Wake Up Progressives: @RandPaul is Better on Criminal Justice Than Many Dems
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Wake Up Progressives: @RandPaul is Better on Criminal Justice Than Many Dems

Yeah that’s right I’m saying it: Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is better than many, if…

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@TheRoot: #BlackWomenLead “Black Emily’s List” + the Power of Black Women
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@TheRoot: #BlackWomenLead “Black Emily’s List” + the Power of Black Women

@TheRoot: @HigherHeights4, “Black Emily’s List” + the Power of Black Women — Power, policy and mobilizing…

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51: GOP Sen. Mark Kirk + Dem Bob Menendez to Vote YES for #LorettaLynch
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51: GOP Sen. Mark Kirk + Dem Bob Menendez to Vote YES for #LorettaLynch

At a speech to  in Chicago today, Republican Senator Mark Kirk announced he will vote…

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Results: #LGBT Lobby Demonstrates How Solid Pressure Gets Results in Politics
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Results: #LGBT Lobby Demonstrates How Solid Pressure Gets Results in Politics

How Economic Pressure Works.  Wanna watch how green politics on a blue agenda item works…

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Durbin Says #LorettaLynch “Asked to Sit in the Back of the Bus” re Nomination
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Durbin Says #LorettaLynch “Asked to Sit in the Back of the Bus” re Nomination

AG Eric Holder Statement on Shooting of Two #Ferguson Police
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AG Eric Holder Statement on Shooting of Two #Ferguson Police

ATTORNEY GENERAL HOLDER STATEMENT ON THE OVERNIGHT SHOOTING OF TWO OFFICERS IN FERGUSON, MISSOURI  …

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Holder Says Blacks Not Equally Treated by Police. Is That News?
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Holder Says Blacks Not Equally Treated by Police. Is That News?

Stop acting surprised.  Everything Michelle Alexander wrote about in 2010 in The New Jim Crow…

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John Lewis: “The Speaker’s action is an affront to the President” #NetanyahuSpeech
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John Lewis: “The Speaker’s action is an affront to the President” #NetanyahuSpeech

Rep. John Lewis on Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Address                  Rep. John Lewis along with several of…

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Bi-Partisan Bill to End Mandatory Minimums to Drop Today
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Bi-Partisan Bill to End Mandatory Minimums to Drop Today

Democrats Sens. Dick Durbin, Pat Leahy, and Rep. Bobby Scott will be joined by Tea…

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@BennieGThompson on the Passing of Rep. Alan Nunnelee
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@BennieGThompson on the Passing of Rep. Alan Nunnelee

WASHINGTON, DC – On February 6, Congressman Bennie G. Thompson (MS) released the following statement…

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Black Unemployment for Jan. 2015: 10.3%
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Black Unemployment for Jan. 2015: 10.3%

Black unemployment for January 2015 was 10.3%.  It was 10.4% in december 2014 , so…

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@TheHill: Rep. Richmond’s Steve Scalise Rehab Campaign Continues
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@TheHill: Rep. Richmond’s Steve Scalise Rehab Campaign Continues

@TheRoot CBC Offers Support to #Ferguson Activists
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@TheRoot CBC Offers Support to #Ferguson Activists

Lauren Victoria Burke in TheRoot.com. CBC Offers Support to #Ferguson Activists. After a dinner meeting with 10…

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#Ferguson: Only African American on St. Louis Board of Elections Removed
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#Ferguson: Only African American on St. Louis Board of Elections Removed

“When you have a county that has at least 45 percent minority population you would…

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