election

Stacey Abrams Loses Second Attempt To Take Georgia Governor’s Race

Despite her grassroots efforts helping Joe Biden to win the presidency, she was unable to drum up the same enthusiasm this time for herself.
11/09/2022

Dave Chappelle To Host Saturday Night Live Nov. 12

With Black Star (Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli) as the musical guest.
11/06/2022

Val Demings and Marco Rubio Take Jabs At Each Other In Uneasy Florida Senate Debate

Abortion, gun rights and several other topics were ammunition for each side in what’s turned out to be a contentious race.
10/19/2022

Tense Debate Between Abrams, Kemp Shows Continued Political Conflict in Georgia Gubernatorial Election

If the rematch between Stacey Abrams and Gov. Brian Kemp was going to calm down any, this is about as calm as it gets.
10/18/2022

Val Demings Is Leading Marco Rubio In Florida Senate Race By 4 Points, New Poll Finds

She gained the support of 48 percent of surveyed registered voters who said they’d vote in the midterm elections.
08/17/2022

Kenya Presidential Election Bitterly Splits Country, Spurs Protests Over Political Rivals

With the vote divided almost evenly, between William Ruto and Raila Odinga, the expectation is that the result will be taken to court.
08/16/2022

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