Chris Bedford and John Daniel Davidson

Chris Beford is a senior editor at The Federalist. John Daniel Davidson is politics editor at The Federalist.

‘American Hustle’: Party Insiders Tell The True Story Of How Philadelphia Elections Work

Judges who obtained their positions by fraud, according to an indictment, have denied the Trump campaign’s ballot-watchers access, providing crucial unsupervised time to Democrat vote counters.

Trump Is Doing Better In Michigan And Wisconsin Than Polls Suggest

A week-long trip through these Midwest battleground states talking with ordinary people convinced us the polls aren’t telling the full story.

Western Wisconsin: Will Blue-Collar Trump Democrats Swing The State To Trump Again?

Once solidly Democratic blue-collar communities in western Wisconsin that broke for Trump four years ago could hold the key to this crucial swing state.

From Dairy Country To Green Bay, Trump Radically Changed Wisconsin Politics. Can He Do It Again?

‘There are two kinds of Democrats here: blue-collar Democrats and the sort-of intellectual elite Democrats who obviously didn’t represent the blue-collar Democrats.’

A Riot In The Suburbs: Inside The Changing Face Of Wisconsin 2020

‘Is this the way you solve problems? We’re barely making it with the lockdowns, and now this.’

‘I’m Worried He Will’: Trump Appears Poised To Win Obama Swing Counties North Of Detroit

In a state Trump won by a razor-thin margin in 2016, Michigan might be decided in a handful of counties just now emerging from months of pandemic lockdowns.