Pop star Taylor Swift may have the power to swing the upcoming election in favor of Democrats, according to talk show host Bill Maher. During a panel discussion on his show 'Real Time,' Maher emphasized the influence that Swift holds over her massive fan base and warned Republicans against attacking her. Maher described Swift as a country girl from rural Pennsylvania who transcends political parties and could pose a real threat to Republican candidates. He suggested that her voters may not be registered yet and simply need her encouragement to get involved in the voting process. Maher's remarks were supported by evidence from 2023, when voter registration reportedly spiked after Swift urged her millions of Instagram followers to register through the nonprofit organization Vote.org. With Swift's popularity and impact, she could potentially sway the outcome of the election.