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AP: Campaigning finds a new normal as door-knocking resumes

AP: Campaigning finds a new normal as door-knocking resumes

Across much of America, the coronavirus pandemic isn’t fading away. But political campaigns are still forging ahead with in-person organizing. The pandemic upended elections this …

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The New York Times: The Progressive Turnout Project is getting back to door-knocking

The New York Times: The Progressive Turnout Project is getting back to door-knocking

The nation’s largest grass-roots organization devoted to voter turnout will begin in-person door-knocking this weekend — and canvassers will have to speak up to be …

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The Hill: Dem-aligned group announces return to in-person canvassing in seven states

The Hill: Dem-aligned group announces return to in-person canvassing in seven states

A Democratic-aligned group announced Thursday that it would return to in-person voter canvassing for candidates in seven states this weekend. Progressive Turnout Project (PTP) said …

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McClatchy: Liberal groups are restarting door-to-door campaigning. But not all think it’s the right time.

McClatchy: Liberal groups are restarting door-to-door campaigning. But not all think it’s the right time.

Convinced they can do it safely and under pressure to match Republicans, a selection of Democratic-aligned groups are moving ahead with plans to restart their …

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New Hampshire Union Leader: Trump endorsement in GOP primary race still riles

New Hampshire Union Leader: Trump endorsement in GOP primary race still riles

On the other side of the political spectrum, the Progressive Turnout Project is opening an office in Manchester to serve as a base for canvassing …

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CBS: Candidates for prosecutor explore “defund the police”

CBS: Candidates for prosecutor explore “defund the police”

After months of virtual campaigning due to the coronavirus, in-person activity is slowly starting to creep back up depending on where states are with reopening, …

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