election

Georgia Voters Head To The Polls For Critical Pre-Midterm Primary

In a walkup to the November elections, several key races will be decided that could shape politics in the battleground state for years.
05/24/2022

New York Governor Appoints Congressman Antonio Delgado As New Lt. Governor And Running Mate

The move comes after former Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin was forced to resign after being arrested.
05/03/2022

Texas Lawmaker Gives Black Caucus Response To State Of The Union Address, As State Primary Results Emerge

Democratic congressman and CBC member Colin Allred urged the Biden Administration to protect voting rights, on the same night that Beto O’Rourke won the party’s nomination for governor.
03/02/2022

OPINION: Who Is Your District Attorney? Why Electing A Prosecutor Is Crucial To Ensuring Justice For You

This year, congressional elections will be a large focus but Black communities should be equally concerned with who prosecutes criminal cases in their city or county.
02/24/2022

Kamala Harris Says She And Biden Have Never Talked About A 2024 Re-Election Bid

Harris has taken the lead on voting rights legislation that has stalled in the Senate.
12/17/2021

Black Voters Make A Variety Of Choices On Mayors and Ballot Issues In Major Cities

In Atlanta candidates are headed to a runoff, while in New York, Detroit and Cleveland, the choice was clear and in Pittsburgh, history was made.
11/03/2021

How NY Attorney General Letitia James’ Expected Gubernatorial Run Announcement Changes The Political Field

Her rise in the political universe could make her the first Black woman to win the position in U.S. history, but the path ahead still has challenges.
10/28/2021

Pittsburgh Primary Upset Poises Town To Have First Black Mayor

Ed Gainey defeated incumbent Bill Peduto.
05/21/2021

Black Republican Announces Candidacy To Challenge Rev. Raphael Warnock in 2022 U.S. Senate Race

Kelvin King is one of many Republicans who want the seat.
04/14/2021

Decision Made In Georgia State Rep. Park Cannon Arrest Amid Anger Over New Election Law

The legislator had faced a felony charge.
04/07/2021