The Justice Department says it is looking carefully at the voter suppression laws put through by Republican lawmakers all over the country.
Elizabeth Warren's campaign to defeat tea-party darling Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., has surged to frontrunner status.
As thousands of civil rights and labor groups marched in New York City against Koch brothers funded and GOP-led efforts to suppress voting rights, the U.S. Senate scheduled January hearings on the issue.
They came in the thousands to let the forces of reaction know that their voting rights - rights that were fought and died for - will not be taken away.
They came to celebrate election victories in Ohio and across the country, the surging recall campaign in Wisconsin and the spreading Occupy movement.