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Winning Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District is key to Democrats’ hopes of gaining the 24 seats they need to retake the U.S. House of Representatives next November.
The Office of Compliance said it had paid $354,465.85 to settle 16 total claims of employment discrimination, retaliation and harassment from fiscal 2008 through fiscal 2012.
The poll found that a majority of Americans consider politics to be among their least favorite topics to discuss in mixed company over the holidays.
Biden declined to seek the Democratic nomination for last year’s presidential election in the wake of his son’s death.
“Transgender people are just as qualified to say, ‘Hey, I can’t stand being stuck in traffic right now. I have some ideas to fix this,’” said Danica Roem, who is campaigning to be the country’s first transgender state legislator.
Thousands of potential first-time candidates are exploring political bids in what Democratic veterans say is an unprecedented surge of activity.
“Despite higher labor participation and voting rates, at all educational levels Black women are concentrated in lower paying jobs than most other groups of workers, and have poor outcomes in healthcare, criminal justice and life expectancy.”
“Investing in Black women's political leadership is a solid return on investment,” the women said in a letter to Democratic Party Chair Tom Perez.
“Donald Trump portrays our inner cities as if they are the ailments of American society,” Shermichael Singleton wrote in the op-ed that cost him his job.
Dylann Roof faces charges including hate crimes for the murders of nine Black parishioners at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston in 2015.
The investors "do not support legislation that limits discrimination protections and hampers the ability of our companies to offer open and productive workplaces and communities."
Voters can catch up on political news via the Election Central destination on Xfinity On Demand.
From whoppers about being a member of Kappa Alpha Psi and his college degree to tweaking facts about his military record, Trump's number one Black supporter has a credibility collapse.
Race — always a subtext in American politics — has moved center stage in this year’s presidential campaign. Commentary by Jesse Jackson.
Vile tweets were sent in defense of the Republican presidential candidate.
A Stanford University study shows "racially-threatened whites motivated to restore the symbolic status of whites in America." " surprising if you think of the Tea Party as a sort of historical bridge to the Trump candidacy," said a Stanford professor.
A student political group at the University of South Florida posted the photo on social media, spurring controversy.
Reporters and editors resign because the conservative company has become a "Donald J. Trump for President media network."
The white North Carolina man charged said if he encounters the Black man he assaulted again, he “might have to kill him.”
The presidential candidates campaign heavily ahead of the Democratic primary in South Carolina.
Sam Nunberg, former communications advisor of Trump’s campaign, denies the posts; insists, “… anything that was posted under my name does not mean I posted it.”
A new study projects explosive growth for Asian American registered voters and raises questions about the future of their political participation and clout.
Jeb Bush calls on Senate Republicans to stop stalling. President Obama has called the delay an “embarrassment.” Reports indicate a vote may come this week.
Ignoring orders from the U.S. Supreme Court, the Alabama Supreme Court continues to block marriage for same-gender couples. But Alabama’s current governor doesn’t think it’s a civil-rights issue.