by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJanuary 28, 2011
Voters "don't want to be governed by an African American."
November 22, 2010
Old white wealthy Republican voters came out in droves for the 2010 midterm elections; minorities stayed home.
November 12, 2010
Will the Voting Rights Act stop Republicans from redistricting as they please?
by Lawrence Bobo onNovember 3, 2010
There are good reasons to be hopeful after the midterm elections. Just look at what happened in 1994.
by Joel Dreyfuss onNovember 2, 2010
After governing for two years with his party in control of both houses of Congress, the president finds himself facing a Republican House, a barely Democratic Senate -- and diminished black power.
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onNovember 2, 2010
Voter discontent does in the Democratic majority. Black Republicans Tim Scott and Allen West among election winners.
by Cord Jefferson onNovember 2, 2010
Despite wins from old-timers -- McCain, DeMint -- and Tea Party newcomers -- Rand, Rubio -- the Democrats clung to their majority in the Senate, and their leader, Harry Reid, held on to his seat.
by David Swerdlick onNovember 2, 2010
The Tea Party now dominates the GOP, but its members are in for a surprise. It will be harder than they think to go to Obama's right because so far, he's governing a lot like an old-school Republican.
November 1, 2010
Says Republicans pose the greatest threat to our 14th Amendment gains than ever before.
October 31, 2010
The buck might stop with the Buckeye State.
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