1-866-MYVOTE-1 Partners with the Election Protection Hotline

1-866-MYVOTE-1 Partners with the Election Protection Hotline to Help Callers Respond to Voter Suppression, Voter ID Problems As the 2012 presidential campaign counts down to Election Day, the 1-866-MYVOTE-1 Voter Empowerment Hotline is shifting from primarily voter registration to a valuable tool … [Read more...]

What to watch for in the second presidential debate

By: Chris Cizzilla - Washington Post President Obama and Mitt Romney will take the stage tonight at Hofstra University for their second general election debate — the most important debate since, well, their first debate 13 days ago. Given President Obama’s stinker of a performance the first … [Read more...]

Free Candy Crowley!

By: Chris Cillizza- Washington PostCampaigns like control. The less variables in any given situation, the better. And so, it shouldn’t be surprising that the legal teams for President Obama and Mitt Romney — in a rare moment of bipartisanship — have complained to the Commission on Presidential … [Read more...]

Do black people support Obama because he’s black?

By: Jesse Washington, Associated Press - thegrio.com AP Photo/Peter Kramer Surviving slavery, segregation and discrimination has forged a special pride in African-Americans. Now some are saying this hard-earned pride has become prejudice in the form of blind loyalty to President Barack … [Read more...]

Obama Campaign’s Fundraising at All-Time High

(AURN) -- President Barack Obama's campaign has raised $181 Million in September during his re-election efforts. The campaign announced via Twitter that it has set a new fundraising record. Listen: Photo: AP … [Read more...]

30 Days Out: Fundamentals Still Favor Obama

By: Amy Walter - ABCnews.com AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall There's a new injury going around in political circles these days: it's called political whiplash. It's caused by the ever changing -- sometimes violently so -- perceptions of the presidential contest. This week started with dour … [Read more...]

As Romney stumbles, Obama regains his mojo

By: Aaron Blake - Washington Post The recent shifts in the polls may be less about Mitt Romney than they are about President Obama. We have been documenting for a few days how Obama has consistently risen in polls of swing states — in many of them by several points — to the point where Romney … [Read more...]

Facing The Black Vote

By: April Ryan “Every vote counts”, is cliché but this year Democrats are banking that saying it will move blacks to the polls on November 6, 2012.   Democrats, civil rights organizations and minority leaders are pushing that fact for the next 50 days leading into the Presidential election … [Read more...]

Fighting for the Black Vote

(AURN) -- 47 years after the Voting Rights Act became law, there are still efforts to ensure the right to vote for Black Americans particularly for the 2012 Presidential Elections. Listen: … [Read more...]

Romney on Debates: Obama Will ‘Say Things That Aren’t True’

Courtesy of: “Good Morning America” and ABC’s George Stephanopoulos Photo: Martin H. Simon/ABC With the first presidential debate less than three weeks away, Mitt Romney is spending lots of time getting ready behind closed doors.  In his first comments on that debate prep, he told me that Sen. … [Read more...]