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Jay Smooth's Scared of Christine O'Donnell

Jay Smooth’s Scared of Christine O’Donnell

by Jamilah King on October 7 2010, 11:37AM

And maybe we should be, too.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Did Meg Whitman Hire an Undocumented Maid?

Did Meg Whitman Hire an Undocumented Maid?

by Jamilah King on September 30 2010, 6:07PM

There’s new drama in California’s governor’s race.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Immigration

Latino Voters Not Swayed by GOP

Latino Voters Not Swayed by GOP

by Jamilah King on September 28 2010, 11:45AM

Researchers confirm that money can’t always buy politics.

Topics: 2010 Elections

GOP's Loony

GOP’s Loony “Pledge” Remains the Same: To Be Destructive

by Kai Wright on September 23 2010, 12:35PM

After two years of naked obstruction, the GOP says it’s now got ideas. Not really.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Kai Wright, Politics

Florida Senate Race Might Not Be That Close, After All

Florida Senate Race Might Not Be That Close, After All

by Jamilah King on September 21 2010, 2:38PM

Marco Rubio’s surging in the polls, while Gov. Charlie Crist fights to remain relevant.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Mr. President, I'm Exhausted of Defending You

Mr. President, I’m Exhausted of Defending You

by Jamilah King on September 20 2010, 4:27PM

One black voter tells Obama she’s tired of waiting for the change.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Whitman Breaks Spending Record, But Watches Lead in Polls Shrink

Whitman Breaks Spending Record, But Watches Lead in Polls Shrink

by Jamilah King on September 16 2010, 11:25AM

Despite her big bucks, Meg Whitman’s anti-gay and anti-immigrant rhetoric still turns voters off.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Kevin Powell's Open Letter:

Kevin Powell’s Open Letter: “I Am Hip Hop”

by Jamilah King on September 9 2010, 5:00PM

The aspiring politician tries to paint himself as the new alternative for black New Yorkers.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Finally, Arizona's Jan Brewer Gives Us Something To Laugh At

Finally, Arizona’s Jan Brewer Gives Us Something To Laugh At

by Julianne Hing on September 3 2010, 12:30PM

The lawmaker’s battling immigrants. And English grammar.

Topics: 2010 Elections

The Jan Brewer Post-Primary Victory Tour

The Jan Brewer Post-Primary Victory Tour

by Julianne Hing on August 30 2010, 3:26PM

Xenophobia in your face.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Politics

Anti-Muslim Pols Channel Willie Horton Ad Experts For New Smears

Anti-Muslim Pols Channel Willie Horton Ad Experts For New Smears

by Jamilah King on August 27 2010, 2:24PM

The reverberations from the Park 51 debate are still being felt far away from lower Manhattan.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Marco Rubio's Tea Party Ride, and Crash, Into National Politics

Marco Rubio’s Tea Party Ride, and Crash, Into National Politics

by Jamilah King on August 27 2010, 2:08PM

The first generation son of Cuban exiles is rising to become a rare, outspoken conservative Latino on the national stage.

Topics: 2010 Elections

The Many Faces of John McCain--an Interactive History Interactive

The Many Faces of John McCain—an Interactive History

by Julianne Hing on August 24 2010, 12:20PM

In the last 10 years, the Arizona Senator’s gone from being one of the most visible Republican leaders for immigration reform to one of its most aggressive hawks.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Immigration

GOP Backs Away From Its Bright Young Stars of Color

GOP Backs Away From Its Bright Young Stars of Color

by Jamilah King on August 18 2010, 3:15PM

They’re just not conservative enough.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Charlie Rangel Says,

Charlie Rangel Says, “Fire Your Best Shot”

by Jamilah King on August 11 2010, 1:28PM

The embattled Harlem rep takes to the House floor for a full-throated self-defense.

Topics: 2010 Elections

The White House's Leftwing Punching Bag

The White House’s Leftwing Punching Bag

by Kai Wright on August 10 2010, 5:00PM

Gibbs’ attack was cynical, arrogant or both.

Topics: 2010 Elections, Politics

What Meg Whitman Really Needs? White Men.

What Meg Whitman Really Needs? White Men.

by Naima Ramos-Chapman on August 10 2010, 3:10PM

California’s governor’s race may fall along traditional lines.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Rep. Waters Faces Formal Charges, Ready to Square Off

Rep. Waters Faces Formal Charges, Ready to Square Off

by Jamilah King on August 9 2010, 3:51PM

Another black lawmaker’s in the hot seat.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Tea Party Searches For Dollars--and Sense

Tea Party Searches For Dollars—and Sense

by Jamilah King on August 9 2010, 1:57PM

Though, even when they’re broke, they keep chugging along.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Rangel Charged, Says He's Finally Had a

Rangel Charged, Says He’s Finally Had a “Bad Day”

by Jamilah King on July 29 2010, 6:08PM

The famously confident Harlem legend faces 13 ethics violations.

Topics: 2010 Elections