On August 5, 48 years ago, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act, announcing, "This right to vote is the basic right without which all others are meaningless."
"Where do these Latinos stand on immigration reform? How do they feel on the debate over it so far? We decided to explore their views."
The American Legislative Council, known as ALEC, is an outfit controlled and financed by some of the biggest corporate financial barons.
Self-serving hypocrisy has blown up for two Republicans who are both maneuvering to be considered for the GOP nomination for president in 2016.
DANVILLE, Va. - The race for Virginia's governor may be remembered for how many shoes will drop before Election Day.
The right wing's Southern strategy can only be defeated by a progressive Southern strategy.
Republicans in Congress are continuing to try everything possible to obstruct, delay or outright prevent the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, sometimes called Obamacare.
The debate, held at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, drew not only workers who are members of unions but people impacted by the economic crisis in many different ways.
A crowd packed Berkeley City Hall to celebrate the life of Maudelle Shirek, an extraordinary woman dubbed "the conscience of the council."
The widespread use of voter suppression laws has created a national awareness among the electorate that it is time to review and revise the conduct of national elections.