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Voters turned out in huge numbers to overcome suppression and gerrymandering, and Florida registered a massive win for democracy. Now, the work of fixing the system must begin.
Live updates throughout the day and evening as we track how democracy fares, with a focus on turnout, voting problems, election security, and pro-voter ballot measures. (All times ET)
A state with a long and troubling voting rights history deserves scrutiny
Voters there are facing a new law
From purges to voter intimidation to machine snafus, voting issues have proliferated this cycle. Here, a Brennan Center roundup.
Our expert guide
Thanks to extreme gerrymandering, the midterms won’t reflect the voice of the people
Though the president supports some criminal justice reform, his rhetoric works against that effort
Here’s one reason why
One key reason, our research suggests: Elections aren’t producing representative benches