Implications of a Democratic Congress

By Jessica Valoris Nov 10, 2006

The RaceWire Beat – 11.10.06 Impact of Political Shift in Congress Does Democrat-controlled congress mean Black political gains? Democratic Victory Raises Spirits of Those Favoring Citizenship for Illegal Aliens Supporters of granting citizenship to some or all illegal immigrants say the Democratic takeover of Congress has galvanized their cause and could lead to sweeping changes in immigration law. Historic Apology Over Sacred Site PG&E will remove a treatment plant on desert land Indians see as a path to the afterlife. The RaceWire Beat is a digest of the day’s top news stories on race and politics collected by the staff at ColorLines magazine.