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House Democrats Boo Bernie Sanders in Contentious Meeting

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By Deirdre Walsh, CNN Washington, DC -House Democrats roughed up Sen. Bernie Sanders in a closed-door session Wednesday after he deflected questions about when he would formally back Hillary Clinton for president, with a group of members booing him at one point, according to three Democrats who attended the meeting. The vast majority of House […]

Former NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous Endorses Sanders

Vivica A. Fox to Host 2016 DNC Watch Party Celebrating the Black Vote

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Philadelphia, PA – Actress, producer and businesswoman, Vivica A. Fox, will join chair of the Darby County PA Democratic Party, Richard Womack Jr, to host the DogonVillage.com’s 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC) Watch Party complete with dinner, dancing, DJ, and live performance by Grammy winner, Howard Hewett, and soulful jazz vocalist, LaTosha Brown. Themed, Celebrating […]

David & Tamela Mann Return for More Laughs As Season Two of Popular Bounce TV Comedy Series Mann & Wife Premieres Tues. April 5 at 9pm ET/8pm CT

AP Count: Clinton Has Delegates to Win Democratic Nomination #MakingHistory

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By Hope Yen, Stephen Ohlemacher, Lisa Lerer and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press (Los Angeles, CA) – Striding into history, Hillary Clinton will become the first woman to top the presidential ticket of a major U.S. political party, capturing commitments Monday from the number of delegates needed to become the Democrats’ presumptive nominee. The victory arrived […]

Clinton Campaign Takes Control of DNC, Appoints SEIU’s Brandon Davis as Chief of Staff

Clinton In Commanding Lead Over Trump Among Young Voters, Harvard Youth Poll Finds

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Washington, DC – A new national poll of America’s 18- to 29-year-olds by Harvard’s Institute of Politics (IOP), located at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, finds Hillary Clinton the clear front-runner over Donald Trump to win the White House in 2016. Among likely voters, Clinton has 61% of young voters and Trump 25%, […]

Vivica A. Fox to Host 2016 DNC Watch Party Celebrating the Black Vote

The Pragmatic Tradition of African-American Voters

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(New York Magazine)African-American support for Hillary Clinton asserted itself again in Wisconsin and accounts for her firm command of the Democratic primary. It is likewise the source of befuddlement and consternation among Bernie Sanders’s supporters. Sanders has energetically promoted racial justice and attracted numerous high-profile black surrogates, all of whom earnestly see his brand of […]

Why Is Bernie Sanders Overtaking Hillary?

It’s Becoming Very Clear the Support of Black Voters, Especially Black Women is the Key to a Hillary Clinton Win

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Poll after poll indicates that Hillary Clinton’s run for president is more of a challenge than many expected. CNN exit polls indicate that people still do not trust Hillary Clinton. After her recent losses, including Wisconsin, it’s becoming very clear that the support of black women voters is the key to a Clinton victory. A […]

US elections 2012: tensions over race likely to suppress black vote