Black People Politics : Democrats' Plan to take back White House: #swingleft

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    House Democrats unveil their first bill in the majority: a sweeping anti-corruption proposal
    Democrats will take up voting rights, campaign finance reform, and a lobbying crackdown — all in their first bill of the year

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    House Democrats unveil their first bill in the majority: a sweeping anti-corruption proposal

    Democrats will take up voting rights, campaign finance reform, and a lobbying crackdown — all in their first bill of the year.
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    Angry Democrats look to settle score in Georgia after 'voter suppression denied Stacey Abrams victory'


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    Angry Democrats look to settle score in Georgia after 'voter suppression denied Stacey Abrams victory'

    On a day when it felt the rain would never stop, John Barrow was rallying his team for the final days of battle. In a campaign office 20 miles north-east of Atlanta, he was talking like a high school American football coach in the movies, urging...
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    She said Mr Barrow believed in fair play and a fair fight, and was running on a bold platform of protecting the sacred right to vote. “He understands that rampant voter suppression on election day, and during early voting, disincentivised and disenfranchised [large numbers of Georgians],” she said...

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    Sanders eyes 'bigger' 2020 bid despite some warning signs


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    Sanders eyes 'bigger' 2020 bid despite some warning signs

    BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — An insurgent underdog no more, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is laying the groundwork to launch a bigger presidential campaign than his first, as advisers predict he would open the 2020 Democratic presidential primary season...
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    In this Nov. 27, 2018, photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks about his new book, 'Where We Go From Here: Two Years in the Resistance' in Washington. Sanders is poised to become a dominant force in the Democratic Party’s next presidential primary election should he run. But with his liberal ideology taking hold in the Democratic mainstream, there are signs of cracks in his political base _ even in his own backyard _ as Sanders’ loyalists begin to size up the large number of presidential prospects aligned with their party’s far-left wing. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)




     
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    2 Black Women Could Define American Democracy For The Next Generation



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    The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund's director-counsel, Sherrilyn Ifill (left), and assistant director, Janai Nelson. Both recalled being conscious of racial injustice in America at a young age. (Getty Images/Graphic by Damon Scheleur)

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    2 Black Women Could Define American Democracy For The Next Generation

    Peering at her television screen, she could see the whole dais during Richard
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    Ifill and her associate director-counsel, Janai Nelson, said they remember discovering their passions for civil rights work early in their lives. Ifill was reared in a politically minded family and, as a child, desperately wished she had been alive during the height of the civil rights movement.

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    Cory Booker Fuels 2020 Speculation With Rousing Speech On Criminal Justice Reform


    WASHINGTON ― Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) pressed for long-overdue reforms to the nation’s criminal justice system on Tuesday, urging Americans not to lose faith in the ongoing fight for civil rights despite fears that a bipartisan prison and sentencing reform bill may be on the cusp of defeat in Congress...

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    Cory Booker Fuels 2020 Speculation With Rousing Speech On Criminal Justice Reform

    WASHINGTON ― Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) pressed for long-overdue reforms to the
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