If Democrats beat their projections on Nov. 6 — say, they win 63 House seats, equalling the number that Republicans won in 2010, an unlikely-but-not-impossible scenario — we may look back on these fundraising numbers as the canary in the coal mine. That data, plus Democrats’ very strong performances in special elections, could look like tangible signs of a Democratic turnout surge that pollsters and pundits perhaps won’t have paid enough attention to.
A lot of you have asked for GOTV groups to give to. Here’s one that Maze Dancer has talked a lot about, Four Directions, that is dedicated to getting Native Americans to the polls. That could be crucial in North Dakota.