In San Jose, working people, and city workers in particular, have faced an antagonistic city government for the past eight years.
In spite of deep anger and skepticism about New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's sincerity, the Working Families Party has endorsed his re-election bid.
Texas completed its Democratic and Republican primary elections on May 27. Unlike the results in other states, "tea party" far-right Republicans triumphed in most of the contests.
A labor movement united around his election in the Newark mayoral campaign is seen as having been a key cause of the victory of Ras Baraka.
"We must walk the walk with the people in the struggles for economic and democratic reforms. Every victory does make a difference in people's lives."
The campaign is raffling off an AR-15 semiautomatic assault rifle as a way to build a list of conservative supporters.
This past Monday, the Florida Supreme Court approved a ballot measure to make medical marijuana legal in the state.
KUTZTOWN, Pa. - The never-ending push for right to work (for less) legislation in Pennsylvania is on the move again, but this time there's more of a tangible campaign targeting the conservative base.
NEW YORK -The frigid weather couldn't keep hundreds of supporters and elected officials from attending the inauguration of New York City's 109th mayor, Bill de Blasio, Jan 1.
Seattle voters shocked the political establishment here, Nov. 5, when they elected an avowed socialist, Kshama Sawant, to the nine-member Seattle City Council.