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Dem Lawmakers Cry Foul After Senate GOP Rejects Voting Rights Bill
In a close vote, Republicans thwart the legislation that would have protected vulnerable Americans from voter suppression.
After Collapse Of Police Reform Bill Talks, Supporters Express Dismay, Cast Blame
There was hope for reform, but the prospect now seems lost.
Voting Rights Bill Likely To Stall In Senate Due To GOP Filibuster, But Democrats Unite Behind It
The ‘For The People Act’ faces major GOP opposition.
Senate Passes Bill to Make Juneteenth A Federal Holiday
The bill is expected to pass the House soon.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Talks Police Reform, Voting Rights And Black-Owned Businesses
The top Senate Democrat faces significant challenges.
Rep. Val Demings Says She’s Considering Running For One Of Two Powerful Positions
She is looking at a run for U.S. Senate or governor.
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.
OPINION: Ron Johnson’s Rhetoric Is Flat Out Racist, Despite All The Noise
The GOP senator can’t help but show just who he is.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom Says He’ll Replace Dianne Feinstein With A Black Woman If She Retires
He was criticized for not choosing a Black woman before.
Stacey Abrams Says Voting Reform Bill Should Be Exempt From Filibuster
The procedural debate can threaten the bill.