Insights: The composition of the first 10,000,000 voters of 2020

Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tipsheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends. Recently we launched TargetEarly, our comprehensive early vote dashboard that gives you the ability to analyze the early vote. The tool is updated daily and includes a wealth of demographic data including age, gender, race, … Read moreInsights: The composition of the first 10,000,000 voters of 2020

Insights: New Election Dashboard and Data on the 5.9 million Votes Cast

Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tipsheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends. Yesterday we launched TargetEarly, our comprehensive early vote dashboard that gives you the ability to analyze the early vote. The tool is updated daily and includes a wealth of demographic data including age, gender, race, … Read moreInsights: New Election Dashboard and Data on the 5.9 million Votes Cast

How to Interpret TargetEarly’s Granular Early Vote Data

By Tom Bonier I’m excited to announce the public release of the 2020 iteration of our TargetEarly site. TargetEarly will provide a real-time look at the American electorate as voters cast what will certainly be a record number of votes before Election Day. We believe this site will provide important context to an election rife … Read moreHow to Interpret TargetEarly’s Granular Early Vote Data

Insights: New and infrequent voter counts + early vote stats

Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tip-sheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends. To date, we have spent a lot of time looking at who was registering to vote. While registration continues to be an important metric, moving forward we will focus on analyzing who has already … Read moreInsights: New and infrequent voter counts + early vote stats

Insights: Latest Vote Count + Early Signs of an RBG Surge

Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tip-sheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends. Here are today’s key takeaways: As of Tuesday afternoon, TargetSmart has tracked 1,088,897 votes cast already in the 2020 general election. 7% of these voters are participating in their first general election. Based on … Read moreInsights: Latest Vote Count + Early Signs of an RBG Surge

September 23, 2020 – ME Dems Hold Commanding Lead Over GOP in New Voter Registrations

Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tip-sheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends. Here are today’s key takeaways: As Sara Gideon mounts a strong campaign against Senator Susan Collins, new Democratic voter registrations are outpacing Republicans by a wide margin. By the end of August, Democrats lead … Read moreSeptember 23, 2020 – ME Dems Hold Commanding Lead Over GOP in New Voter Registrations

September 18, 2020 – Dems Outpace GOP in VBM Requests

Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tipsheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends. Here are today’s key takeaways: More than 16 million Americans have requested a mail ballot for the 2020 general election (this doesn’t include the all-mail states which pushes the total to over 65M). Among … Read moreSeptember 18, 2020 – Dems Outpace GOP in VBM Requests

Dems Outpace GOP in VBM Requests

From: Insights@TargetSmart.com  Re: Insights: Dems Outpace GOP in VBM Requests ————————————————————————– TargetSmart Insights Thursday, September 18th  Welcome to Insights – TargetSmart’s tipsheet to provide regular updates on the latest voter registration, early vote, and voter turnout trends.  Here are today’s key takeaways: More than 16 million Americans have requested a mail ballot for the 2020 … Read moreDems Outpace GOP in VBM Requests

September 15, 2020 – Democrats’ Voter Registration Advantage Increases in Midwestern States Home to Protests

By Tom Bonier It’s an understatement to write that America is living through challenging times. We are experiencing a public health crisis, an economic crisis, widespread protests over racial injustice, and the impacts of climate change as wildfires spread on the West Coast. As a result, the composition of the electorate may be more fluid … Read moreSeptember 15, 2020 – Democrats’ Voter Registration Advantage Increases in Midwestern States Home to Protests

September 14, 2020 – Vote by Mail Numbers

On September 18th, states will begin to allow voters to cast their ballots in-person, and more states will open early voting in the coming weeks. However, millions of voters across the country aren’t waiting for in-person voting to begin and have instead requested vote by mail ballots and it’s clear: Democrats are building a massive advantage … Read moreSeptember 14, 2020 – Vote by Mail Numbers