
Amphibian Circuits Dirtwire

Maya Altman and her mother, Robyn Altman, visit StoryCorps in Parkland, Fla., to reflect on the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Madison Mullen/StoryCorps hide caption

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A Year After Parkland, A Mother And Daughter Remember

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John Stockton Slow Drag Chris Zabriskie
There's Probably No Time Chris Zabriskie
Don't Stop Me Now Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Silent Smoke Al 'Tarba
Sun Showerz Al 'Tarba

In mentioning voting in her Democratic response to the State of the Union, Stacey Abrams (pictured on election night in 2018) voiced what was already becoming increasingly clear: Elections will be a key part of Democratic messaging in the coming years. John Amis/AP hide caption

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Ahead Of 2020 Election, Voting Rights Becomes A Key Issue For Democrats

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Friday I'm in Love The Imaginary Trio

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