Republican Endorses Dem Running Against West

Republican Bob Crowder, who opposed Allen West in the GOP primary for West’s seat this summer, announced that he’s endorsing the Democrat running against West in what promises to be a...

Why is President Rushing Back to Campaign?

Right now let’s face it: New Jersey Chris Christie is the best Obama 2012 campaign surrogate of the last 48 hours. The praise Christie gave President Obama as the Republican Governor deals...

Powell Endorses Obama Again

ROSE: Will you endorse President Obama this race? POWELL: Well, you know I voted for him in 2008 and I plan to stick with him in 2012, and I’ll be voting for he and for Vice President Joe Biden...

“Like Many Human Beings” JJJr Releases Robocall

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Released the following robocall to constituents: Hello this is Congressman Jackson. For the past few months I have undergone medical treatment to address several serious...

Allen West Race Will Be Close

We will know in 20 days… AP: “One of the tea party’s most recognizable faces in Congress is fighting for his political future. Republican Rep. Allen West is seeking re-election...

Chicago Paper Grows Tired of the Jesse Jr. Show

In an editorial in the Chicago Sun Times this morning, the paper delivers a smackdown to Jesse Jackson, Jr who has not been seen publicly for four months. New reports of a possible new federal...

Cleaver on Mervyn Dymally

Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Emanuel Cleaver released the following statement regarding the death of former Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Mervyn Dymally on October 7, 2012. Mr....

Was 7.8% a Gamechanger?

Was last week’s unemployment number the game changing event that will decide the election 28 days from now?

Barbara Lee Statement on Mervyn Dymally

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Issues Statement on the Passing of Mervyn Dymally Oakland, CA – Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-Oakland) issued the following statement on the passing of Mervyn Dymally...

Mitt Pulls Even w Obama in Post Debate Gallup Poll

The Hill: “Romney also was pegged as the debate winner by independents, by 70 to 19 percent and even by Democrats who said his performance topped Obama’s by 49 percent to 39.” The...

Mervyn Dymally Dies at Age 86

Tweet: @ChadPergram: Former Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Mervyn Dymally (D-CA) dies at age 86. Was CA’s highest-ranking black official. Served at Lt. Gov. Former California...

Tonight: WHUR FM – Romney/Obama Debate Talk

I’ll be on WHUR FM 96.3 at 712 pm on the Daily Drum. We will discuss last night’s Presidential debate.

NAACP in Richmond on Felony Disenfranchisement

NAACP Continues Campaign Against Felony Disenfranchisement in Virginia The NAACP and Virginia State Conference will hold press conference to continue fighting for the restoration of rights for...

Poll Shows West Losing to Murphy By 9 Points

Though freshman Tea Party Rep. Allen West (R-FL) released a poll last week showing he was ahead of challenger Patrick Murphy, a new poll has heads turning. “According to a poll taken for the...