Keisha Lance-Bottoms Lead GROWS In Atlanta Mayoral Runoff, But Norwood Is Still Talking About A “Recount”

Defeated Atlanta mayoral candidate Mary Norwood is not going away quietly into the night. The accused Republican and Trump supporter lost the race to be Atlanta’s next mayor ... Continue Reading →

Alabama Special Election To Be Decided Today

  The contentious Alabama Senate election will be decided today, as voters choose between Democrat Doug Jones, a former federal prosecutor who sent two of the KKK members responsible ... Continue Reading →

Keisha Lance Bottoms WINS Atlanta Mayoral Race By About 700 Votes

Keisha Lance Bottoms overcame a slew of local big name endorsements for her opponent, media references to a bribery scandal, and a weekend poll that showed her 6 points behind Mary ... Continue Reading →

Former Trump Aide Pleads Guilty To Lying, Now “Cooperating” With Special Fed Prosecutor

A former member of President Donald Trump’s Cabinet pleaded guilty today to a federal charge of lying to the FBI about conversations with Russia’s ambassador. According ... Continue Reading →

Nancy Pelosi Switches Out On John Conyers: She Now Says Embattled, Longtime Congressman Needs To Go

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi knew she stepped in some doo-doo when she came to the defense of embattled and accused longtime Michigan Congressman John Conyers. Pelosi was widely ... Continue Reading →

Jon Ossoff Goes To Bat For Keisha Lance-Bottoms In Robocall

Its all hands on deck as the Democratic Party goes all-in for Atlanta mayoral candidate Keisha Lance-Bottoms. In a recent robocall, former congressional candidate Jon Ossoff implores ... Continue Reading →

Political SHOCKER: Former Atlanta Mayor Endorses Mary Norwood’s Bid To Be Next ATL Mayor

Former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin–the city’s first female and first African American female mayor–endorsed Mary Norwood’s bid to become the majority-Black ... Continue Reading →

New Orleans’ New First Female Mayor Worked To Bring People Back To The City Post-Katrina

LaToya Cantrell was elected Saturday to become the first female mayor in New Orleans history. The 45-year-old L.A. native came to town in 1990 as a college student who ended up attending ... Continue Reading →

Activist Photo’D In Square-Off With Riot Police Set To Take Seat On Charlotte City Council Next Month

Then-thirty two year old Braxton Winston was photographed in one of 2016’s most memorable images: a young, shirtless Black man standing directly in front of heavily armed police ... Continue Reading →

After Helping Feds Convict Former Congresswoman, Woman At Center Of Corrine Brown’s Charity Scam Seeks No Jail Time

  Carla Wiley, the Virginia woman who rolled over on former Florida Congresswoman Corrine Brown in a federal case, is seeking no jail time after pleading guilty to federal charges. Wiley ... Continue Reading →

Two Ladies Advance To Runoff In Historic Atlanta Mayoral Election

Last night, Atlanta voters pushed two women into a runoff to be the city’s next mayor. Councilwoman Keshia Lance-Bottoms came in first place in the crowded field, drawing 26% ... Continue Reading →

38 Year Old Becomes 1st Black Lt. Governor of Virginia

A 38 year old attorney has won election as the state of Virginia’s first African American Lt. Governor. Justin Fairfax, a former federal prosecutor, defeated Republican Jill ... Continue Reading →

Hated-On Former DNC Chair Donna Brazile Has Message For Critics: “Go To Hell”

Political guru Donna Brazile is the subject of a lot of eye rolls from Democrats who are pissed that the one-time acting Democratic National Committee chairwoman has spilled the beans ... Continue Reading →

Convicted Former Congresswoman Corrine Brown Awaits Judge’s Decision On Sentencing Delay Request

Back in May, former Florida Congresswoman Corrine Brown was convicted of charges that accused her of masterminding a phony charity then using its cash resources to fund fancy trips, ... Continue Reading →

Trump Associates INDICTED As Russia Influence Probe Intensifies

Two of President Donald Trump’s associates–former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and former campaign official Rick Gates–have been indicted on federal charges related ... Continue Reading →